previous next


is used by Ovid (Ov. Fast. 5.7) as an epithet of Hippocrene; its meaning however is not quite clear. It is derived from Agnippe, the well or nymph, and as Aganippides is used to designate the Muses, Aganippis Hippocrene may mean nothing but " Hippocrene, sacred to the Muses."


hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: