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Mythology name, from the Greek meaning "bright". Phaedra was the wife of Theseus, who unhappily fell in love with his son, Hippolytus, and falsely accused the latter of assaulting her.
Pronounced: FEE-drah, FEE-ah-drah or FAY-drah. Other spellings Phedre or Phe'dre
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Title of 1974 album by electronic band Tangerine Dream