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  • PAEAN (Gr.
  • IaTpOyavris oiaaws), but it is not known whether Paean was originally a separate deity or merely an aspect of Apollo.
  • 43 2) definitely separates the two, and in later poetry Paean is invoked independently as a health god.
  • It is equally difficult to discover the relation between Paean or Paeon in the sense of " healer " and Paean in the sense of " song."
  • About the 4th century the paean became merely a formula of adulation; its object was either to implore protection against disease and misfortune, or to offer thanks after such protection had been rendered.

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