CYPRIS

ΚΥΠΡΙΣ

Or Cypria, Cyprigeneia, Cyprogenes (Kupria, Kuprigeneia, Kuprogenês), surnames of Aphrodite, who was born in the island of Cyprus, which was also one of the principal seats of her worship. (Hom. Il. v. 458; Pind. Ol. i. 120, xi. 125, Pyth. iv. 383; Tibull. iii. 3. 34; Hor. Carm. i. 3. 1.)