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Calliope is Mount Olympus character in Greek Mythology. Calliope is referred to as a muse of eloquence and impressive poetry. Calliope exists as the primary muse within Homer's epic, Iliad and Odyssey, and is invoked in Virgil's Aeneid. Greek verse poet Pindar says that Euterpe is the mommy of the Thracian king Rhesus. Erato is a muse of love verse.

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In Ancient Greece, epic were set to music and sung by gifted singers, that would often be gone along with by stringed tools such as Lyre. Ovid refers to Calliope as Chief of All Muses in several of his works. Below's what he said about her: As you can see, he links her not only with the beauty of written word, however remembers her divine voice.

Depending on what sources you attract from, there are various accounts concerning information of Calliopes personal life. Some claim Apollo was father and others think that it was King Oegrus of Thailand. Other tales that state that she really married Oegrus near Mount Olympus.

Calliope was always portrayed as a talented and attractive muse. She made her debut in around seven hundred BCE in Homer's: Iliad and ends around ninth century. She is mentioned by Ovid as the Chief of all Muses. Calliope also had 2 popular children, Orpheus and Linus, by either Apollo or king Oeagrus of Thrace. She instructed Orpheus verses for singing. According to Hesiod, she was also the wisest of Muses, in addition to the most assertive. Calliope wedded Oeagrus near to Pimpleia, Olympus. She was in some cases thought to be Homer's muse for Iliad and Odyssey. The Roman epic poet, Virgil, invokes her in Aeneid.

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