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Melinoe

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek.

Proper nounEdit

Melinoe

  1. (Greek mythology) An obscure figure, a daughter of Persephone and Zeus.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Redefining Ancient Orphism: A Study in Greek Religion (2013, ISBN 1107038219), page 178: "the otherwise unknown Melinoe [...] is described in terms reminiscent of Hekate and the Erinyes, as a daughter of Persephone by Zeus"