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In Greek mythology, Pyrrha (/ˈpɪrə/; Ancient Greek: Πύρρα) may refer to the following women:

Pyrrha, wife of Deucalion.[1]
Pyrrha, the younger daughter of Creon, king of Thebes,[2] probably by his wife Eurydice[3] or Henioche.[4] Besides her older sister Megara, Pyrrha has three brothers with the names: Menoeceus (Megareus), Lycomedes and Haemon. She was married by her father to Iphicles, the son of Amphitryon, who was previously wedded to Automedusa, daughter of Alcathous. By Iphicles, Pyrrha became the mother of two unknown children who were later on thrown by Heracles during his fit of madness into the fire.[5] Together with her sister, Henioche, there were statues erected for them near the temple of Ismenian Apollo in Thebes.[6]
Pyrrha, possibly the name used by Achilles while hiding as a maid among the daughters of King Lycomedes of Skyros' .[7]

Notes

Apollodorus, 1.7.2
Pyrrha was unnamed in Pseudo-Apollodorus, Bibliotheca 2.4.11 but was only hinted as the younger daughter of Creon
Hesiod, Shield of Heracles 83 & Scholia on Homer's Iliad 14. 323
Sophocles, Antigone 1180, 1300 and passim
Unknown writer, Megara 41-55
Pausanias, Graeciae Descriptio 9.10.3

Hyginus, Fabulae, 96.

References

Apollodorus, The Library with an English Translation by Sir James George Frazer, F.B.A., F.R.S. in 2 Volumes, Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1921. ISBN 0-674-99135-4. Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. Greek text available from the same website.
Gaius Julius Hyginus, Fabulae from The Myths of Hyginus translated and edited by Mary Grant. University of Kansas Publications in Humanistic Studies. Online version at the Topos Text Project.
Hesiod, Shield of Heracles from The Homeric Hymns and Homerica with an English Translation by Hugh G. Evelyn-White, Cambridge, MA.,Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1914. Online version at the Perseus Digital Library. Greek text available from the same website.
Pausanias, Description of Greece with an English Translation by W.H.S. Jones, Litt.D., and H.A. Ormerod, M.A., in 4 Volumes. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1918. ISBN 0-674-99328-4. Online version at the Perseus Digital Library
Pausanias, Graeciae Descriptio. 3 vols. Leipzig, Teubner. 1903. Greek text available at the Perseus Digital Library.
Sophocles, The Antigone of Sophocles edited with introduction and notes by Sir Richard Jebb. Cambridge. Cambridge University Press. 1893. Online version at the Perseus Digital Library.
Sophocles, Sophocles. Vol 1: Oedipus the king. Oedipus at Colonus. Antigone. With an English translation by F. Storr. The Loeb classical library, 20. Francis Storr. London; New York. William Heinemann Ltd.; The Macmillan Company. 1912. Greek text available at the Perseus Digital Library.

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