The daughter of Deimachus, and the wife of Aeolus, the eponymous ancestor of the Aeolians. By him she had seven sons, Cretheus, Sisyphus, Athamas, Salmoneus,
Deion, Magnes, Perieres, and five daughters, Canace, Alcyone, Pisidice, Calyce, Perimede.

The most ancient stories know only of four sons of Aeolus, namely Athamas, Cretheus, Salmoneus, and Sisyphus.



  • Pseudo-Apollodorus. The Library i, 7.3.
  • Scholiast on Pindar's Pythian Odes, iv, 190.