Melpomene is one of the Nine Muses of Olympus. She was assigned to the sphere of tragedy plays. She was usually depicted with a mask or sword. She is sometimes considered the mother of the Sirens, by the river god Acheilous.
|Mousai Titanides||Aiode • Melete • Thelxinoe • Arkhe • Mnemosyne|
|Mousai Olympides||Calliope • Clio • Erato • Euterpe • Melpomene • Terpsichore • Urania • Polyhymnia • Thalia|
|Mousai Apollonides||Cephiso • Borysthenis • Hypate • Nete • Mese|