Fast-Flowing (ôkus, rhoos)
OKYRHOE (Ocyrhoe) was a Naiad-nymph of the River Saggarios (Sangarius) in Phrygia (central Anatolia). Her son Hippasos (Hippasus) was an ally of the Trojans in their war with the Greeks.
SAGGARIOS (Quintus Smyrnaeus 11.37)
HIPPASOS (by Hippomedon) (Quintus Smyrnaeus 11.37)
CLASSICAL LITERATURE QUOTES
Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy 11. 37 ff (trans. Way) (Greek epic C4th A.D.) :
"Hippomedon [a Trojan ally], Hippasos' bold son, whom Okyrhoe (Ocyrhoe) the Nymphe had borne beside Saggarios' (Sangarius') river-flow. Ne'er welcomed she her son's returning face, but ruthless Ker (Fate) with anguish thrilled her of her child bereaved."
- Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy - Greek Epic C4th A.D.