Philyra was the daughter of Oceanus. She and Saturn gave birth to the Centaur Cheiron. Tradition says that their coupling took place on the island Philyrkida in the Black Sea. Philyra lived on the Mount Pelion together with her son and his wife Chariklo. Even Jason and Achilles were brought up by her.


This site uses cookies to distinguish visitors. To accept the use of cookies, please select
Cookies policy