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In Greek mythology, Otrera {{IPAc-en|oʊ|ˈ|t|r|ɪər|ə|,_|-|ˈ|t|r|iː|r|ə}} ( Otrērē) was a Queen of the Amazons; the daughter of Eurus (the east wind),{{Citation needed|date=July 2017}} consort of Ares and mother of Hippolyta, Antiope, Melanippe, and Penthesilea.Bibliotheca, Epitome of Book IV, 5. 1Hyginus, Fabulae, 30; 112

Mythology

Otrera is sometimes considered the mythological founder of the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus,Hyginus, Fabulae 223, 225 which was closely connected with Amazons.Pausanias, Description of Greece 7. 2. 6 She is also sometimes considered the founder of the Amazon nation.{{fact|date=April 2019}}She attracted the attention of Ares, the Greek God of war, and they had a few children, some growing up to be Amazon Queens. Ares also told her to sacrifice horses to him at a temple built on the rock he had made fall from the sky.{{fact|date=April 2019}}She was possibly the unknown Amazon who was slain by Bellerophon in Lycia.WEB,weblink OTRERA - Amazon Queen of Greek Mythology, www.theoi.com, en, 2018-02-26,

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