In Greek mythology, who was the daughter of King Aeetes of Colchis and wife of the hero Jason?
Medea was the daughter of King Aeetes of Colchis in Greek mythology, and wife of the mythical hero Jason.
Medea met her husband when Jason and the Argonauts arrived in Colchis to claim the famous Golden Fleece from the king. She fell in love with him and told him she would help him in his quest, under the condition that he would take her with him. Jason accepted and when he presented himself in front of the king, Aeetes agreed to give him the fleece if he passed a number of tasks.