Callirrhoe

(4 syl.). The lady-love of Chæ'reas, in Chariton's Greek romance, entitled the Loves of Chæ'reas and Callirrhoë, written in the eighth century.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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