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In Hesiod's Theogony, Kymopoleia (Κυμοπόλεια), latinized as Cymopolea, was a daughter of sea god Poseidon and the wife of Briareus one of the three Hundred-Handers.[1] Her only known mention occurs in the Hesiodic Theogony.[2]

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  1. ^ Gantz, p. 45; Hesiod, Theogony 817–819.
  2. ^ West 1966, p. 379 on line 819 Κυμοπόλειαν.


  • Gantz, Timothy, Early Greek Myth: A Guide to Literary and Artistic Sources, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996, Two volumes: ISBN 978-0-8018-5360-9 (Vol. 1), ISBN 978-0-8018-5362-3 (Vol. 2).
  • Hesiod, Theogony, in Hesiod, Theogony, Works and Days, Testimonia, Edited and translated by Glenn W. Most. Loeb Classical Library No. 57. Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press, 2018. ISBN 978-0-674-99720-2. Online version at Harvard University Press.
  • West, M. L. (1966), Hesiod: Theogony, Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-814169-6.