(Δηιόπεια; Dēiópeia). A nymph in the vicinity of Cyrene, distinguished by her extraordinary beauty; she lives in the depths of the Peneius (Verg. G. 4,343). Juno promises her to Aeolus in marriage (Verg. Aen. 1,71-73).
R. A. B. Mynors, Virgil. Georgics (comm.), 1990, 303
M. Scarsi, s.v. D., EV 2,17.
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Bloch, René (Berne),
Brill’s New Pauly
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