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ωψ or οψ (pronounced "ops") in ancient Greek has also the meaning of the looking of a face (όψις (opsis)) and also the meaning of the "eye". So the meaning of "Anti-ope" is "she who looks at the other (opposite) side" or "she who her face is not shown because she has her face turned to the other (opposite) side".
gp9665  3/16/2016
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Antiope was used as a name for the dark -the other- side of the moon.
skrizzy  1/26/2005

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