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by Ryan Tuccinardi
A Greek sea-nymph and the daughter of
. The continent of Asia was named after her. Asia was occasionally regarded as the wife of
but according to other she was the wife of Prometheus (Herodotus IV, 45).
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Article "Asia" created on 03 March 1997; last modified on 20 April 1999 (Revision 2). 39 words.
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