Nephele sentence example
- Jason's uncle Athamas had two children, Phrixus and Helle, by his wife Nephele, the cloud goddess.
- But after a time he became enamoured of Ino, the daughter of Cadmus, and neglected Nephele, who disappeared in anger.
- Ino, who hated the children of Nephele, persuaded Athamas, 1 Sir James Dewar, Compt.
- But before the sacrifice the shade of Nephele appeared to Phrixus, bringing a ram with a golden fleece on which he and his sister Helle endeavoured to escape over the sea.
- The centaurs were the offspring of Ixion and Nephele (the rain-cloud), or of Kentauros (the son of these two) and some Magnesian mares or of Apollo acid Hebe.Advertisement
- His first wife was Nephele, the cloud-goddess, by whom he had two children, Phrixus and Helle (see Argonauts).