ARGEIA

ΑΡΓΕΙΑ

1. A surname of Hera derived from Argos, the principal seat of her worship. (Paus. iii. 13. § 6.)

Argeia also occurs as the name of several mythical personages, as --

2. The wife of Inachus and mother of Io. (Hygin. Fab. 145; comp. Apollod. ii. 1. § 3.)

3. The wife of Polybus and mother of Argus, the builder of the ship Argo. (Hygin. Fab. 14.)

4. A daughter of Adrastus and Amphithea, and wife of Polyneices. (Apollod. i. 9. § 13, iii. 6. § 1; Hygin. Fab. 72.)

5. A daughter of Autesion and wife of Aristodemus, the Heraclid, by whom she became the mother of Eurysthenes and Procles. (Herod. vi. 52; Paus. iv. 3. § 3; Apollod. ii. 7. § 2.)