Canace


Canace
/kan"euh see'/, n.
Class. Myth. a daughter of Aeolus who committed suicide at her father's command because of her incestuous relations with her brother Macareus.

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  • Canace — CANĂCE, es, Gr. Κανάκη, ης, (⇒ Tab. XXV.) des Aeolus und der Enarete Tochter, Apollod. lib. I. c. 7. §. 3. zeugete mit dem Neptun den Opleus, Nereus, Epopeus, Aloeus und Triops, Id. ib. §. 4. indem sie aber auch mit ihrem Bruder, dem Makareus,… …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • Canace — In Greek mythology, Canace (Greek: Κανάκη) was a daughter of Aeolus and Enarete, and lover of Poseidon. Canace had seven brothers and six sisters. Her brothers were Athamas, Cretheus, Deioneus, Macar (also called Macareus), Perieres, Salmoneus… …   Wikipedia

  • Canacé — Suicide de Canacé. Miniature extraite des Epistres d Ovide (traduction d Octavien de Aint Gelais, 1496 1498), BnF (Cote : Français 875) Canacé, fille d Éole et d Énarété, aimée par Poséidon, enfanta de lui Hopléos …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Canàce —    Figlia di Èolo ed amante del proprio fratello Macarìo. Ebbe un figlio che affidò alla nutrice perché lo facesse sparire, ma le grida del bimbo richiamarono l attenzione di Èolo che indignato coi figli, fece divorare il piccolo ai cani e diede… …   Dizionario dei miti e dei personaggi della Grecia antica

  • Canace — englischer Name griechischen Ursprungs, Bedeutung: Tochter des Windes …   Deutsch namen

  • Canace — /kan euh see /, n. Class. Myth. a daughter of Aeolus who committed suicide at her father s command because of her incestuous relations with her brother Macareus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Canace (play) — Canace is verse tragedy by Italian playwright Sperone Speroni (1500 1588). It is based on the Greek legend of Canace, the daughter of Aeolus, who was forced by her father to commit suicide for having fallen in love with her brother, Macar.The… …   Wikipedia

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  • Homidiana canace — Homidiana canace …   Wikipédia en Français


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