Eriopis

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In Greek mythology, the name Eriopis may refer to:

  1. Daughter of Apollo and Arsinoe (herself daughter of Leucippus), thus possibly a sister of Asclepius.[1]
  2. Daughter of Jason and Medea, sister of Medus.[2]
  3. Mother of Ajax the Lesser by Oileus.[3] Scholia on the Iliad inform that she was a daughter of Pheres and Clymene, and was also known as Eriope or Alcimache.[4]
  4. Consort of Anchises and mother by him of a daughter Hippodamia.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Scholia on Pindar, Pythian Ode, 3. 14
  2. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 3. 9
  3. ^ Homer, Iliad, 13. 697
  4. ^ Scholia on Iliad, 13. 697, 15. 336
  5. ^ Scholia on Iliad, 13. 429
  6. ^ Hesychius of Alexandria s. v