Eurydice of Mycenae

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In Greek mythology, Eurydice (/jʊəˈrɪdɪsi/; Greek: Εὐρυδίκη) was the daughter of Pelops and was married to Electryon, king of Mycenae and son of Perseus. She bore him Alcmena, mother of Heracles.[1] In other versions of the myth, Eurydice's place was taken by Anaxo, Electryon's niece.[2]

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  1. ^ Turner, Coulter (2001), p. 175
  2. ^ Turner, Coulter (2001), p. 35


  • Patricia Turner, Charles Russell Coulter, "Dictionary of ancient deities", Oxford University Press, 2001, ISBN 0-19-514504-6