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The ancient Greek Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Greek culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Meliboea and the myths and legends surrounding Meliboea, Meliboea relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Was one of the daughters of Niobe. When Niobe insulted the goddess Leto because she had more children than her, Leto children Apollo and Artemis used their bows to kill the children of Niobe in revenge, only two were spared, a son called Amyclas, and Meliboea, as they had made the appropriate prayers to placate Leto's anger, but Meliboea remained pale from fear and was later nicknamed Chloris (the pale one.)