then come his retainers . 1. (Hesiod), PSAMATHE The Nereis "goddess of sand." (Hesiod), LIMNOREIA The Nereid of the "salt-marsh." Way) (Greek epic C4th A.D.) : Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy 3. King Minos of Krete (Crete) doubted Theseus' claim to be a son of Poseidon and so cast his ring into the sea and commanded the hero fetch it. 209 ff : (28 letters) Glib jocks quiz nymph to vex dwarf. O'Neill) (Greek comedy C5th to 4th B.C.) 859, 930). The rest saw nothing. ", Aeschylus, Nereides (lost play) (Greek tragedy C5th B.C.) Grant) (Roman mythographer C2nd A.D.) : Nonnus, Dionysiaca 36. ", Greek Lyric V Anonymous, Fragments 939 (from Aelian, On Animals) (trans. The Nereides worked hard to heave Argo clear of the resounding rocks and it took then as long a time as daylight lingers in an evening of spring. 1. and Salacia [Amphitrite], the folds of her garment sagging with fish . Against the wise Prometheus bitter-wroth the sea-maids [Nereides] were, remembering how that Zeus, moved by his prophecies, unto Peleus gave Thetis to wife, a most unwilling bride. Greek Lyric IV) (C5th B.C.) Think of the Hermoine from Harry Potter. 490 ff (trans. : Hesiod, Theogony 240 ff (trans. ad Hom. 37 ff (trans. 766 ff : Athenian Black Figure Vase Painting C6th B.C. Keep my appearance to yourself, or you will make me angrier that you did when you treated me in such a brutal fashion.’ 1. Greco-Roman Carthage Floor Mosaic C3rd A.D. Greco-Roman Antioch Floor Mosaic C3rd A.D. Greco-Roman Zeugma Floor Mosaic C2nd A.D. Greco-Roman Paphos Floor Mosaic C4th A.D. Greco-Roman Antioch Floor Mosaic C4th A.D. Greco-Roman Pompeii Wall Fresco C1st A.D. A complete bibliography of the translations quoted on this page. Semitic word for "dove," ione, was a cognate of"yoni" and related to the Goddess Uni, who later became lune, or Juno. Click the answer to find similar crossword clues. Purple Tip. Aldrich) (Greek mythographer C2nd A.D.) : Aelian, On Animals 14. ", Quintus Smyrnaeus, Fall of Troy 3. All about lush dewy watermeads there were, bestarred with flowers innumerable, grassy groves, and springs with clear transparent water bright. "(Apollodorus), KLAIA (Claea) One of the Nereides. Moana/Moanna - Maori, Wide expanse of water or sea. ", Philostratus the Elder, Imagines 2. Ione isn't like the other Nereids. 10, &c.; Virg. Often is the vintage sprinkled by the neighbouring foam; Satyri plunge into the waters, and Panes from the mountain are fain to grasp the Sea-Nympha as she flies naked through the waves. (Homer, Hyginus, Virgil), THEMISTO The Nereis of the "customary law" of the sea. Introduction: Purple Tips (Colotis ione) settle frequently in bushveld and thorn areas, giving ample opportunities to catch it. Thus, though the water swirled and seethed around them, these Sea-Nymphai kept Argo from the Rocks . "[Hermes promises Ino immortality as a reward for the fostering of the young god Dionysos : :] ‘You shall inhabit the mighty sea and settle in Poseidon's house; in the brine like [the Nereides] Thetis, like Galateia, your name shall be Ino of the Waters. But upon Thetis sleep laid not his hand : still with the deathless Nereides by the sea she sate; on either side the Mousai (Muses) spake one after other comfortable words to make that sorrowing heart forget its pain . Greek Lyric I) (C6th B.C.) 8; Apollod. : Bacchylides, Fragment 63 (trans. "Nereus and Doris were parents of the Nereides, whose names were Kymothoe, Speio, Glaukonome, Nausithoe, Halie, Erato (Lovely), Sao, Amphitrite, Eunike, Thetis, Eulimene (Good Harbour), Agaue, Eudore, Doto, Pherusa, Galateia, Aktaia, Pontomedusa (Sea-queen), Hippothoe (Horse-runner), Lysianassa, Kymo, Eione, Halimede, Plexaure, Eukrante, Proto, Kalypso, Panope, Kranto, Neomeris, Hipponoe (Horse-minded), Ianeira, Polynome, Autonoe, Melite, Dione, Nesaia, Dero, Euagore, Psamathe, Eumolpe, Ione, Dynamene, Keto (Sea-monster), Limnoreia." Ione was one of Nereus and Doris’ fifty daughters, a sea nymph, who with her sisters was helpful to sailors fighting perilous storms, most often in the Aegean Sea. [The Nereid] Eido rode unshaken, unwetted, over the water mounted on the back of a seabred pilot fish . Translated from the Greek, Ione (pronounced eye-Oh-nee) means “violet flower.” Ione was one of Nereus and Doris’ fifty daughters, a sea nymph, who with her sisters was helpful to sailors fighting perilous storms, most often in the Aegean Sea. There are related answers (shown below). Pau.10.12.7. Poseidon and Halia: Six unnamed sons. Individually they represented various facets of the sea from the salty brine, to the sea foam, sand, rocks, waves and currents, as well as the various skills possessed by seamen. : [1.1] NEREUS & DORIS (Hesiod Theogony 260, Apollodorus 1.11, Aelian On Animals 14.28, Hyginus Pref, Ovid Metamorphoses 2.10, 11.60) Galatea ended [her tale] and the group of Nereides dispersed and swam away across the placid waters of the bay. : 8 (trans. 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