noun Classical Mythology.
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Acrisius had one daughter, Danae, who became the most beautiful woman in Greece, but he had no son.
Food was set before them, and presently Danae and Perseus slept on soft beds, with coverlets of scarlet wool.
Then Danae knew her son, by the sound of his voice, if not by her eyesight, and she wept for joy.
The crews meanwhile took up the quarrel, and some of the Danae men had the temerity to cheek the master-at-arms.London in the Sixties|One of the Old Brigade
But there were evil days in store for Danae—for King Polydektes sought to win her love against her will.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy