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Words and Terms from Greek and Roman Mythology
of or relating to Sisyphus (king in ancient Greece who offended Zeus and whose punishment was to roll a huge boulder to the top of a steep hill)
Dionysus/ Bacchus-bacchanalia (noun) (adj)
the beginning of creation was chaos
titan of sky that help up sky. an atlas is a book of maps.
was a nymph. separated from love so she cried and it reverberated (echoed) through the land.
from 9 muses for each art form
comes from furies=immortal goddess that punished children who killed parents
Hermes/ Mercury. change often (fickle, moody)
came from Pan who created chaos by screaming
story of the first mortal woman who let many evils into the world
from the story of Midas who had the power of making everything turn to gold.
Cronus-god of time
long travel from adventures of Ulysses
from Odyssey. someone/something that is loyal.
from Tantalus-rude king
the greater gods of ancient Greece/ supreme beings
muses/art-represent of different art forms.
sissyphus-task that seems to never end and without purpose.