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In "Greek mythology, Asteria ("/əˈstɪəriə/; "Ancient Greek: Ἀστερία, "of the "stars, starry one") was a name attributed to the following eleven individuals:

In Gluck opera[edit]

"Christoph Willibald Gluck gave the name Asteria to one of the characters in his 1765 "opera ""Telemaco", though the name did not appear in "Homer's "Odyssey on which the opera was based.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hesiod, "Theogony, 404ff.
  2. ^ "Bibliotheca 2. 1. 5
  3. ^ "Suda s. v. Alkyonides
  4. ^ "Stephanus of Byzantium, s. v. Hydissos
  5. ^ "Scholia on "Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1. 139, citing "Pherecydes of Leros
  6. ^ "Tzetzes on "Lycophron, 53
  7. ^ "Tzetzes on "Lycophron, 939
  8. ^ "Tzetzes on "Lycophron, 450
  9. ^ "Diodorus Siculus, Library of History, 4. 16.3 (on-line text)
  10. ^ "Corpus Inscriptionum Graecarum 4. 8185 (painting on "François Vase)
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