Krino (wife of Danaos)

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Krino ( ancient Greek Κρινώ Krinṓ ) is in Greek mythology one of the wives of Danaos , to whom she gave birth to four daughters: Kallidike , Oime , Kelaino and Hyperippe .

After the mass wedding of the 50 daughters of Danaos with the 50 sons of Aegyptus , at which lot decided on the pairing, the daughters of the Krino also killed their husbands on the wedding night.



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