Mythology & Beliefs: Oenone
In Greek and Roman Mythology, Oenone was the nymph of Mount Ida; wife of Paris, who abandoned her; refused to cure him
when he was poisoned by arrow of Philoctetes at Troy.
Oenone in Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology
（Οἰνώνη,) a daughter of the rivergod Cebren, and the wife of
Paris. (Apollod. 3.12.6; Parthen. Erot. 4; Strab. xiii. p.596
; comp. PARIS.) - A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography
and mythology, William Smith, Ed.
Oenone in Wikipedia
In Greek mythology, Oenone (pronounced /ɨˈnoʊniː/, from
Ancient Greek Oinōnē - Οἰνώνη "wine woman") was the first wife
of Paris of Troy, whom he abandoned for the queen Helen of
Oenone was a mountain nymph (an oread) on Mount Ida in
Phrygia, a mountain associated with the Mother Goddess Cybele,
alternatively Rhea. Her father was Cebren, a river-god.
Her very name links her to the gift of wine.
Paris, son of the king Priam and the queen Hecuba, fell in
love with Oenone when he was a shepherd on the slopes of Mount
Ida, having been exposed in infancy (owing to a prophecy that
he would be the means of the destruction of the city of Troy)
but rescued by the herdsman Agelaus. The couple married, and
Oenone gave birth to a son, Corythus...
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