Telphusa

Greek - A spring-nymph of Boeotia. Apollo asked advice on founding his own oracle and she deliberately sent him to face the Python. On his return, the god covered her spring with rocks. The water of this spring later poisoned the seer, Teiresias. In some accounts, referred to as Telphusa, Tilphusa, Tilphusa, Tilphussa, Tilphussa, Tilphus(s)a or Tilphus(s)a.

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