DINDYMENE

ΔΙΝΔΥΜΗΝΗ

A surname of Cybele, derived either from mount Dindymus in Phrygia, where a temple was believed to have been built to her by the Argonauts (Apollon. Rhod. i. 985, with the Schol.; Strab. xii. p. 575; Callim. Epigr. 42; Horat. Carm. i. 16. 5; Catull. 63, 91; Serv. ad Aen. ix. 617), or from Dindyme, the wife of Maeon and mother of Cybele. (Diod. iii. 58.)