Cite
 

Meaning of Minyades

Mi•ny•a•des

Pronunciation: (mu-nī'u-dēz"), [key]
— n.pl. Class. Myth.
  1. the daughters of Minyas who were driven mad by Dionysus as a punishment for refusing to take part in his revels.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.