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Harpalyce

2. A maiden who died because her love of Iphiclus was not returned. In commemoration of her fate, a contest in songs (ᾠδῆς ἀγών) was celebrated by maidens. (Aristoxenus, apud Athen. xiv. p. 619.)

For a third personage of this name, see CLYMENUS, No. 2.

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