celestial nymphs in Greek mythology
- Maia, who was the eldest. She was the mother of Hermes by Zeus.
- Elektra, who was the mother of Dardanus and Iasion by Zeus.
- Taygete, who was the mother of Lacedaemon by Zeus.
- Alkyone, who was the mother of Hyrieus by Poseidon.
- Kelaino, who was mother of Lycus and Eurypylus by Poseidon.
- Asterope (also called Sterope), who was mother of Oenomaus by Ares.
- Merope, who was youngest, and married Sisyphus.