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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
In Greek mythology, Memphis was the wife to Epaphus, mother of Libya and sometimes the daughter of Nilus. She and her husband were the legendary founders of Memphis, which bears her name. Memphis is a Naiad Nymph Another name for Memphis's mother is Danaus. Others call her a daughter of the river-god Uchoreus, and add that by Neilus she became the mother of Aegyptus.