Origin of the name EPAPHOS.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name EPAPHOS.
EPAPHOS (Ἔπαφος). "Touch."
Latinized Epaphus. (The
Mythology of Greece and Rome, Fairbanks, 1907). In
Greco-Egyptian mythology the son of Io, and the first king of Egypt.
He had a daughter called Lybia, from whom the district so named derived
its title. (An Archaic Dictionary, Cooper, 1876).