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The Odyssey Characters & Places
Poseidon
Calypso
Helios (Hyperion)
Zeus
God of the sea. Son of Chronus and Rhea; father of Polyphemus…
(Ka-lipʹ-soh): Goddess and sea nymph. Daughter of Atlas. She…
sun-god. He was also the got of herds and flocks. He kept his…
(Zyoos): The supreme god of Olympus. Son of Chronus and Rhea;…
Poseidon
God of the sea. Son of Chronus and Rhea; father of Polyphemus…
Calypso
(Ka-lipʹ-soh): Goddess and sea nymph. Daughter of Atlas. She…
37 terms
Odyssey characters and places
Athene
Zeus
Ogygia
Calypso
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Athene
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Zeus
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Laertes
Main character of the book who wishes to return to Ithica to…
Son of Odysseus to goes on a journey to search for his father
The wife of Odysseus
Father of Odysseus
Odysseus
Main character of the book who wishes to return to Ithica to…
Telemachus
Son of Odysseus to goes on a journey to search for his father
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Alcinoos
Antinoos
Argos
Athena
The king of the phaiecians.
The ringleader of Penelope's suitors.
Odysseus' old hunting dog.
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom, Assists Odysseus and…
Alcinoos
The king of the phaiecians.
Antinoos
The ringleader of Penelope's suitors.
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Odyssey Characters/Places
island of Circe
the king
immortal, beautiful goddess, captured…
whirl pool monster
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
island of Circe
Aeaea
the king
Alcinous
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The Odyssey: Characters and Places
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Athena
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; protagonist
Odysseus' son; he tries to rescue his mother from the suitors…
Wife of Odysseus, Mother of Telemachus
Daughter of Zeus; goddess of wisdom and war; helps both Telem…
Odysseus
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; protagonist
Telemachus
Odysseus' son; he tries to rescue his mother from the suitors…
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The Odyssey Characters And Places
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
Home Of Circe: A Witch Ggoddess
King Of Phaeacia
Beautiful Ggoddess Nymph
Female Monter Who Makes Whirl Pools
Aeaea
Home Of Circe: A Witch Ggoddess
Alcinous
King Of Phaeacia
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Characters/Places in The Odyssey
Acheans
Achilles
Aeaea
Aegisthus
A name for the Greeks
the best fighter of all of the Greeks who died in Troy. ... Befo…
Circe's Island
Clytemnestra's lover, who conspired with Clytemnestra to kill…
Acheans
A name for the Greeks
Achilles
the best fighter of all of the Greeks who died in Troy. ... Befo…
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Characters/Places of The Odyssey
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybidis
home of Circe, the witch-goddess
king of Phaeacia; Odysseus tells his tales to the court of th…
beautiful goddess-nymph who keeps Odysseus on her island for…
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
Aeaea
home of Circe, the witch-goddess
Alcinous
king of Phaeacia; Odysseus tells his tales to the court of th…
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Characters and Places in the Odyssey
Aeaea
Alcinous
Charybdis
Cicones
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
King of Phaeacia
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
a people living on the southwestern coast of Thrace, who were…
Aeaea
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
Alcinous
King of Phaeacia
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The Odyssey: Characters and Places
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Athena
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; protagonist
Odysseus' son; he tries to rescue his mother from the suitors…
Wife of Odysseus, Mother of Telemachus
Daughter of Zeus; goddess of wisdom and war; helps both Telem…
Odysseus
Endures a long journey from Troy to Ithaca; protagonist
Telemachus
Odysseus' son; he tries to rescue his mother from the suitors…
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The Odyssey Characters and Places
Aeolus
Alcinous
Antinous
Athena
God of the winds
King of Phaeacians to whom Odysseus tells his story
Leader of the suitors
Daughter of Zeus; goddess of wisdom; helps both Telemachus an…
Aeolus
God of the winds
Alcinous
King of Phaeacians to whom Odysseus tells his story
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The Odyssey Characters and Places
Amphinomos
Broadsea
Aegisthus
Cimmerians
The good suitor, relatively speaking. Penelope seems to recog…
A young man who insulted Odysseus on his ability to play the…
The treacherous lover of Agamemnon's wife, Clytemnestra. He c…
Where Odysseus and his men sail after leaving Circe's. The Ci…
Amphinomos
The good suitor, relatively speaking. Penelope seems to recog…
Broadsea
A young man who insulted Odysseus on his ability to play the…
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The Odyssey: Characters and Places
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
King of the Phaeacians
The beautiful nymph who falls in love with Odysseus when he l…
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
Aeaea
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
Alcinous
King of the Phaeacians
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Odyssey Places and Characters
Odysseus
Kalypso
Athena
Mentes
He has a large ego and is the king of Ithaca. He is favored b…
A nymph who lives on Ogygia and holds Odysseus captive. Daugh…
She frequently intervenes on Odysseus' or Telemachus' behalf,…
Athene first takes the disguise of this man friend of Odysseu…
Odysseus
He has a large ego and is the king of Ithaca. He is favored b…
Kalypso
A nymph who lives on Ogygia and holds Odysseus captive. Daugh…
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Odyssey Characters/ places
Cicones/ Ismarus
Land of the Lotus eaters
Circe/ Aeaea
Underworld/ Land of the Dead
The first stop on his journey home were they sack the city of…
The second stop on their journey home where some of the men e…
Circe, the powerful immortal who gave the men magic drugs in…
The place where Odysseus travels and scarification a lamb and…
Cicones/ Ismarus
The first stop on his journey home were they sack the city of…
Land of the Lotus eaters
The second stop on their journey home where some of the men e…
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Antinous
Leaves the island of Ithaca of which he is the king of and go…
Son of Odysseus who goes to try to find his long lost father,…
Wife of Odysseus, mother of Telemachus, who although leads th…
Leader of the suitors who is the least loyal to Odysseus and…
Odysseus
Leaves the island of Ithaca of which he is the king of and go…
Telemachus
Son of Odysseus who goes to try to find his long lost father,…
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Characters and Places The Odyssey
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Lotus Eaters
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
king of Phaeacia; Odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
nymph goddess who keeps Odysseus on her island for seven years
people who feed Odysseus's men lotus plants to make them to f…
Aeaea
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
Alcinous
king of Phaeacia; Odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
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Odyssey Characters/ Places
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
Home of circe
King of Phaeacia
Holds odysseyus captive for 7 years
Female whirlpool monster
Aeaea
Home of circe
Alcinous
King of Phaeacia
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The Odyssey Characters & Places
Antinous
Argos
Eumaeus
Eurycleia
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
A swineherd, one of Odysseus's loyal servants.
Odysseus's old nurse.
Antinous
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Argos
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
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Characters and Places from The Odyssey
Aeolia
Aeolus
Athene
Caliope
inverted brass floating kingdom
King who refuses to help Odysseus when his ships are thrown a…
Goddess who pats the Earth around the sagging tree that Odyss…
maid servant of Princess Nausicaa
Aeolia
inverted brass floating kingdom
Aeolus
King who refuses to help Odysseus when his ships are thrown a…
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Odyssey Characters/Places
Agamemnon
Aiolos
Alkinoös
Antinoos
killed by his wives lover; brother of Menelaus... >> accuses wom…
God of Wind; helps Odysseus get home by giving them bag of wind
offers Odysseus a passage home; king of the Phacians
arrogant suitor that wants Telemachus dead
Agamemnon
killed by his wives lover; brother of Menelaus... >> accuses wom…
Aiolos
God of Wind; helps Odysseus get home by giving them bag of wind
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The Odyssey characters and places
Apollo
Athena
Antinous
Agamemnon
god of poetry, music, prophecy, medicine, archery and the sun
favorite daughter of Zeus, goddess of wisdom and peace, favor…
most arrogant of all the suitors
Menelaous's brother, married to clytemnestra who stabbed him
Apollo
god of poetry, music, prophecy, medicine, archery and the sun
Athena
favorite daughter of Zeus, goddess of wisdom and peace, favor…
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Odyssey Characters/Places
Achilles
Agelaus
Agamemnon
Ajax
Hero who fought in Trojan War, only weakness was his heel
Suitor who reasons with Penelope about marriage
Commander who is murdered by his wife, brother of Menelaus
A hero who loses a contest to Odysseus for Achilles' armor
Achilles
Hero who fought in Trojan War, only weakness was his heel
Agelaus
Suitor who reasons with Penelope about marriage
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Characters and Places of The Odyssey
Aeolus
Cicones
Elpenor
Thrinacia
God of the winds, from Aeolia
Odysseus's men raid them, they kill some men after the men wa…
Falls off of a roof and dies when drunk on Circes's island; a…
Helios's island, immortal sheep and cattle
Aeolus
God of the winds, from Aeolia
Cicones
Odysseus's men raid them, they kill some men after the men wa…
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The Odyssey - Characters and Places
Achaea/Acheanas
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Achaea is the general term for mainland Greece. Achaeans is t…
Master of the winds. Father of Cretheus.
King of Mycenae, son of Atreus, husband of Clytemnestra, murd…
king of the Phaeacians, husband of Arete, father of Nausicaa.
Achaea/Acheanas
Achaea is the general term for mainland Greece. Achaeans is t…
Aeolus
Master of the winds. Father of Cretheus.
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The Odyssey characters and places
Charybdis
Alcinous
Antinoos
Athena
whirlpool monster
king of Phaeacians
leader of suitors
daughter of Zeus... goddess of wisdom and patroness
Charybdis
whirlpool monster
Alcinous
king of Phaeacians
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Odyssey Characters and Places
aeaea
alcinous
calypso
charybdis
home of circe, the enchantress and goddess
king of phaeacia. odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
nymph goddess who keeps odysseus on her island for 7 years
female monster who sucks in water 3 times a day from a deadly…
aeaea
home of circe, the enchantress and goddess
alcinous
king of phaeacia. odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
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Odyssey characters/ places
Antinous
Anticleia
Athena
Artemis
Leader of the suitors
Lives in dead place
Favors odysseus
Huntress godess
Antinous
Leader of the suitors
Anticleia
Lives in dead place
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Odyssey characters and places
Achilles
Aeaea
Aegisthus
Aeolus
Odysseus sails to the underworld and converses with the shade…
Aeaea was a mythological island said to be the home of the so…
With Clytemnestra's approval, Aegisthus murdered Agamemnon. H…
In the Odyssey Aeolus gave Odysseus a favourable wind and a b…
Achilles
Odysseus sails to the underworld and converses with the shade…
Aeaea
Aeaea was a mythological island said to be the home of the so…
31 terms
Odyssey: Characters and Places
aeaea
alcinous
calypso
charybdis
home of Circe, the enchantress & goddess
king of phaeacia, odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
beautiful nymph goddess who keeps odysseus on her island for…
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
aeaea
home of Circe, the enchantress & goddess
alcinous
king of phaeacia, odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
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Odyssey- Characters and Places
Achaeans
Cicones
Laestrygonians
Lotus Eaters
Greeks (The name comes from a section of northeastern Greece)
people whom Odysseus' men attack soon after the Greeks leave
cannibal tribe encountered by Odysseus
islanders who tempt Odysseus' crew with their lotus flowers
Achaeans
Greeks (The name comes from a section of northeastern Greece)
Cicones
people whom Odysseus' men attack soon after the Greeks leave
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Characters in places; Odyssey
Zeus
Athena
Eurycleia
Amphinomus
Olympus
Olympus
Ithaca
Ithaca
Zeus
Olympus
Athena
Olympus
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Odyssey Characters and places
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
Home of Circe
King of Phaeacia
sea goddess who loved Odysseus
a dangerous whirlpool personified as a female sea monster
Aeaea
Home of Circe
Alcinous
King of Phaeacia
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Homer
Helen
Odysseus
Ithaca
Author
King Menelaus' wife who was abducted by Paris, her kidnapping…
Epic hero who was trying to return home-loyal and faithful to…
Homeland of Odysseus
Homer
Author
Helen
King Menelaus' wife who was abducted by Paris, her kidnapping…
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Odyssey Characters and places
Aeolus
Aeaea
Achilles
Antinous
God of wind
Circe's island
Greek hero whose heel is his only weakness
'' leader'' of the suitors
Aeolus
God of wind
Aeaea
Circe's island
31 terms
The Odyssey Characters & Places
Antinous
Argos
Eumaeus
Eurycleia
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
A swineherd, one of Odysseus's loyal servants.
Odysseus's old nurse.
Antinous
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Argos
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
78 terms
Odyssey Characters and Places
agamemnon
odysseus
poseidon
zeus
king of mycenae and commander of the greek forces
cunning greek who devises the scheme of the trojan horse
ruler of the seas
king of the gods, ruler of the heavens
agamemnon
king of mycenae and commander of the greek forces
odysseus
cunning greek who devises the scheme of the trojan horse
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Illiad/Odyssey Characters and Places
Helen
Paris
Menelaus
Agamemnon
Most beautiful woman in the world (Illiad)
Prince of Troy who Helen runs away with (Illiad)
Helen's husband (Illiad)
Menelaus' brother who led the war effort against Troy (Illiad)
Helen
Most beautiful woman in the world (Illiad)
Paris
Prince of Troy who Helen runs away with (Illiad)
70 terms
Odyssey Characters, Places
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemakhos
Nestor
trying to get home after the war
Odysseus's wife
Odysseus' son
king of pylos
Odysseus
trying to get home after the war
Penelope
Odysseus's wife
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Odyssey characters and places
Muse
Odysseus
Calypso
Ogygia
goddess of arts called upon for inspiration
Epic Hero; father of Telemachus husband of Penelope
nymph who keeps Odysseus prisoner in hopes of him becoming im…
island that Calypso keeps Odysseus on
Muse
goddess of arts called upon for inspiration
Odysseus
Epic Hero; father of Telemachus husband of Penelope
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Odyssey Characters and Places
aeaea
alcinous
calypso
charybdis
home of circe, the enchantress and goddess
king of Phaeacia. Odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
nymph goddess who keeps Odysseus on her island for seven years.
female monster who sucks in water three times a day to form a…
aeaea
home of circe, the enchantress and goddess
alcinous
king of Phaeacia. Odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
40 terms
Odyssey Characters & Places
Telemachus
Penelope
Mentes
Antinoos
Odysseus' son
Odysseus' wife
Athena disguised as a man who once knew Odysseus
Leader of the suitors
Telemachus
Odysseus' son
Penelope
Odysseus' wife
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Protius
Eurikleia
Menelaos
Agamemnon
Shape shifting god whom Menelaos encounters on his journey ho…
Telemakhos's maid; discovers Oddyseus in disguise when he is…
King of Sparta; was in Troy with Odysseus
Died on his homecoming day
Protius
Shape shifting god whom Menelaos encounters on his journey ho…
Eurikleia
Telemakhos's maid; discovers Oddyseus in disguise when he is…
31 terms
The Odyssey Characters & Places
Antinous
Argos
Eumaeus
Eurycleia
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
A swineherd, one of Odysseus's loyal servants.
Odysseus's old nurse.
Antinous
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Argos
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
The Odyssey Characters & Places
Antinous
Argos
Eumaeus
Eurycleia
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
A swineherd, one of Odysseus's loyal servants.
Odysseus's old nurse.
Antinous
One of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Argos
Odysseus's old dog (he got before he left for the battle of T…
38 terms
Odyssey Characters & Places
Antinous
Argos
Eumaeus
Eurycleia
one of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Odysseus's old dog
a swineherd, one of Odysseus's loyal servants
Odysseus's old nurse and housekeeper
Antinous
one of Penelope's leading suitors; an arrogant and mean young…
Argos
Odysseus's old dog
56 terms
odyssey characters & places
Eumaeus
Eurycleia
Laertes
Elpenor
loyal swineherd
loyal nurse
Odysseus's father
Odysseus's loyal companion... fell to his death on Circe's island
Eumaeus
loyal swineherd
Eurycleia
loyal nurse
75 terms
Odyssey Characters and Places
Achilles
Aeaea
Aegisthus
Aeolia
Greatest Greek warrior, husband of Briseis whom Agamemnon ste…
Island home of Circe
Along with Clytemnestra, he slays Agamemnon.
A floating island home of Aeolus, king of the winds.
Achilles
Greatest Greek warrior, husband of Briseis whom Agamemnon ste…
Aeaea
Island home of Circe
53 terms
Odyssey Characters & Places
Achaeans
Alcinous
Argus
Charybdis
What Homer calls the Greeks
King of Phaeacia, husband of Arete, father of Nausicaa, grand…
Odysseus's dog
Whirlpool opposite Scylla
Achaeans
What Homer calls the Greeks
Alcinous
King of Phaeacia, husband of Arete, father of Nausicaa, grand…
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