1. One of the Nereides.
2. A daughter of Erechtheus and
Praxithea. Once as she had strayed
beyond the river Ilissus she was carried off by Boreas, by whom she became the mother of
Cleopatra, Chione, Zetes, and Calais.
Oreithyia had two sisters, Creusa
and Procris, and was later made into
the goddess of cold mountain winds.