2. A daughter of Cecrops and sister of Agraulos, Pandrosos, and Erysichthon.
She was the beloved of Hermes, and the mother of Cephalus. (Paus. 1.2.5
; Apollod. 3.14.2
, &c.; Ov. Met. 2.724
.) Respecting her story, see AGRAULOS. At Athens sacrifices were offered to her, and the maidens who carried the vessels containing the libation (ἕρση
) were called ἐρρηφόροι
. (Paus. 1.27.4
; Hesych. and Moeris, s. v.