Briseida

Greek - A Trojan maiden. In some early versions of the Troilus and Cressida story she is the maiden loved by Troilus. Her father Chalcas defected to the Greeks and when she was escorted by Diomedes to join her father, he fell in love with her. Occasionally known as Briseida, Briseis, Briseis, Brieseis, Hippodamia or Hippodamia.

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