The Thespiades

Antiope was one of the daughters of Thespius, King of Thespiae, Boeotia. She was one of the forty-nine of his fifty daughters to sleep with Herakles while he was in Thespiae. She would carry his son Alopius.


King Thespius (Father) & Queen Megamede or potentially one of Thespius' Mistress (Mother)

Spouse & Lovers

Herakles (lover for one night)


Alopius (with Herakles)

Ancient Text

"by Antiope he [Herakles] had Alopius"
-Apollodorus.Biblioteca, 2.7.8


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