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Amphithea
(95 words)

(Ἀμφιθέα; Amphithéa).

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[1] Wife of  Autolycus

Wife of  Autolycus, mother of Anticlea, grandmother of Odysseus (Hom. Od. 11,85; 19,416).

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[2] Wife of the Tyrrhenian king  Aeolus

Wife of the Tyrrhenian king  Aeolus [3]. Her children Macareus and Canace live in an incestuous relationship (Eur. Aeolus 14-41 TGF) [1].

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[3] Wife of Lycurgus

Wife of Lycurgus, the son of Pheres,…

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), “Amphithea”, 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 10 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e118880>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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