Histiaea

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Histiaea or Hestiaia may refer to:

  • Mythical figure:
    • Histiaea, a daughter of Hyrieus, from whom the town of Histiaea, in Northern Euboea, was said to have derived its name[1][2]
  • Placenames:
    • Histiaea, an ancient city on the northwest coast of Euboea
    • Histiaea, Athenian deme/township of Aegeis phyle/clan in Attica.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eustathius of Thessalonica on Homer, p. 280; comp. Strabo, Geography, 10. 1. 3-5
  2. ^ Women of classical mythology: a biographical dictionary By Robert E. Bell Page 247 (1993)