Nausikaa is a lovely 'tall' girl who meets Odysseus on the island on which she lives with her royal family (her father, Alkinoos, is the kinf of the Phaiakians). During a long speech, Odysseus convinces Nausikaa that he is worthy of the Guest Law, and she eventually takes him to her palace. (AS)

Nausikaa is the princess of Skheria Island and the Phaiakian people. She is beautiful and takes in Odysseus when he needs her help and shelter. Athena convinces her to go to the river and meet Odysseus so that he can get help. (SD)