In Greek mythology, Praxithea (/ˌpræɡˈzɪθiə/; Ancient Greek: Πραξιθέα) was a name attributed to five women.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 3. 14. 8
  2. ^ Apollodorus. The Library, 3.15.1.
  3. ^ Diodorus Siculus. Library of History, 4.29.
  4. ^ Diodorus Siculus. Library of History, 4.76.1.
  5. ^ Pausanias. Description of Greece, 2.6.5.
  6. ^ Pausanias. Description of Greece, 2.25.6.
  7. ^ Plutarch. Life of Theseus, 5.
  8. ^ Theoi Project - Praxithea, naiad nymph of Athens in Attica
  9. ^ Suda s. v. παρθένοι
  10. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 1.5.1.
  11. ^ Theoi Project - Apollodorus
  12. ^ Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca, 2.7.8.

ReferencesEdit

  • Pseudo-Apollodorus, 1921. Apollodorus, The Library (English Translation by Sir James George Frazer, F.B.A., F.R.S. in 2 Volumes. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd) (Perseus).
  • James, Vanessa, 2003. The Genealogy of Greek Mythology. Penguin Group (USA) Inc.