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ΕΥΑΔΝΗ

1. A daughter of Poseidon and Pitane. Immediately after her birth, she was carried to the Arcadian king Aepytus, who brought her up. She afterwards became by Apollo the mother of Jamus. (Pind. Ol. vi. 30; Hygin. Fab. 175.)

2. A daughter of Iphis, or Philax. (Eurip. Suppl. 985; Apollod. iii. 7. § 1; Hygin. Fab. 256. See CAPANEUS.)

3. A nymph daughter of the river Strymon and Neaera. She was the wife of Argus and mother of Ecbasus, Peiras, Epidaurus and Criasus. (Apollod. ii. 1. § 2.)

3. There are two other mythical personages of the same name. (Ov. Amor. iii. 6. 41; Diod. iv.53.) [See PELIAS.]