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EUPHEME
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Ευφημη
Ευφημια
Euphêmê
Euphêmia
Eupheme Praise, Applause,
Acclamation

EUPHEME was the spirit (daimona) of words of good omen, acclamation, praise, applause and shouts of triumph. Her opposite number was Momos (Critique). She and her sisters Eukleia (Good Repute), Euthenia (Prosperity) and Philophrosyne (Welcome) were probably the goddesses known collectively as the younger Kharites (Graces).

PARENTS
HEPHAISTOS & AGLAIA (Orphic Rhapsodies Frag)

Sources:

  • Orphica, Theogonies Fragments - Greek Hymns C3rd B.C. - C2nd A.D.

Other references not currently quoted here: Orphic Fragments