In Greek mythology, Clio (traditionally /ˈkl/, but now more frequently /ˈkl/; Greek: Κλειώ), also spelled Kleio,[2] is the muse of history,[3] or in a few mythological accounts, the muse of lyre playing.[4]

Goddess of history and lyre playing
Member of The Muses
Statue of Clio by Albert Wolff in Berlin
AbodeMount Olympus
SymbolsScrolls, books
Personal information
ParentsZeus and Mnemosyne
SiblingsEuterpe, Polyhymnia, Urania, Calliope, Erato, Thalia, Terpsichore, Melpomene, Aeacus, Angelos, Aphrodite, Apollo, Ares, Artemis, Athena, Dionysus, Eileithyia, Enyo, Eris, Ersa, Hebe, Helen, Hephaestus, Heracles, Hermes, Minos, Pandia, Persephone, Perseus, Rhadamanthus, the Graces, the Horae, the Litae, the Moirai
ChildrenHymenaeus, Hyacinthus
Print of Clio, made in the 16th–17th century. Preserved in the Ghent University Library.[1]