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Ocyr(r)hoe
(141 words)

(Ὠκυρ(ρ)όη; Ōkyr(r)hóē).

[German version]

[1] Daughter of Oceanus

Daughter of Oceanus (Hes. Theog. 360).

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[2] Playmate of Persephone

Playmate of  Persephone (Hom. H. 5,420).

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[3] Samian nymph

Samian nymph, daughter of the river god Imbrasus and of Chesias; loved by Apollo, who pursues her and turns the ship onto which she escapes into a rock and its helmsman Pompilus…

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Käppel, Lutz (Kiel), “Ocyr(r)hoe”, 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 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e829690>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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