(Κλείτη; Kleítē, ‘The Famous One’). The daughter of Merops, newly wed wife of Cyzicus, king of the Doliones, who was killed by his guest Jason  in a fatal night-time duel whereupon C. hung herself because of her grief (Apoll. Rhod. 1,974ff., 1063ff.; Parthenius 28 MythGr 2). The waters of spring came from C.'s tears (Orph. A. 594ff.; Schol. Apoll. Rhod. 1,1065f. ) or those of the nymphs of the grove crying around her (Apoll. Rhod. 1,1067ff. ).
1 H. Fränkel, Noten zu den Argonautika des Apollonios, 1968, 130f.
2 S. Ja…