Doris was the Oceanid wife of the sea god Nereus and was considered the fertility goddess of the ocean and of the rich fishing-grounds found at the mouths of rivers where fresh water mingled with the brine.

Residence: The Sea
Parents: Oceanus and Tethys
Siblings: The Oceanids and the Potamoi
Consort: Nereus
Children: The Nereids

Doris riding a hippocamp and carrying two torches to light the wedding cortege of Poseidon and Amphitrite, base of a sculpted group, 2nd c. BC, Munich Glyptothek museum.

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