- the mother by Zeus of Apollo and Artemis, called Latona by the Romans.
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Now in this Island of Delos there lived also the lady named Leto.Museum of Antiquity
L. W. Yaggy
The frogs were herdsmen metamorphosed by Leto, the mother of Apollo.Myth, Ritual, and Religion, Vol. 1
Leto was born there, and therefore Apollo is more honoured with them than other gods.In Northern Mists (Volume 1 of 2)
Preller and, after him, Cox take Leto as the dusk or darkness.The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911)
Charles Mills Gayley
Leto, pregnant by Zeus, seeks for a place of refuge to be delivered.
- the mother by Zeus of Apollo and ArtemisRoman name: Latona
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