Meaning of Iphianassa


Pronunciation: (if"ē-u-nas'u), [key]
— n.
  1. (in the Iliad) a daughter of Agamemnon, offered to Achilles as a wife if he would return to battle against the Trojans.
  2. a daughter of Proetus and Antia who, with her sisters Iphinoë and Lysippe, was inflicted with madness for her irreverence toward the gods.
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