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Polymele
(137 words)

(Πολυμήλη/Polymḗlē, Πολυμήλα/Polymḗla).

[German version]

[1] Mother of Jason

Daughter of Autolycus [1], wife of Aeson [1], mother of Jason (Iason [1]) (Hes. fr. 38 M.-W.).

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[2] Lover of Hermes

Daughter of king Phylas [1] of Ephyra, lover of Hermes, mother by him of Eudorus [1], thereafter wife of Echecles, the son of Actor (Hom. Il. 16,179-190).

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[3] Wife of Peleus before Thetis

Daughter of Actor, wife of Peleus befor…

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Käppel, Lutz (Kiel) and Johannsen, Nina (Kiel), “Polymele”, 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 12 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1002150>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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