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38 terms
Mythology
Zeus
Hera
Poseidon
Hades
Jupiter
Juno
Neptune
Pluto
Zeus
Jupiter
Hera
Juno
50 terms
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Kronos is the son of Gaea and Uranus. He is the youngest of t…
The ____ were born from Gaea and Uranus. Uranus was frightene…
Gaea
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
Uranus
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Mother Earth and Mother to the Titans.
Father Sky also son and husband to Mother Earth. Father To Ti…
God of the Titans. Ate all his kids but Zeus. Disposed of his…
the first children of Gaia and Uranus. Each of the three brot…
Gaea
Mother Earth and Mother to the Titans.
Uranus
Father Sky also son and husband to Mother Earth. Father To Ti…
5 terms
Mythology
emerged
immortal
craftsmen
authority
VERB came out, appeared
someone or something that lives forever
skilled in making goods
Power
emerged
VERB came out, appeared
immortal
someone or something that lives forever
32 terms
Mythology
Janus
Vesta
Daphne
Pygmalion
Roman god of doorways; a two-faced god
virgin goddess of the hearth, home, and family in Roman relig…
pursued by Apollo but didn't return his affection; she was tu…
swore off women, then created an ivory sculpture which later…
Janus
Roman god of doorways; a two-faced god
Vesta
virgin goddess of the hearth, home, and family in Roman relig…
17 terms
Mythology
Apollo (Apollo)
Bacchus (Dionysus)
Ceres (Demeter)
Cupid (Eros)
god of the sun, song, and prophecy ... symbols: the lyre, the ra…
god of wine ... symbols: wine, grapes, leopards
goddess of agriculture/ grain ... symbols: a garland of ears of…
god of love... symbols: bow and arrow
Apollo (Apollo)
god of the sun, song, and prophecy ... symbols: the lyre, the ra…
Bacchus (Dionysus)
god of wine ... symbols: wine, grapes, leopards
Mythology
Zeus
Hera
Hades
Aphrodite
Father of Gods
Mother of Gods
God of the Underworld
Goddess of Love and Beauty
Zeus
Father of Gods
Hera
Mother of Gods
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Kronos is the son of Gaea and Uranus. He is the youngest of t…
The ____ were born from Gaea and Uranus. Uranus was frightene…
Gaea
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
Uranus
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Kronos is the son of Gaea and Uranus. He is the youngest of t…
The ____ were born from Gaea and Uranus. Uranus was frightene…
Gaea
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
Uranus
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Mythology
Mythology
Delphi
Olympic Games
Homer
Stories about gods and heroes that explains history, nature a…
Greeks traveled to Delphi to get advice from the gods
Took place in honor of Zeus
wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey
Mythology
Stories about gods and heroes that explains history, nature a…
Delphi
Greeks traveled to Delphi to get advice from the gods
20 terms
Mythology
Apollo (Apollo)
Bacchus (Dionysus)
Ceres (Demeter)
Cupid (Eros)
god of the sun, song, and prophecy ... symbols: the lyre, the ra…
god of wine ... symbols: wine, grapes, leopards
goddess of agriculture/ grain ... symbols: a garland of ears of…
god of love... symbols: bow and arrow
Apollo (Apollo)
god of the sun, song, and prophecy ... symbols: the lyre, the ra…
Bacchus (Dionysus)
god of wine ... symbols: wine, grapes, leopards
10 terms
Mythology
Who is the King of the Gods?... a. Hercul…
How does Psyche betray Cupid?... a. Cheat…
Who does Perseus kill?... a. The Minotaur…
Which of these does Hercules not accom…
Zeus
Seeing what he looked like
Medusa
Killing the Calydonian boar
Who is the King of the Gods?... a. Hercul…
Zeus
How does Psyche betray Cupid?... a. Cheat…
Seeing what he looked like
30 terms
Mythology
Achillies
Vesta
Prometheus
Aphrodite
Greek hero of the Trojan war
Roman goddess of hearth and home
Titan who created men and gave them fire
Greek goddess of love and beauty
Achillies
Greek hero of the Trojan war
Vesta
Roman goddess of hearth and home
274 terms
Mythology
Argos
Athens
Corinth
Crete
Birthplace of Perseus and Argos with the hundred eyes
Named for the goddess Athena; home to the Parthenon
Gateway between major cities ... Located between Athens and Sparta
Where Zeus took Europa when he abducted her; where Zeus was r…
Argos
Birthplace of Perseus and Argos with the hundred eyes
Athens
Named for the goddess Athena; home to the Parthenon
31 terms
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Kronos is the son of Gaea and Uranus. He is the youngest of t…
The ____ were born from Gaea and Uranus. Uranus was frightene…
Gaea
Gaea is the mother of the Earth. She is also the mother of th…
Uranus
____ is the father of the Heavens. He is also the father of t…
Mythology
Thetis
Agamemnon
Aris
Hecuba
She dipped her son in the River Styx to make him invulerabe
He sacrified his duaghter so that the winds would cease to blow
She threw the golden apple marked 'To the Fairest'
She was the queen of Troy, the mother of HEctor
Thetis
She dipped her son in the River Styx to make him invulerabe
Agamemnon
He sacrified his duaghter so that the winds would cease to blow
Mythology
Adonis
aegis
amazon
ambrosial
very handsome young man
shield or protection; auspices; sponsorship
tall, strong, bold woman
exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell; extremely delicious…
Adonis
very handsome young man
aegis
shield or protection; auspices; sponsorship
Mythology
primeval
colossus
firmament
omnipotent
earliest
giant
sky
all powerfull
primeval
earliest
colossus
giant
Mythology
Demeter/Ceres
Persephone
Hades/Pluto
Dionysus/Bacchus
goddess of the corn, Persephone's mother
Demeter's daughter, Hades's wife
god of wealth, lord of the underworld, husband of Persephone
god of wine, last god to enter Olympus
Demeter/Ceres
goddess of the corn, Persephone's mother
Persephone
Demeter's daughter, Hades's wife
mythology
Aphrodite
Hera
Athena
Zues
...
...
...
...
Aphrodite
...
Hera
...
28 terms
Mythology
Aegisthus
Orestes
Clytemnestra
Iphigenia
*killed Agamemnon... *lover to Clytemnestra
*killed Aegisthus... *Agamemnon's son... *killed Clytemnestra, hi…
*Agamemnon's wife... *murdered her husband,Agamemnon
*woman sacrificed.
Aegisthus
*killed Agamemnon... *lover to Clytemnestra
Orestes
*killed Aegisthus... *Agamemnon's son... *killed Clytemnestra, hi…
Mythology
narcissistic
deity
odyssey
siren
someone in love with him or herself
God or Goddess
an extended adventurous voyage or journey
a seductively beautiful or charming woman
narcissistic
someone in love with him or herself
deity
God or Goddess
Mythology
The Titans
Gaea
Uranus
Cronus
The Titans, also known as the elder gods, ruled the earth bef…
Gaea is the Earth goddess.
Uranus is the sky god and first ruler. He is the son of Gaea,…
Cronus managed to escape to Italy, where he ruled as Saturn.…
The Titans
The Titans, also known as the elder gods, ruled the earth bef…
Gaea
Gaea is the Earth goddess.
Mythology
ZEUS
HERA
ARTEMIS
ARES
God of the Thunderbolt; Bird is the eagle
Goddess of Marriage; Often punishes Zeus's mistresses; Bird i…
Goddess of the Moon; Twin sister of Apollo; Goddesses of the…
God of War; Son of Zeus & Hera; Had an affair with Aphrodite;…
ZEUS
God of the Thunderbolt; Bird is the eagle
HERA
Goddess of Marriage; Often punishes Zeus's mistresses; Bird i…
Mythology
Mortal
Immortal
Ambrosia
Trident
Having the ability to die. Humans are mortal
Will never die. The gods and goddesses are immortal.
The food (nectar) of the gods.
Literally it means: 3 teeth. Poseidon had a spear known as a…
Mortal
Having the ability to die. Humans are mortal
Immortal
Will never die. The gods and goddesses are immortal.
Mythology
Zeus
Hera
Poseidon
Hades
Jupiter
Juno
Neptune
Pluto
Zeus
Jupiter
Hera
Juno
36 terms
Mythology
Aphrodite
Argo
Argos
Athena
Gives Europa good news about her land.
Jason's ship
Giant of 100 eyes
Helps Perseus conquer Medusa
Aphrodite
Gives Europa good news about her land.
Argo
Jason's ship
Mythology
Myth
Mythos
Logos
Origin of Myths
authoritative story about the world... doesn't have to be factua…
originally: authoritative story about world... now: marked as "n…
original: one of many stories, not authoritative
personification of natural forces... historical events
Myth
authoritative story about the world... doesn't have to be factua…
Mythos
originally: authoritative story about world... now: marked as "n…
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Mother Earth; arised from Chaos; one of the first three immor…
Father sky; Gaea gave birth to him; married Gaea;
God of time; son of Uranus and Gaea; one of the 13 titans
Immortal child of Gaea and Uranus; had 50 heads and 50 arms f…
Gaea
Mother Earth; arised from Chaos; one of the first three immor…
Uranus
Father sky; Gaea gave birth to him; married Gaea;
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
Earth mother and is the mother of Uranus, Ourea and Pontus
God of the sky and father of the hundred- handed giants and c…
Gaea and Uranus's son. Married to Gaea and is also god of the…
Gaea and Uranus's son, there were three of them
Gaea
Earth mother and is the mother of Uranus, Ourea and Pontus
Uranus
God of the sky and father of the hundred- handed giants and c…
69 terms
Mythology
Athena
Zeus
Poseidon
Hades
Olympian goddess of civilization, wisdom, and just causes in…
Youngest child of Cronus; King of the Gods; the thunder god.
Brother of Zeus. The Earth-Shaker; God of the Sea
Brother of Zeus. God of wealth; God of the Dead
Athena
Olympian goddess of civilization, wisdom, and just causes in…
Zeus
Youngest child of Cronus; King of the Gods; the thunder god.
Mythology
Hestia
Hera
Demeter
Poseidon
[Vesta]... Goddess of the hearth or fireplace.
[Juno]... The goddess of Marriage and married women.
[Ceres]... Goddess of agriculture.
[Neptune]... God of the sea.
Hestia
[Vesta]... Goddess of the hearth or fireplace.
Hera
[Juno]... The goddess of Marriage and married women.
12 terms
Mythology
Zeus
Poseidon
Hades
Hestia
Greek king of gods and ruler of manking; Jupiter
Greek god of sea, horses, and earthquakes; Neptune
Greek god of underworld, did not live on Olympus, Pluto
Greek goddess of hearth and home, sister of Zeus; Vesta
Zeus
Greek king of gods and ruler of manking; Jupiter
Poseidon
Greek god of sea, horses, and earthquakes; Neptune
Mythology
Zeus
Hades
Poseidon
Chronus
ruler of the gods and humans... lord of the sky and Earth... symbol…
god of the dead... king of the Underworld... brother of Zeus ... symbo…
brother of Zeus ... king of the sea... can cause floods, storms, ea…
titan ( a race of giants)... father of Zeus... the son of Uranus…
Zeus
ruler of the gods and humans... lord of the sky and Earth... symbol…
Hades
god of the dead... king of the Underworld... brother of Zeus ... symbo…
Mythology
Poseidon
Athena
Ares
Hestia
Roman name: Neptune, Ruler of the Sea
Roman name:Minerva, Goddess of War and Wisdon
Roman name: Mars, God of War
Roman name: Vesta, Goddess of the Hearth
Poseidon
Roman name: Neptune, Ruler of the Sea
Athena
Roman name:Minerva, Goddess of War and Wisdon
35 terms
Mythology
myth
mythology
polytheism
Gaea
man's attempt to explain the world around him
the study of myths
belief in and worship of many gods and goddesses
Mother Earth
myth
man's attempt to explain the world around him
mythology
the study of myths
27 terms
Mythology
olden times, men still worshipped
shepherds and herdsmen who cherished
people worshipped
gods lived on top of
ugly idols
light and beauty
radiant gods
olympus
olden times, men still worshipped
ugly idols
shepherds and herdsmen who cherished
light and beauty
67 terms
Mythology
Mt. Olympus
the sea
Golden Age of Greece
King Minos
where the Greek gods/goddesses lived
easiest means of travel in ancient Greece
most famous period for ancient Greeks
where the Minoans got their name
Mt. Olympus
where the Greek gods/goddesses lived
the sea
easiest means of travel in ancient Greece
Mythology
myth
Greek hero
Aphrodite
Apollo
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Mortal who has the following characteristics:... Unusual Birth,…
Greek goddess of love and beauty who was created from the foa…
Greek god of the sun who rides his chariot across the sky eve…
myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Greek hero
Mortal who has the following characteristics:... Unusual Birth,…
Mythology !!!
Aphrodite(Venus)
Hera(Juno)
Athena(Minerva)
Zues(Jupiter)
-goddess of beauty and love... -unhappily married to Hephaestus
-mother of gods goddess of children and marriage ... -always jea…
-goddess of war and wisdom ... -born from Zues's head ... -was a we…
-father of all gods
Aphrodite(Venus)
-goddess of beauty and love... -unhappily married to Hephaestus
Hera(Juno)
-mother of gods goddess of children and marriage ... -always jea…
Mythology
Titans
Olympians
Mt. Olympus
Iliad
OCEAN, TETHYS, HYPERION, MNEMOSYNE, THEMIS, IAPETUS, ATLAS, A…
ZEUS, POSEIDON, HADES, HESTIA, HERA, ARES, ATHENA, APOLLO, AP…
Home of the olympians; Known as Greece's highest mountain top…
Earliest greek poem; Written record of the gods
Titans
OCEAN, TETHYS, HYPERION, MNEMOSYNE, THEMIS, IAPETUS, ATLAS, A…
Olympians
ZEUS, POSEIDON, HADES, HESTIA, HERA, ARES, ATHENA, APOLLO, AP…
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
She is the mother of the earth. She is also the mother of the…
Father of 12 Titans. He banished his children to Tartarus, ha…
He was the ruling Titan, the Titan god of time. He ate each o…
They were locked in Tatarus until Zeus and his brothers set t…
Gaea
She is the mother of the earth. She is also the mother of the…
Uranus
Father of 12 Titans. He banished his children to Tartarus, ha…
45 terms
Mythology
ZEUS
HERA
ARTEMIS
ARES
God of the Thunderbolt; Bird is the eagle
Goddess of Marriage; Often punishes Zeus's mistresses; Bird i…
Goddess of the Moon; Twin sister of Apollo; Goddesses of the…
God of War; Son of Zeus & Hera; Had an affair with Aphrodite;…
ZEUS
God of the Thunderbolt; Bird is the eagle
HERA
Goddess of Marriage; Often punishes Zeus's mistresses; Bird i…
53 terms
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Hecatoncheires
Cyclopes
Mother Earth
Heaven
First three monstorous creatures who had 50 heads and 100 arms
Giants with one huge eye
Gaea
Mother Earth
Uranus
Heaven
18 terms
mythology
deus
dea
Apollo
Bacchus
god
goddess
god of music, lyre, sun
god of wine
deus
god
dea
goddess
25 terms
Mythology
myth
Greek hero
Aphrodite
Apollo
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Mortal who has the following characteristics:... Unusual Birth,…
Greek goddess of love and beauty who was created from the foa…
Greek god of the sun who rides his chariot across the sky eve…
myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Greek hero
Mortal who has the following characteristics:... Unusual Birth,…
50 terms
Mythology
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed giants
She represents the earth. She is the mother of the titains
He represents the heavens. And he is the father of the Titans
kronos was one of the titans. he took over his fathers role a…
the fist immortal children of Gaea and Uranus. They had 50 ar…
Gaea
She represents the earth. She is the mother of the titains
Uranus
He represents the heavens. And he is the father of the Titans
21 terms
Mythology
god of the sun
Rule of the gods
goddess of the hearth
god of the sea and horses
Apollo
Jupiter
Vesta
Neptune
god of the sun
Apollo
Rule of the gods
Jupiter
20 terms
Mythology
myth
mythology
Pandora
Cupid
story
the study of myths
woman created by Zeus, her curiosity unleashed evil upon the…
god of love
myth
story
mythology
the study of myths
50 terms
Mythology
Athena
Zeus
Poseidon
Hades
Olympian goddess of civilization, wisdom, and just causes in…
Youngest child of Cronus; King of the Gods; the thunder god.
Brother of Zeus. The Earth-Shaker; God of the Sea
Brother of Zeus. God of wealth; God of the Dead
Athena
Olympian goddess of civilization, wisdom, and just causes in…
Zeus
Youngest child of Cronus; King of the Gods; the thunder god.
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