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Glaucippe (Γλαυκίππη), in Greek mythology, is a name that may refer to:

  • Glaucippe, one of the Danaids, daughter of Danaus and Polyxo. She married (and murdered) Potamon, son of Aegyptus and Caliadne.[1] This Glaucippe is also mentioned by Hyginus. Due to his list of Danaids and Aegyptiads being poorly preserved, her husband's name is almost illegible here: *Niavius.[2]
  • Glaucippe, daughter of Xanthus and possible mother of Hecuba.[3]


  1. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Library, 2.1.5
  2. ^ Hyginus, Fabulae, 170
  3. ^ Scholia on Euripides, Hecuba, 3