Mythology & Beliefs
: AnteiaIn Greek and Roman Mythology, Anteia was the wife of Proetus and tried to induce
Bellerophon to elope with her.
Anteia in Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology
(*)/Anteia), a daughter of the Lycian king Iobates, and wife
of Proetus of Argos, by whom she became the mother of Maera.
(Apollod. 2.2.1; Hom. Il. 6.160; Eustath, ad Hom. p. 1688.)
The Greek tragedians call the wife of Proetus Stheneboea.
Respecting her love for Bellerophontes, see BELLEROPHON. - A
Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology, William