SINOPE

ΣΙΝΩΠΗ

A daughter of Asopus by Metope, or of Ares by Aegina or Parnassa. Apollo carried her off from Boeotia, and conveyed her to Paphlagonia on the Euxine, where she gave birth to Syrus, and where the town of Sinope was named after her. (Diod. iv. 72; Schol. ad Apollon. Rhod. ii. 946.)