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Coronis

Coronis was the daugther of King Phlegyas of lariss, King of the Lapiths and brother of Ixion. Apollo lover her. She was unfaithful. Apollo and his sister Artemis killed her. Apollo saved the unborn child and gave it to Chiron the centaur. Coronis was placed on a funeral pyre. Pausanias 2.26.6 - Coronis had intercourse with Ischys. She was killed by Artemis to punish her for the injustice she had done to Apollo. http://ablemedia.com/ctcweb/consortium/ancientolympiansartemis4.html Coronis means crow or raven = Corvus.
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