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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…
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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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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.
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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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,…
Odyssey Characters and Places
Aeaea
Alcinous
Calypso
Charybdis
home of Circe, the enchantress and goddess
King of Phaecia, Odysseus tells the story of his adventures t…
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 Phaecia, Odysseus tells the story of his adventures t…
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Odyssey Places and Characters
Odysseus
Kalypso
Athena
Telemakhos
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,…
Odysseus' son, Prince of Ithaca. Want's to know his father
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
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
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/ 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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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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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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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…
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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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
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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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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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
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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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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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)
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…
Odyssey - Characters and Places
Penelope
Telemachus
Circe
Laertes
Odysseus' wife
Odysseus' son
Goddess who sometimes turns men into animals; lives in Aeaea
Odysseus' father
Penelope
Odysseus' wife
Telemachus
Odysseus' son
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Odyssey characters and places
Athene
Zeus
Ogygia
Calypso
...
...
...
...
Athene
...
Zeus
...
odyssey characters and places
achaeans
aeaea
aegisthus
aeolian island
greeks
home of circe
lover of agamemnon's wife who planned with her to kill agamem…
home of Aeolus (the god of the winds)
achaeans
greeks
aeaea
home of circe
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Odyssey -- characters & places
Cicones
Laestrygonians
Lotus Eaters
Alcinous
people whom Odysseus' men attack soon after the Greeks leave
cannibal tribe encountered by Odysseus
islanders who tempt Odysseus' crew with their lotus flowers
King of the Phaeacians, in whose court Odysseus tells his story
Cicones
people whom Odysseus' men attack soon after the Greeks leave
Laestrygonians
cannibal tribe encountered by Odysseus
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The Odyssey Characters/Places
Aeaea
Aeolus
Athena
Calypso
Home of Circe, the witch-goddess
Gave Odysseus the wind in the bag, minor god
Favorite daughter of Zeus; the great goddess of wisdom and th…
The beautiful goddess-nymph who keeps Odysseus on her island…
Aeaea
Home of Circe, the witch-goddess
Aeolus
Gave Odysseus the wind in the bag, minor god
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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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Odyssey Characters and Places
Alcinous
Odysseus
Penelope
Calypso
King of Phaeacians listening to Odysseus' story, allows him s…
Hero of Trojan War on a journey home to Ithaca from Troy.
Married to Odysseus
Falls in love with Odysseus, holds him hostage for seven years
Alcinous
King of Phaeacians listening to Odysseus' story, allows him s…
Odysseus
Hero of Trojan War on a journey home to Ithaca from Troy.
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Odyssey characters and places
Odysseus
Telemachus
Penelope
Antinous
Main character. Hubris. Fought in Trojan War. King of Ithaca…
Odysseus's son. Dad left when he was 2 years old
Odysseus's wife. Loyal. Tells suitors she will not choose one…
Most arrogant of suitors. Killed first. Wants to kill Telemac…
Odysseus
Main character. Hubris. Fought in Trojan War. King of Ithaca…
Telemachus
Odysseus's son. Dad left when he was 2 years old
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Mentes
Halitherses
Nestor
Nestor
Who athena first disguises as to recruit people for Telemakho…
Sees the eagle prophecy and reads that Odysseus is not dead a…
"prince of charioteers"
king of pylos
Mentes
Who athena first disguises as to recruit people for Telemakho…
Halitherses
Sees the eagle prophecy and reads that Odysseus is not dead a…
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Argos
Aegisthus
Clytemnestra
Demodocus
Odysseus's dog
Clytemnestra's lover
Ag.'s wife
Bard of the Phaeacians, sang songs of the Trojan war
Argos
Odysseus's dog
Aegisthus
Clytemnestra's lover
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,…
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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The Odyssey Characters & Places
Achaeans
Aeaea
Antinous, Amphinomus, Eurymachus,
Alcinous
Ihabitants of achaea
The home of circe
suitors of Penelope's
The king of the phaeacians
Achaeans
Ihabitants of achaea
Aeaea
The home of circe
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Odyssey characters places
Aegisthus
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Alcinous
A lover taken by Clytemnestra during the Trojan war. He kills…
God of winds. Gives Odysseus a bag of winds but after Odysseu…
Leader of the Greek forces in Troy. Is murdered by his wife a…
King of Phaeacians and Scheria. Helps Odysseus return home bu…
Aegisthus
A lover taken by Clytemnestra during the Trojan war. He kills…
Aeolus
God of winds. Gives Odysseus a bag of winds but after Odysseu…
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…
31 terms
odyssey characters and places
Agamemnon
Aigisthos
Aiolos
Akhilleus
commander of achean forces in troy. killed by his wife Klytai…
with klytaimnestra while Agamemnon was away. Killed Agamemnon
king of Aiolia. Gave ody a bag of winds, when ody and his men…
a greek hero who fought against the trojans, he was dead when…
Agamemnon
commander of achean forces in troy. killed by his wife Klytai…
Aigisthos
with klytaimnestra while Agamemnon was away. Killed Agamemnon
31 terms
odyssey characters and places
aeaea
alcinous
calyspo
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 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…
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…
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…
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The Odyssey Characters/Places
antinious
king nestor
king menelaus
helen of troy
arrogant suitor; leader
king of pylos
king of sparta, husband of helen
queen of sparta
antinious
arrogant suitor; leader
king nestor
king of pylos
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Aeaea
Circe
Alcinous
Calypso
home of Circe
enchantess and goddess who turn's Odysseus's men into swine
king of Phaeacia. Odysseus tells the story of his adventures…
beautiful nymph goddess who keeps Odysseus on her island for…
Aeaea
home of Circe
Circe
enchantess and goddess who turn's Odysseus's men into swine
Odyssey Characters and Places
Antinous
Eurymachus
Alcinous
Calypso
One of the top two suitors, the one killed first
the other leading suitor, killed by Odysseus
King of Phaeacia, father of Nausicaa, husband of Arete
goddess-nymph that lives on Ogygia and keeps Odysseus on her…
Antinous
One of the top two suitors, the one killed first
Eurymachus
the other leading suitor, killed by Odysseus
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Odyssey characters and places
Helios
Tiresias
Hera
Hermes
Sun god
Prophet from underworld
Wife of Zeus
Messenger of the gods
Helios
Sun god
Tiresias
Prophet from underworld
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Odyssey Characters and Places
Odysseus
Penelope
Athena
Telemachus
The protagonist of the Odyssey. Fought among the other Greek…
Wife of Odysseus and mother of Telemachus. Spends her days in…
Daughter of Zeus and goddess of wisdom, purposeful battle, an…
Odysseus's son. An infant when Odysseus left for Troy, about…
Odysseus
The protagonist of the Odyssey. Fought among the other Greek…
Penelope
Wife of Odysseus and mother of Telemachus. Spends her days in…
Odyssey Characters and Places
Laertes
Polyphemus
Circe
Eurycleia
O's aged father
Cyclops; son of Poseidon
nymph with braids; turns men into pigs
old nurse of O+ Telemachus; faithful to the family
Laertes
O's aged father
Polyphemus
Cyclops; son of Poseidon
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