You are here:
  1. » Home
  2. » Areas
  3. » Mythology
  4. » Europe
  5. » Greek mythology
  6. » Aegea
Cite/print/rate article
Send comment    References


by Dr Anthony E. Smart
She was sister to Circe and Pasiphae, and daughter of the sun. When the Titans attacked the gods of Olympus, Gaia placed Aega in a cave to hide her shining loveliness.

Japanese (Amaterasu) and Finnish (Paivatar) myths have the same theme.

Article details:

  • Also known as:

Page tools: