The Odyssey's Characters
Terms in this set (21)
Wise, bright-eyed, flashing-eyed, tireless child of Zeus, dim phantom.
Sea nymph, selfish
Witch-goddess, daughter of Helios, the sun god.
Raider of cities, hot-headed, famed, hubris, royal, man for all occasions.
Earth-shaker, encircler of the earth.
Group of singing nymphs who lure men to their deaths.
Six-headed sea monster.
Wide-seeing, the father, the cloud gatherer, lightning striker.
Cyclops, son of Poseidon, one-eyed giant.
King of Phaeacia.
People who live off the intoxicating lotus plant.
Theban prince, seer of Thebes.
Wise, flawless queen, constant, prudent.
God of the golden wand, kindly, messenger, the strong one.
Rebel, crew member, convinces to eat the Cattle of the Sun.
Cool-headed, clear-headed, Odysseus' true son.
Loyal servant, motherly nurse.
The suitors' leader.