Meaning of Hippolyta

Hip•pol•y•ta

Pronunciation: (hi-pol'i-tu"), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
  1. a queen of the Amazons, variously said to have been killed by Hercules or to have been conquered and married by Theseus.
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