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Flashcards for the Greek and Roman gods and goddesses. Mrs. Stiffler's Mythology class GNGHS Gray-New Gloucester High School

Zeus: Realm

King of the gods, ruler of mankind

Zeus: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Zeus: Roman name

Jupiter

Zeus: Symbols

lightning bolt, eagle, oak, Aegis

Poseidon: Realm

god of: sea, horses, earthquakes

Poseidon: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Poseidon: Roman name

Neptune

Poseidon: symbols

trident, horse, earthquakes

Hades: realm

god of the underworld

Hades: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Hades: Roman name

Pluto

Hades: symbols

helmet of invisibility, gold, riches, silver, gems

Pallas Athena: realm

goddess of wisdom, war, and weaving

Pallas Athena: parents

Zeus and Metis

Pallas Athena: Roman name

Minerva

Pallas Athena: symbols

owl, loom, helmet/spear, Aegis

Phoebus Apollo: realm

god of sun, music, poetry, medicine, and archery

Phoebus Apollo: parents

Zeus and Leto

Phoebus Apollo: Roman name

Phoebus Apollo

Phoebus Apollo: symbols

sun, bow/arrow, lyre, Delphi, laurel tree/leaves

Hera: realm

Queen of the gods and wife of Zeus

Hera: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Hera: Roman name

Juno

Hera: symbols

peacock, cow, Iris (goddess of the rainbow)

Aphrodite: realm

goddess of love and beauty

Aphrodite: parents

Zeus and Dione

Aphrodite: Roman name

Venus

Aphrodite: symbols

dove, Eros (personal messenger)

Ares: realm

god of war

Ares: parents

Zeus and Hera

Ares: Roman name

Mars

Ares: symbols

vulture, dog, weapons

Hephaestus: realm

god of fire, forger of armor

Hephaestus: parents

Zeus and Hera

Hephaestus: Roman name

Vulcan

Hephaestus: symbols

forge

Artemis: realm

goddess of the moon and hunting, patroness of maidens

Artemis: parents

Zeus and Leto

Artemis: Roman name

Diana

Artemis: symbols

moon, bow/arrow, stag

Demeter: realm

goddess of the harvest,

Demeter: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Demeter: Roman name

Ceres

Demeter: symbols

corn, grain, harvest

Hermes: realm

Messenger-god; god of commerce, travelers, and thieves

Hermes: parents

Zeus and Maia

Hermes: Roman name

Mercury

Hermes: symbols

winged sandals, wand, winged helmet

Hestia: realm

goddess of hearth and home; sister of Zeus

Hestia: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Hestia: Roman name

Vesta

Hestia: symbols

hearth, vestal virgins

Dionysus: realm

god of the vine, wine

Dionysus: parents

Zeus and Semele

Dionysus: Roman name

Bacchus

Dionysus: symbols

wine, vine

Eros: realm

god of love

Eros: parents

Ares and Aphrodite

Eros: Roman name

Cupid

Eros: symbols

bow and arrow

Persephone: realm

goddess of springtime

Persephone: parents

Zeus and Demeter

Persephone: Roman name

Proserpina

Persephone: symbols

springtime, flowers

Eos: realm

goddess of the dawn

Eos: parents

Hyperian and Thea

Eos: Roman name

Aurora

Eos: symbols

dawn, dew

Eris: realm

goddess of discord

Eris: parents

Vight and Nyx

Eris: Roman name

Discordia

Eris: symbols

fights, arguments

Helios: realm

god of the sun

Helios: parents

Hyperian and Thea

Helios: Roman name

Sol

Helios: symbols

sun, golden chariot, Isle of Rhodes

Janus: realm

god of doorways, good beginnings, and good endings

Janus: Greek name

he doesn't have one

Janus: symbols

key, virga

Saturn: realm

god of agraculture

Saturn: Greek name

he doesn't have one

Saturn: symbols

ears of corn, sickle, Saturnalia

Jupiter: realm

king of gods and ruler of mankind

Jupiter: Greek name

Zeus

Jupiter: symbols

lightning bolt, eagle, oak, Aegis

Neptune: realm

god of sea, horses, and earthquakes

Neptune: Greek name

Poseidon

Neptune: symbols

horse, trident, earthquake

Pluto: realm

god of the underworld

Pluto: Greek name

Hades

Pluto: symbols

helmet of invisibility, jems, gold, silver, riches

Vesta: realm

goddess of hearth and home

Vesta: Greek name

Hestia

Vesta: symbols

hearth, vestal virgins

Juno: realm

queen of gods and wife of Zeus

Juno: Greek name

Hera

Juno: symbols

peacock, cow, Iris (goddess of rainbow)

Ceres: realm

goddess of the harvest

Ceres: Greek name

Demeter

Ceres: symbols

corn, grain, harvest

The 6 original gods and goddesses: Greek names

Zeus, Poseidon, Hades, Hestia, Hera, Demeter

The 6 original gods and goddesses: Roman names

Jupiter, Neptune, Pluto, Vesta, Juno, Bacchus

The 6 original gods and goddesses: parents

Cronus and Rhea

Mars: realm

god of war

Mars: Greek name

Ares

Mars: parents

Zeus and Hera

Mars: symbols

vulture, dog, weapons

Minerva: realm

goddess of wisdom, war, and weaving

Minerva: parents

Zeus and Metis

Minerva: Greek name

Pallas Athena

Minerva: symbols

owl, loom, helmet/spear, Aegis

Phoebus Apollo: Greek name

Phoebus Apollo

Venus: realm

goddess of love and beauty

Venus: parents

Zeus and Dione

Venus: Greek name

Aphrodite

Venus: symbols

dove, Eros (personal messenger)

Mercury: realm

Messenger-god; god of commerce, travelers, and thieves

Mercury: parents

Zeus and Maia

Mercury: Greek name

Hermes

Mercury: symbols

winged helmet, winged sandals, Caduceus

Diana: realm

goddess of moon and hunting; patroness of maidens

Diana: parents

Zeus and Leto

Diana: Greek name

Artemis

Diana: symbols

moon, bow/arrow, stag

Vulcan: realm

god of fire; forger of armor

Vulcan: parents

Zeus and Hera

Vulcan: Greek name

Hephaestus

Vulcan: symbols

forge

Bacchus: realm

god of the vine, wine

Bacchus: parents

Zeus and Semele

Bacchus: Greek name

Dionysus

Bacchus: symbols

wine, vine

Cupid: realm

god of love

Cupid: parents

Ares and Aphrodite

Cupid: Greek name

Eros

Cupid: symbols

bow/arrow

Proserpina: realm

goddess of springtime

Proserpina: parents

Zeus and Demeter

Proserpina: Greek name

Persephone

Proserpina: symbols

springtime, flowers

Aurora: realm

goddess of the dawn

Aurora: parents

Hyperian and Thea

Aurora: Greek name

Eos

Aurora: symbols

dawn, dew

Discordia: realm

goddess of discord

Discordia: parents

Vight and Nyx

Discordia: Greek name

Eris

Discordia: symbols

fights, arguments

Sol: realm

god of the sun

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