(Καικῖνος; Kaikînos). According to Paus. 6,6,4, the C. is the border river between Locri and Rhegium, where the Athenians under Laches  defeated the Locrians under Proxenus (Thuc. 3,103,3) in what is today Amendolea/Sicily. The Locrian fist fighter Euthymus was worshipped at a hero-shrine and regarded as the son of the river god C. (Ael. VH 8,18).
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Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart),
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 24 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e605150>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510