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Gods and Goddesses Chart

Flashcards for the Greek and Roman gods and goddesses. Mrs. Stiffler's Mythology class GNGHS Gray-New Gloucester High School
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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
Sol: parents
Hyperian and Thea
Sol: Greek name
Helios
Sol: symbols
sun, golden chariot, Isle of Rhodes
Ares: mother (Greek name)
Hera
Pallas Athena: mother
Metis
Phoebus Apollo: mother
Leto
Aphrodite: mother
Dione
Hermes: mother
Maia
Artemis: mother
Leto
Hephaestus: mother
Hera
Dionysus: mother
Semele
Eros: mother (Greek name)
Aphrodite
Persephone: mother (Greek name)
Demeter
Eos: mother
Thea
Helios: mother
Thea
Eris: mother
Nyx
Eros: father
Ares
Eos: father
Hyperian
Helios: father
Hyperian
Eris: father
Vight
Hephaestus: brother (Greek name)
Ares
Ares: brother (Greek name)
Hephaestus
Hera: children (Greek names)
Ares and Hephaestus
Zeus: grandson (Greek name)
Eros
Metis: daughter (Greek name)
Pallas Athena
Leto: children (Greek names)
Phoebus Apollo and Artemis
Dione: daughter (Greek name)
Aphrodite
Maia: son (Greek name)
Hermes
Semele: son (Greek name)
Dionysus
Aphrodite: son (Greek name)
Eros
Ares: son (Greek name)
Eros
Demeter: daughter (Greek name)
Persephone
Hyperian: children (Greek names)
Eos and Helios
Thea: children (Greek names)
Eos and Helios
Vight: daughter (Greek name)
Eris
Nyx: daughter (Greek name)
Eris
The two gods/goddesses who are twins (Greek names)
Phoebus Apollo and Artemis
Phoebus Apollo: twin sister (Greek name)
Artemis
Artemis: twin brother (Greek name)
Phoebus Apollo
The goddess who was born from the foam of the sea (Greek name)
Aphrodite
The god born from Zeus' thigh (Greek name)
Dionysus
Hades: wife (Greek name)
Persephone
This god who does not live on Mt. Olympus (Greek name)
Hades
The two gods/goddesses who have Corn as a shared symbol (Roman names)
Ceres and Saturn
The god who uses two different types of arrows (Roman name)
Cupid (gold and lead)
Helios: sister (Greek name)
Eos
Eos: brother (Greek name)
Helios
The goddess who always accompanied mars to war (Greek name)
Eris
The festival that honored the god of agriculture
the Saturnalia
The god whose Greek and Roman names are the same
Phoebus Apollo
The three sister goddesses (Roman names)
Juno, Vesta, Ceres
The two gods/goddesses who have the Aegis as a shared symbol (Greek names)
Zeus and Pallas Athena
The messenger-god (Roman name)
Mercury
The goddess who has Eros as a personal messenger (Roman name)
Venus
The two gods who do not have Greek equivalents
Janus and Saturn
The two gods/goddesses who, like Nike, are pictured with wings (Greek names)
Eros and Eos
The god who is pictured with golden wings (Roman name)
Cupid
The goddess pictured with feathery, angelic wings (Roman name)
Aurora
The god whose animal symbol is the horse (Roman name)
Neptune
The god whose symbol is the Helmet of Invisibility (Roman name)
Pluto
The goddess who is served by Vestal Virgins (Roman name)
Vesta
The goddess who has Iris (goddess of the rainbow) as a messenger (Greek name)
Hera
The god whose animal symbols include the vulture and the dog (Roman name)
Mars
The three gods/goddesses who have the Bow/Arrow as a shared symbol (Greek names)
Phoebus Apollo, Artemis, Eros
The goddess who has the helmet/spear as a symbol (Roman names)
Minerva
The god who has the Lyre as a symbol (Roman name)
Phoebus Apollo
The god who holds the city of Delphi as sacred (Roman name)
Phoebus Apollo
The god who holds the Laurel Tree as sacred (Roman name)
Phoebus Apollo
The god who carries the Caduceus (Roman name)
Mercury
The goddess whose animal symbol is the Stag (Roman name)
Diana
The god whose symbol is the forge (Roman name)
Vulcan
The god whose symbol is the vine (Roman name)
Bacchus
The goddess whose symbol is flowers (Roman name)
Proserpina
The goddess whose symbol is dew (Roman name)
Aurora
The goddess whose symbol is arguments (Roman name)
Discordia
The god who rides a golden chariot (Roman name)
Sol
The god who holds the Isle of Rhodes as sacred (Roman name)
Sol
The god whose symbol is the Virga (Roman name)
Janus
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