The Night of the Thespiades

The Thespiades


Asopis was one of the Daughters of Thespius

Asopis 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 Heracles while he was in Thespiae. She would carry his son Mentor.


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

Spouse & Lovers

Herakles (lover for one night)



Ancient Text

"by Asopis he [Herakles] had Mentor" - Apollod. Biblioteca 2.7.8

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