- the second bride of Jason, murdered on her wedding day by Medea, whom Jason had deserted
- a sea nymph, one of the Nereids
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Examples from the Web for glauce
Glauce stood motionless for a moment; a faint flush tinged her cheeks.
Quintus Claudius once more emptied the cup, which Glauce had filled.
Glauce, come close to me—your tender body shall never be meat for the lions of Gaetulia!Quintus Claudius, Volume 2 of 2
I only spent the interest even during five or six years, to make a comfortable home for Glauce and give her some education.
The third, whom the Greeks often call by her fathers name, is the daughter of Upis270 and Glauce.Cicero's Tusculan Disputations
Marcus Tullius Cicero