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NAIAS ARGIA
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Ναιας Αργια Naias Argia Naiad Argia Argive Naiad

THE NAIAS "ARGIA" (the Argive) was an unnamed Naiad Nymph of Mykenai (Mycenae) in the Argolis (southern Greece). She was the wife of Prince Thyestes.

PARENTS
Perhaps a daughter of the River INAKHOS
OFFSPRING
AGLAOS, KALLILEON, ORKHOMENOS (by Thyestes) (Apollodorus E2.13)

Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca E2. 13 (trans. Aldrich) (Greek mythographer C2nd A.D.) :
"Aglaos, Kallileon, Orkhomenos, Thyestes' sons by a Naias Nymphe."


Sources:

  • Apollodorus, The Library - Greek Mythography C2nd BC