Jocasta

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(Greek mythology) queen of Thebes who unknowingly married her own son Oedipus

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Critics lauded the skill with which the roles of Oidipus and Iokaste had been interpreted.
At age 14, Iokaste is chosen by the god Apollo to wed Prince Alphenor, son of King Amphion of Thebes.
With profound vibrancy, IOKASTE magically transports the reader into the ancient world of Greek mythology.
In the later Euripidean play Phoinissai, Iokaste tries to dissuade her son Eteokles from his love of tyranny.
in the speech of Iokaste mentioned below, terms of precise measurement accompany her praise of isotes (Phoin.