（*Spa/rta), a daughter of Eurotas by Clete, and wife of Lacedaemon, by whom she became the mother of Amyclas and Eurydice. (Apollod. 3.10.3). From her the city of Sparta was believed to have derived its name (Paus. 3.1.3; Schol. Eur. Orest. 615).
She was represented on a tripod at Amyclae. (Paus. 3.18.5). [L.S]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.