Female Figures of Classical Mythology

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Can you name the female figures of Classical Mythology?

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The roman nymph who was won over by Vertumnus
She fell madly in love with Aeneas and killed herself when he left her
The nation of warrior-women, descendants of Ares and Harmonia
The girl so beautiful that Eros (Cupid) himself fell in love with her
Zeus visited her in a shower of gold and fathered her son, Perseus
She asked Zeus to make her husband immortal, but forgot to ask for him to be eternally young
A thousand ships sailed after her and a war was started because of her
When she died, her faithful husband Orpheus tried to bring her back to life
She was the personification of Victory
She buried her brother even though the penalty was death
She was kidnapped by Zeus in the form of a bull and later had a continent named after her
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Zeus placed her among the stars where she is known as the Great Bear
She was the mother of Artemis and Apollo
She claimed her weaving was superior to Athena's
She was known for always trying to rat out her husband who, in turn, was constantly cheating on her
She was the Juliet before Shakespeare, and her love Pyramus the Romeo
The prophetess whose prophecies always came to pass but were never believed
She dipped her son Achilles into the river Styx as a baby
Pelops won her from a life-threatening chariot race against her father
The whirpool-creating monster beside Scylla
Odysseus' wife who stayed faithful through all of his twenty years of wandering
The Ionian Sea was named after her and her one-of-a-kind wanderings

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