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Hippo
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(Ἱππώ; Hippṓ).

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[1] Oceanid

 Oceanid, perhaps the goddess of a ‘horse well’.

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[2] Amazon

 Amazon (= Hippolyte, Callim. H. 3,239ff.; 266f.).

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[3] Daughter of Chiron

Daughter of  Chiron (= Hippe), mistress of Hellen's son  Aeolus [1].

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[4] Wet-nurse of Dionysus

Wet-nurse of Dionysus (= Hippa, Orph. H. 48; 49; Procl. in Pl. Ti. 124c).

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Zingg, Reto (Basle) and Huß, Werner (Bamberg), “Hippo”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 29 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e514270>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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