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king of mycenae, husband of clytamnestra, brother of menalaus leader of the largest army during the trojan war
daughter of zeus and the goddess of war and wisdom. She helps odysseus through his journey home and is the one who ultimately decides his destiny
godess/nymph makes her home on the island of ogygia. She keeps odysseus there for ten years and then she finally sends him on his way after asking him to be his wife
this is a nymph that lives on the island of aeaea and turns odysseus' men into pigs then he stays there for about a year
queen of argos, wife of agamemnon, lover of aegisthus (story of agamemnon and how hes killed when he gets home)
a one eyed giant... Specifically polyphemus who is the giant that odysseus taunted and threw a spear in his eye
sea nymph daughter daughter of proteus. Gives menelaus the idea to hide as a seal to capture her father, the old man of the sea.
companion of odysseus who falls off the roof at circe's palace and the reunite in the underworld
the old nurse of odysseus and telemachus notices the scar on odysseus' leg when he comes home
wife of menelaus, and the person who started the trojan war because of paris son of priamn (slips medication in the drinks when telemachaus visits for news of his father)
messenger god; takes suitors down to the underworld, meets odysseus on circes island, and tells calypso to let odysseus go
sea nymph daughter of proteus (old man of the sea) she gives him the scarf of immortality to save him from certain death in the ocean
people visited by odysseus and they live on a plant that is very delicious but makes you forget your purpose and your home and family
person who telemachaus goes to see in search for his father before he goes to menelaus. The king's son goes along with him
main character in the story. Son of Laertes and anticlea, father of Telemachaus, husband of penelope, and king of ithaca
the six headed monster that kills six of odysseus' men when he is sailing past (the other monster that is not carybdus)
a legendary figure that is doomed in the underworld and has to roll a boulder up a hill forever
a figure doomed to the underworld and is surrounded by lucious fruit and water and is so thirsty and hungry but is unable to eat or drink
mythical island of helios, has the cows that odysseus' men slaughter and doom them to death
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