Melanippe

Greek - A nymph. Wife of Amythaon, some say. Mother of Melampus and Bias, some say. In other accounts, Amythaon's wife was Idomene. Also commonly called Melanippe, Despontes, Despontes, Melanippa, Melanippa, Melanippe or Melanippe.
Greek - Daughter of Aeolus and Euippe. Wife of Metapontes. Mother of Aeolus and Boeotus. By Poseidon. When her sons by Poseidon were born, her father blinded her and exposed the babies who were suckled by a cow. The shepherds who found them gave the children to Theano. They were later returned to the shepherds and rescued their mother who had been imprisoned by her father whom they killed. Poseidon restored her eyesight and she married Metapontes whose wife, Theano, had killed herself. In some accounts, her name is given as Arne. Sometimes identified as Melanippe, Despontes, Despontes, Melanippa, Melanippa, Melanippe or Melanippe.

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