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(Ἀλκίππη; Alkíppē). Common woman's name in mythological epics.

[German version]

[1] Figure of Greek myth: daughter of Ares

Daughter of Ares and Cecrop's daughter Agraulus, raped by  Halirrhotius (Apollod. 3,180),

[German version]

[2] Figure of Greek myth: grandmother of Daedalus

Grandmother of Daedalus, mother of Eupalamus by Metion (Apollod. 3,214).

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), “Alcippe”, in: 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 19 September 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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