The Linear B word i-pe-me-de-ja
Word i-pe-me-de-ja
i pe me de ja
Transliteration ipemedeja
Meaning name of a woman

Iphimedeia Attested in Homers Odyssey in the catalogue of women. In this passage howeer Ifimedeia is clearly a mortal. She was the wife of Aloeus and bore two children Otos and Ephialtes. Based on the fact that Iphimedeia had children resulting from a union with a god, it has been suggested that Iphimedeia can be viewed as a heroine similar to such figures as Tyro, Alcmene and Leda.