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The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
34 terms
Characters of The Odyssey
Homer
Epic
Odysseus
Penelope
Ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the I…
A long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose ac…
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; King of Ithaca
Wife of Odysseus, Mother of Telemachus
Homer
Ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the I…
Epic
A long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose ac…
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
21 terms
The Odyssey (Characters)
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Athena
King of Ithaca, hero of Trojan wars. He is sly, wise, brave a…
Odysseus wife. She has delayed the advances of numerous suito…
Odysseus son. Telemachus had endured the suitors presence in…
Goddess of wisdom and Odysseus guardian angel.
Odysseus
King of Ithaca, hero of Trojan wars. He is sly, wise, brave a…
Penelope
Odysseus wife. She has delayed the advances of numerous suito…
38 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
God of the winds
King and leader of the Greek forces
King of Phaeacians to whom Odysseus tells his story
Achilles
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
Aeolus
God of the winds
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
17 terms
Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Athena
Zeus
Hermes
...
...
Odysseus
...
Athena
...
58 terms
Odyssey Characters
Apollo
Athena
Antinous
Agamemnon
God of sun and archery
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom, purposeful battle, an…
most arrogant of the suitors
Menelaus' brother and is married to Clytemnestra (who murdere…
Apollo
God of sun and archery
Athena
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom, purposeful battle, an…
23 terms
Odyssey Characters
Alkinoos
Laertes
Eurymachos
Autolykos
King of the Phaikians, husband of Arete, hospitable
Father of Odysseus, resides on a farm
Manipulative, one of the two main suitors
Grandfather of Odysseus
Alkinoos
King of the Phaikians, husband of Arete, hospitable
Laertes
Father of Odysseus, resides on a farm
10 terms
Odyssey Characters
Penelope
Poseidon
Circe
Odyesseus
faithful wife to Odysseus
God of the sea
goddess/witch that turns men into pigs
Epic hero in The Odyssey
Penelope
faithful wife to Odysseus
Poseidon
God of the sea
26 terms
Characters of The Odyssey
Homer
Epic
Odysseus
Penelope
Ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the I…
A long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose ac…
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; King of Ithaca
Wife of Odysseus, Mother of Telemachus
Homer
Ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the I…
Epic
A long narrative poem about the adventures of a hero whose ac…
19 terms
The Odyssey characters
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Eurylochus
Hero of the Trojan War
Odysseus' wife
Odysseus' teenage son
Captain in Odysseus' crew
Odysseus
Hero of the Trojan War
Penelope
Odysseus' wife
26 terms
Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Antinous
greatest of the Greek heroes at Troy, Immortal man, vulnerabl…
the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War
King of the Phaeacians, who offers Odysseus hospitality in hi…
The most arrogant of Penelope's suitors. He leads the campaig…
Achilles
greatest of the Greek heroes at Troy, Immortal man, vulnerabl…
Agamemnon
the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War
16 terms
The Odyssey characters
Odysseus
Calypso
Circe
Zeus
King of Ithaca
a sea goddess
an enchantress who helps Odysseus
king of the Gods
Odysseus
King of Ithaca
Calypso
a sea goddess
34 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
God of the winds
King and leader of the Greek forces
King of Phaeacians to whom Odysseus tells his story
Achilles
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
Aeolus
God of the winds
31 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinous
Anticleia
Antinous
Argos
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
Odysseus's old hunting dog
Alcinous
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
25 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
Argos
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Odysseus's old hunting dog
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
Antinoos
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
21 terms
Characters for "The Odyssey"
Zeus
Hera
Hades
Poseidon
King of the Greek gods
Queen of the Greek gods
Greek god of the Underworld
Greek god of the Sea & Earthquakes
Zeus
King of the Greek gods
Hera
Queen of the Greek gods
22 terms
Odyssey Characters
Zeus
Hera
Athena
Aphrodite
king of the gods, ruler of the skies
Zeus' wife, fought over the golden apple
goddess of wisdom and battle strategy; Odysseus' protector; f…
goddess of love and wisdom; awarded the golden apple by Paris
Zeus
king of the gods, ruler of the skies
Hera
Zeus' wife, fought over the golden apple
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
24 terms
Odyssey Characters
one of Penelope's leading suitors; an…
a famous blind prophet that Odysseus m…
a female monster who sucks in water th…
Odysseus' and Telemachus' old nurse
Antinous
Teiresias
Charybdis
Eurycleia
one of Penelope's leading suitors; an…
Antinous
a famous blind prophet that Odysseus m…
Teiresias
11 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Antinous
Argus
Athena
Calypso
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
Odysseus's old hunting dog
Goddess of wisdom; Odysseus's helper
Witch/nymph who wanted Odysseus as her husband, kept on her i…
Antinous
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
Argus
Odysseus's old hunting dog
18 terms
Characters of The Odyssey
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Menelaus and Helen
(main character) Son of Laertes and Anticleia, husband of Pen…
Grandson of Laertes and Anticleia, son of Odysseus and Penelo…
the wife of Odysseus and a symbol of devotion and fidelity
Husband and wife, rulers of Sparta, recount Odysseus' battles…
Odysseus
(main character) Son of Laertes and Anticleia, husband of Pen…
Telemachus
Grandson of Laertes and Anticleia, son of Odysseus and Penelo…
19 terms
Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Antinous
the hero (main character) who is trying to return home
Odysseus's son
Odysseus's wife
Ringleader of the suitors; first suitor that Odysseus kills
Odysseus
the hero (main character) who is trying to return home
Telemachus
Odysseus's son
35 terms
Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Telemakhos
Penelope
Laertes
The protagonist of the Odyssey; King of Ithaka
Son of Odysseus; Goes on a quest to find his father
Faithful wife of Odysseus
Father of Odysseus; Depressed while Odysseus is gone
Odysseus
The protagonist of the Odyssey; King of Ithaka
Telemakhos
Son of Odysseus; Goes on a quest to find his father
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
40 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinous
Anticleia
Antinous
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinous
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
38 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Aeolus
Eurymachus
Athena
Eumaeus
God of the winds
A leader of the suitors, burned Penelope's shroud
Goddess of wisdom, protector of Odysseus
Faithful swineherd of Odysseus, helped raise Telemachus
Aeolus
God of the winds
Eurymachus
A leader of the suitors, burned Penelope's shroud
The Odyssey Characters
Athena
Calypso
Circe
Odysseus
Goddess of wisdom; Odysseus's helper
Witch/nymph who wanted Odysseus as her husband
"Terrible goddess with lovely hair, who spoke in the language…
Protagonist unable to reach home after the Trojan War; "wise…
Athena
Goddess of wisdom; Odysseus's helper
Calypso
Witch/nymph who wanted Odysseus as her husband
24 terms
***The Odyssey Characters
Alcinous
Anticleia
Antinous
Arete
King of the Phaeacians & Nausicaa's father
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelope's suitors
King Alcinous' wife; she is known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinous
King of the Phaeacians & Nausicaa's father
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
26 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Alcinoos
Anticleia
Antinoos
Arete
King of the Phaiacians
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
"Ringleader" of Penelopeia's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife, known for her kindness and beauty
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
28 terms
Odyssey Characters
What is Illion?
Who are the Cicones?
Who are the Lotus Eaters?
Who is Polyphemus?
The City of Troy
Group Odysseus and his men tried to conquer after leaving Tro…
Druggies who give Odysseus's crew lotus flower - the men forg…
The Cyclops; Poseidon's son
What is Illion?
The City of Troy
Who are the Cicones?
Group Odysseus and his men tried to conquer after leaving Tro…
29 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Athena
(Hero) Trojan war hero trying to get back home to Ithaca.
(Initiate) Odysseus's son.
(Damsel in Distress) Wife of Odysseus and mother of Telemachus.
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom, purposeful battle, an…
Odysseus
(Hero) Trojan war hero trying to get back home to Ithaca.
Telemachus
(Initiate) Odysseus's son.
Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Zeus
The epic hero (he's brave and fearless)
Odysseus' wife (she's beautiful and smart!)
Odysseus' son
GOD- The King of Gods
Odysseus
The epic hero (he's brave and fearless)
Penelope
Odysseus' wife (she's beautiful and smart!)
46 terms
Odyssey characters
Eris
Golden Apple
Paris
Troy
evil goddess of discourse, not invited to a wedding
Eris tosses this into the wedding, marked "For the Fairest"
a prince of Troy recommended by Zeus to judge the fairest
a city in Asia minor (modern-day Turkey) where the Trojan War…
Eris
evil goddess of discourse, not invited to a wedding
Golden Apple
Eris tosses this into the wedding, marked "For the Fairest"
Odyssey Characters
Laertes
Odysseus
Penelope
Athena
Odysseus's father
King of Ithaca and hero of the Trojan war
Odysseus's wife
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom, skills, and warfare w…
Laertes
Odysseus's father
Odysseus
King of Ithaca and hero of the Trojan war
21 terms
Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Anticlea
son of Laertes; main character
son of Odysseus and Penelope
Odysseus' wife and mother of Telemachus
Odysseus' mom
Odysseus
son of Laertes; main character
Telemachus
son of Odysseus and Penelope
18 terms
Odyssey Characters
Odysseuys
Penelope
Telemachus
Eumaeus
a brave, strong, survivor, hero... -husband of Penelope... -main ch…
beautiful, kind... -Odysseus's wife... -tourtered by suitor... -human
Odysseus Son... -goes out for a year in search for his father... -h…
-mortal human... -meets Odysseuys during his journey... -first mort…
Odysseuys
a brave, strong, survivor, hero... -husband of Penelope... -main ch…
Penelope
beautiful, kind... -Odysseus's wife... -tourtered by suitor... -human
26 terms
Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Antinous
greatest of the Greek heroes at Troy, Immortal man, vulnerabl…
the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War
King of the Phaeacians, who offers Odysseus hospitality in hi…
The most arrogant of Penelope's suitors. He leads the campaig…
Achilles
greatest of the Greek heroes at Troy, Immortal man, vulnerabl…
Agamemnon
the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War
35 terms
The Odyssey characters
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Amphinomus
Antinous
king and leader of the Greek forces
king who listens to Odysseus' story and gives him a ship to t…
another suitor
leader among the suitors
Agamemnon
king and leader of the Greek forces
Alcinous
king who listens to Odysseus' story and gives him a ship to t…
20 terms
Odyssey Characters
Aeolus
Poseidon
Polythemus
Athena
God of wind
God of the Sea
Cyclops; Poseidon's son
Goddess of wisdom and war
Aeolus
God of wind
Poseidon
God of the Sea
26 terms
Odyssey characters
Circe
Tiresias
Charybdis
Odysseus
Goddes/Witch that luers men to her home and turns them to pigs
Man that Odysseus meets in the underworld
Creature that forms a worldpool and kills all of Odusseus men
was a legendary Greek king of Ithaca and the hero of Homer's…
Circe
Goddes/Witch that luers men to her home and turns them to pigs
Tiresias
Man that Odysseus meets in the underworld
18 terms
Odyssey characters
Alcinous
Calypso
Agamemnon
Polyphemus
King of phaeacians
Sea goddess who loved Odysseus
Leader of Greek forces
The cyclops who imprisoned Odysseus
Alcinous
King of phaeacians
Calypso
Sea goddess who loved Odysseus
32 terms
Odyssey Characters
helios
zeus
telemachus
penelope
God of the sun
King of the gods
Odysseus and Penelope's son
Wife of Odysseus
helios
God of the sun
zeus
King of the gods
29 terms
Odyssey Characters
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Amphinomus
Antinous
King and leader of Greek forces during the Trojan war
King of the Phaeacians and person to whom Odysseus relates
One of Penelope's suitors
Rudest of Penelope's suitors
Agamemnon
King and leader of Greek forces during the Trojan war
Alcinous
King of the Phaeacians and person to whom Odysseus relates
46 terms
Odyssey characters
Aegisthus
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Andromache
Son of Théstes, suduced agamemnons wife;Clytemnéstra then he…
Mortal chosen by the gods to be controller of the winds
Son of Átresus, elected commander and chief of the Greeks in…
Hectors wife
Aegisthus
Son of Théstes, suduced agamemnons wife;Clytemnéstra then he…
Aeolus
Mortal chosen by the gods to be controller of the winds
27 terms
Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Aegisthus
Agamemnon
Antinous
Greek hero. Died in the Trojan war
...
...
Worst suitor.
Achilles
Greek hero. Died in the Trojan war
Aegisthus
...
8 terms
Odyssey characters
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Eumaeus
The protagonist of the Odyssey. Odysseus fought among the oth…
Odysseus's son. An infant when Odysseus left for Troy, Telema…
Wife of Odysseus and mother of Telemachus. Penelope spends he…
The loyal shepherd who, along with the cowherd Philoetius, he…
Odysseus
The protagonist of the Odyssey. Odysseus fought among the oth…
Telemachus
Odysseus's son. An infant when Odysseus left for Troy, Telema…
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