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date: 07 June 2020

Persephone/Kore, 

Source:
The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Author(s):
Christiane Sourvinou-InwoodChristiane Sourvinou-Inwood

goddess, *Demeter's daughter by *Zeus, *Hades' wife and queen of the Underworld. Her most important myth is that of her abduction by Hades, her father's brother, who carried her off when she was picking flowers in a meadow and took her to the underworld, Demeter's unsuccessful search for her daughter (which took her to ... ...

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