Simoïs

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Simoïs

(sĭm`ōĭs), small river, NW Turkey, a tributary of the Scamander. It was the scene of many legendary events of Asia Minor, particularly during the siege of Troy.
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There Telamonian Aias struck down the son of Anthemion Simoneisios in his stripling's beauty, whom once his mother descending from Ida bore beside the banks of Simoeis when she had followed her father and mother to tend the sheepflocks.
As if offended by Achilles' havoc and his taunting and tainting it, calling on its tributary, the Simoeis, for help, Xanthus' bloody waters rise in protest, so threaten to drown Achilles.