The Greek Gods/ The Olympians

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Demeter (Ceres)
Goddess of Harvest
-Sheath of corn
-Daughter of Cronos and Rhea
-Mother to Persephone
Dionysus (Bacchus)
God of Wine
-Cup of wine
-Son of Zeus
Zeus (Jupiter)
Lord of the sky, rain-god, cloud-gatherer
-Thunderbolt, shield, eagle
-Son of Cronos and Rhea
-Father to a lot of other gods
Hera (Juno)
Protector of marrige
-Cow, peacock
-Zeus's wife and sister
-Daughter of Cronos and Rhea
Poseidon (Neptune)
Ruler of the Sea
-Horse, bull
-Aeus's brother
-Son of Cronos and Rhea
Hades (Pluto)
God of wealth, Protector of the underworld
-Jewels, metals, helmet
-Son to Cronos and Rhea
Pallas Athena (Minerva)
Warlike only to enemies and to defend the state
-Owl, helmet, serpent
-Zeus's daughter
Phoebus Apollo (Apollo)
The master musician who plays for olympus
-Lyre, python, bow & arrows
-Son of Zeus and Leto
Artemis (Diana)
Lady of wild things
-Moon, Cypress, Stag
-Twin with Apollo
-Daughter of Zeus and Leto
Aphrodite (Venus)
Goddess of love and beauty
-Dove, sparrow, swan
-Daughter of Zeus and Dione
Hermes (Mercury)
Messanger of the gods
-Winged sandals
-Zeus is his father & Maia is his mother
Ares (Mars)
God of war
-Vulture, dog
-Son of Zeus and Hera
Hephaestus (Vulcan & Mulciber)
God of fire
-Fire, blacksmith's hammer
-Son of Zeus & Hera
Hestia (Vesta)
Goddess of the hearth
-Fire
-Zeus's sister