Deiopea(54 words)

Bloch, René (Berne)

[German version]

(Δηιόπεια; Dēiópeia). A nymph in the vicinity of Cyrene, distinguished by her extraordinary beauty; she lives in the depths of the Peneius (Verg. G. 4,343). Juno promises her to Aeolus in marriage (Verg. Aen. 1,71-73).

Bibliography

R. A. B. Mynors, Virgil. Georgics (comm.), 1990, 303

M. Scarsi, s.v. D., EV 2,17.

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Bloch, René (Berne). "Deiopea." Brill’s New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider. Brill Online, 2014. Reference. 03 September 2014 <http://www.paulyonline.brill.nl/entries/brill-s-new-pauly/deiopea-e312990>
First appeared online: 2006
First Print Edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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