It’s freezing up there.
The wife of BOREAS, she was the daughter of Erichthonius, King of Athens, a mortal princess who found herself whisked away to join the Wind God in the mountains of Thrace. It took some getting used to, but eventually she settled down and produced cool CHIONE and the BOREADS.
Article last updated on 14 January 2014
by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "OREITHYIA: Goddess of the Wind from Greek mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 14 Jan. 2014. Web. 28 July 2014.