EUBOEA

ΕΥΒΟΙΑ

1. A daughter of Asopus, from whom the island of Euboea was believed to have derived its name. (Eustath. ad Hom. p. 278.)

2. A nymph daughter of the river Asterion. She and her sisters were the nurses of the goddess Hera. (Paus. ii. 17. § 2.)

3. The mother of Triopas by Phorbas. [See PHORBAS, No. 2.]

4. There is another mythical personage of the same name. (Athen. vii. p. 296.)