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Phaedra  (FEE-druh)

Daughter of Cretan King Minos and sister of Ariadne. When Theseus abandoned Ariadne on an island after she helped him escape the Labyrinth, some say he was borne away unwillingly by the tide. But others claim that he had fallen in love with Phaedra. In any case, he soon married her.
Ariadne, who lost the hero she loved to her sister Phaedra. (zoom)