In Greek mythology
is the name of two different Trojan War
- King of the Cicones (according to the Iliad.)
- King of the Taphians (according to the Odyssey.)
In Book I of The Odyssey, the Goddess Athena disguises herself as Mentes (son of Anchialus), an old family friend of Odysseus, when she goes to visit his son, Telemachus.