Leuconoe
(234 words)

[German version]

[1] Daughter of Phosphorus

(Λευκονόη; Leukonóē). Daughter of Phosphoros. With Apollo the father, she is the mother of Philammon (Hyg. Fab. 161) whose mother is otherwise said to be Chione [2] or Philonis (Hyg. Fab. 200; Pherecydes FGrH 3 F 120; Conon FGrH 26 F 1,7).

Bibliography

M. C. van der Kolf, s.v. Philonis, RE 20, 74-75.

[German version]

[2] Attic asty deme

(Λευκονόη, Phot. s.v.). Records of the name: Suda s.v. Λευκόνιον, Harpocr. s.v. Λευκόνοιον/[ἐγ Λ]ευκ…

Cite this page
Michel, Raphael (Basle) and Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Leuconoe”, 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 23 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e702840>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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