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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Polion on the Simoeis, but the fortifications were poor and it was consequently destroyed.
Before the rivers Scamander and Simoeis silted up its natural harbour Troy was a perfect haven for ships battling up this windy section of the Aegean or arriving from the Black Sea.
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.