Hippotes was a mortal king of Greece who fell in love with the immortal nymph, Melanippe. The two had one child named Aeolus. Aeolus received his mother's gift of immortality and he was chosen to be the Keeper of the winds. This article is a stub. You can help Greek Mythology Wiki by expanding it. Retrieved from "https://greekmythology.wikia.org/wiki/Hippotes?oldid=76446" Categories Article stubs Mortals Kings Males Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.