EURYDICE

ΕΥΡΥΔΙΚΗ

1. The most celebrated of the many mythical personages bearing this name is Eurydice, the wife of Orpheus. [See ORPHEUS.]

2. One of the Danaides (Apollod. ii. 1. § 5),

3. A daughter of Adrastus and mother of Laomedon (Apollod. iii. 12. § 3),

4. A daughter of Lacedaemon and wife of Acrisius (Apollod. ii. 2. § 2, iii. 10. § 3; Paus. iii. 13. § 6),

5. A daughter of Clymenus and wife of Nestor (Hom. Od. iii. 452),

6. The wife of Lycurgus and mother of Archemorus (Apollod. i. 9. § 14),

7. the wife of Creon, king of Thebes (Soph. Antigone),

8. According to the "Cypria," the wife of Aeneias. (Paus. x. 26. § 1.)

9. [See ENDYMION.]