Aoide

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For the Jupiter moon, see Aoede (moon).

In Greek mythology, Aoide (Ancient Greek: Ἀοιδή) (or in Latin Aoede) was one of the three original (Boeotian) muses, which later expanded to five, before the Nine Olympians Muses were named. Her sisters were Melete and Mneme. She was the muse of song. According to Greek mythology, she is the daughter of Zeus, the King of the Gods, and Mnemosyne, the goddess of memory.

She lends her name to the moon Jupiter XLI, also called Aoede, which orbits the planet Jupiter.

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