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Stygne ( ancient Greek Στύγνη Stýgnē ) is in Greek mythology a daughter of Danaos , the king of Libya , and the naiad Polyxo . She is therefore one of the Danaids .

At the mass wedding of the 50 daughters of Danaos with the 50 sons of Aegyptus , at which lot decided on the pairing, their polyctor , the son of the naiad Kaliadne , was assigned as husband. Like most of her sisters, she killed her husband on their wedding night.



  1. ^ Libraries of Apollodorus 2, 1, 5.