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troy

richest and most powerful city

ilium

greek name for troy

eris

goddess of discord

eris

only goddess not invited to marriage of peleus and thetis on olympus

king peleus

husband of thetis

aphrodite

told paris the fairest woman in world would be his

aphrodite

received golden apple that eris threw

hera

told paris he would be lord of europe and asia

athena

told paris he would lead an army that would leave Greece in ruins

athena

possessed ajax with madness

zeus

was asked to judge who got the apple

mt ida

where paris lived

mt ida

where zeus told the goddesses to go to find out who would recieve the apple

paris

prince of troy

paris

cause of troys destruction

alexander

another name for paris

priam

king of troy

priam

father of paris

priam

most rich and powerful king

oenone

nymph lover of paris

helen

most beautiful woman in the world

helen

daughter of zeus and leda

leda

helens mother

castor and pollux

helens brothers

tyndareus

leda's husband (helen's other dad)

menelaus

suitor chosen by tyndareus to marry helen

menelaus

brother of agamemnon

menelaus

king of sparta

agamemnon

king of mycenae

agamemnon

most politically powerful king

sparta

land ruled by menelaus

sparta

land given to menelaus and helen as a wedding gift by tyndareus

odysseus

king of ithacA

odysseus

shrewd and most sensible man in greece

odysseus

sent to find achilles

odysseus

faked being crazy to get out of war

odysseus

creator of stratagem of wooden horse

ithaca

island ruled by odysseus

achilles

best warrior second to hercules

achilles

son of peleus and thetis

achilles

killed by paris

lycomedes

killed theseus

lycomedes

achilles hid in his court to get out of war

aulis

place of strong winds and deadly tides

aulis

place where all greek chieftains met before war

calchas

oracle

calchas

artemis told him how to stop winds

artemis

goddess who caused the winds at aulis

iphigenia

eldest daughter of agamemnon

iphigenia

must be sacrificed to appease artemis

clytemnestra

agamemnons wife and mother of iphigenia

mycenae

land ruled by agamemnon

simois

river of troy that greeks camped by during war

protesilaus

first man to leap on shore of troy, oracle said first man to leap on shore will die first

protesilaus

hermes brought him back from dead to see his wife

laodamia

protesilaus wife

laodamia

killed herself because she lost her husband

hecuba

queen of troy

hecuba

wife of priam

hector

son of priam and hecuba

hector

leads trojans into battle

hector

tamer of horses

andromache

wife of hector

chryseis

daughter of apollos priest

chryseis

taken as prize to agamemnon

apollo

shot fiery arrows at greeks for not returning chryseis

briseis

given to agamemon is chryseis place

ares

god of war

ares

god who fought along side of hector

poseidon

lord of the sea who helped greeks

pandarus

trojan who was persuaded by athena and hera to shoot an arrow at menelaus

ajax

greatest champion second to achilles

ajax

killed himself after he went crazy and killed herds of animal

diomedes

greatest champion second to ajax

diomedes

helped odyssesus steal the pallidium

aeneas

best and bravest next to hector

aeneas

came near to death by diomedes

pergamos

holy place of troy where apollo carried aeneas to safety

astyanax

son of hector and andromache

nestor

oldest and wisest chieftain

patroclus

dearest friend of achilles

patroclus

killed by hector and was stripped of achilles armor

myrmidons

achilles army

antilochus

swift footed greek

antilochus

nestors son

hephaestus

divine armorer

hephaestus

made achilles new armor

xanthus

great river of troy (gods called it this)

scamander

great river of troy ( men called it this)

scaean gates

gates to city of troy

deiphobus

hectors brother

deiphobus

athena took form of him to distract hector

iris

rainbow goddess

iris

messenger for zeus

iris

told priam to go to achilles tent and get hectors body

hermes

appeared to priam as greek kid offering to show him to achilles tent

memnon

prince of ethiopia

memnon

son of the goddess of dawn

memnon

came to assist troy

styx

where achilles was dipped as a child to give him invunerability

helenus

prophet who lived in troy

philoctetes

was given hercules bow and arrow

lemnos

where philoctetes was left after a serpent bit him

neoptolemus

went to lemnos with odysseus to get hercules bow and arrow

neoptolemus

killed priam

pyrrhus

another name for neoptolemus

neoptolemus

son of achilles

neoptolemus

killed paris

palladium

most sacred image of athena in troy

sinon

greek who was left behind to tell about horse

laocoon

priest in troy who urged trojans to destroy the horse

laocoon

killed by two sea serpents

cassandra

daughter of priam

cassandra

prophetess who no one believes, warns of the trojan horse

cassandra

raped in the temple of athena night troy was destroyed

polyxena

hecubas daughter

anchises

father of aeneas

creusa

wife of aeneas who dies in escape attempt

ascanius

baby son of aeneas who escapes troy

achilles and odysseus

two men who don't show up at aulis

9 years

how long the trojan/greek war was

myrmidons

best fighters the greeks have

briseis

achilles' mistress

aphrodite

saves paris just as menelaus is about to slay him

apollo

after being wounded by diomedes, this god takes the wounded aeneas to the sacred place of pergamos

artemis

who heals aeneas

athena

prompts diomedes to attack ares, he throws a spear at him

athena

hector asks his mom to give her nicest robe to who as an offering (she denies it anyway)

aphrodite's girdle

what hera put on that made zeus forget his promise to thetis

poseidon

who hera blames

apollo

who heals hector

9 days

how long the burial process for hector is

apollo

guided the arrow that paris shot at achilles

helenus

trojan man who knows the future

palladium

as long as troy had this, it could not be taken

oenone

refused to give paris her healing potion, kills herself

aeneas

aphrodite's son

creusa

aeneas' wife

anchises

aeneas' father

ascarius

aeneas' son

polyxena

on achilles' grave, hecuba's daughter named what was killed

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