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[al-oh-pee] /ˈæl oʊˌpi/
noun, Classical Mythology
a daughter of Cercyon who was raped by Poseidon and bore a son, Hippothous. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He also defeated at Alope the Locrians that had assembled to resist him.

  • On the whole also they favour the view that 'Alope' is the Phthiotic Alope.

    The Heroic Age H. Munro Chadwick
  • Alope had made many little decorations of beads and drawn work on buckskin, which she placed in our tepee.

  • Alope asked, "Why must you fight such a duel with young Ponce?"

    The Story of Geronimo James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • For five years he had watched Alope become lovelier each year.

    The Story of Geronimo James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • "Twelve-year-old boys are not supposed to be able to kill deer," Alope said.

    The Story of Geronimo James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • There were the decorations that Alope had made—and there were the playthings of our little ones.

  • Perhaps the greatest joy to me was that now I could marry the fair Alope, daughter of No-po-so.

  • Catching up a burning brand, he fired the wickiup he had shared with Alope, then cast the brand against his mother's house.

    The Story of Geronimo James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • I made no reply, but in a few days appeared before his wigwam with the herd of ponies and took with me Alope.

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