List of mythological figures named Thebe

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Thebe (Ancient Greek: Θήβη) is a feminine name mentioned several times in Greek mythology, in accounts that imply multiple female characters, four of whom are said to have had three cities named Thebes after them:

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  1. ^ Diodorus Siculus, Library of History, 4. 72. 1
  2. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2. 5. 2
  3. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 3. 5. 6
  4. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece 5. 22. 6
  5. ^ a b Tzetzes on Lycophron, 1206
  6. ^ Stephanus of Byzantium s. v. Thēbē
  7. ^ Diodorus Siculus, Library of History, 5. 49. 3
  8. ^ Nonnus, Dionysiaca, 4. 304; 5. 86; 41. 270
  9. ^ Scholia on Homer, Iliad, 9. 383
  10. ^ John Lydus, De mensibus, 4. 67
  11. ^ Scholia on Homer, Iliad, 6. 396
  12. ^ Clement of Alexandria, Recognitions, 10. 21