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In Greek mythology, Aethra or Aithra (Ancient Greek: Αἴθρα, Aἴthra, pronounced [ǎi̯tʰra], English: /ˈθrə/, the "bright sky"[1]) was a name applied to four different individuals.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Robert Graves, The Greek Myths, (1955; 1960) index, s.v. "Aethra".
  2. ^ Hyginus. Astronomica, 2.21.
  3. ^ Ovid. Fasti, 5.171
  4. ^ Hyginus. Fabulae, 192
  5. ^ Hyginus. Fabulae, Preface.
  6. ^ Plutarch. Theseus, 3; Hyginus. Fabulae, 14
  7. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus. Bibliotheca, 3.15.7; Hyginus. Fabulae, 37
  8. ^ "Homer, Iliad, Book 3, line 144". www.perseus.tufts.edu. Retrieved 2018-03-17. 
  9. ^ Pausanias. Description of Greece, Book 10.