Marpessa

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In Greek mythology, Marpessa /ˌmɑːrˈpɛsə/ (Ancient Greek: Μάρπησσα, romanizedMárpēssa, "the robbed one" or "snatcher" or "gobbler"[1]) may refer to the following figures:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Robert Graves. The Greek Myths (1960)
  2. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus. Bibliotheca, Book 1.8.2
  3. ^ Homer. Iliad, Book 9.557
  4. ^ Pausanias. Description of Greece, 4.2.7 & 5.18.2
  5. ^ Statius. Thebaid, 3.172