A naiad loved by the Trojan prince Bucolion, the eldest but illegitimate son of King Laomedon of Troy. By him she is the mother of the twins Aesepus and Pedasus, who were later killed by Mecisteus.

Hesychius mentions Abarbareai (Άβαρβαρέαι) or Abarbalaiai (Άβαρβαλαῖα) as a class of nymphs.



  • Homer. Iliad vi, 20.
  • Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.