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[70] Peregrinis rotis; 'in the car of Pelops,' who obtained the victory by corrupting Myrtilus, the charioteer of oenomaus, and had Hippodamia for a reward, according to the engagement of her father.

Hippodamia. Commentators are at a loss to account how Leda and Hippodamia can with any propriety be introduced among those whom a little before she calls Matres Tantalides. But this difficulty may be easily obviated. Hippodamia is so called, because she was wife to Pelops the son of Tantalus, and a mother to his race; Leda for a like reason.

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