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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
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
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
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
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…
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
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
17 terms
Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Athena
Zeus
Hermes
...
...
Odysseus
...
Athena
...
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.
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
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…
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
31 terms
The Odyssey (Characters)
Aeolus
Agamemnon
Alcinous
Anticlea
God of the winds... helps Odysseus by bagging all winds except W…
King and leader of the Greek forces
King of Phaeacians to whom Odysseus tells his story; Gives Od…
Odysseus's mother;... Drowns herself from grief; meets Odysseus…
Aeolus
God of the winds... helps Odysseus by bagging all winds except W…
Agamemnon
King and leader of the Greek forces
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
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
10 terms
Characters in the Odyssey
Odysseus' wife
Odysseus' son
Goddess of wisdom and battle
King of the gods
Penelope
Telemachus
Athene
Zeus
Odysseus' wife
Penelope
Odysseus' son
Telemachus
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
27 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Aeolus
Anticlea
Athena
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
God of the winds
Odysseus's mother
Daughter of Zeus; goddess of wisdom; helps both Telemachus an…
Achilles
Immortal man, vulnerable only in his heel
Aeolus
God of the winds
19 terms
"The Odyssey" Characters
Odysseus
Telemakhos
Zeus
Poseidon
Father of Telemaknos, and a war hero
King of Ithaca
Father of Gods, God of the Sky/Lightening
God of the Sea/Earthquakes/Horses
Odysseus
Father of Telemaknos, and a war hero
Telemakhos
King of Ithaca
17 terms
Characters in the Odyssey
Laertes
Eurycleia
Telemachus
Menelaus
Odysseus's aging father
the aged and loyal servant who served for Odysseus and raised…
Son of Odysseus
King of Sparta, brother of Agamemnon, husband of Helen, helpe…
Laertes
Odysseus's aging father
Eurycleia
the aged and loyal servant who served for Odysseus and raised…
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
15 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 Penelope's suitors
King Alcinoos' wife. Queen of the Phaeacians.
Alcinoos
King of the Phaiacians
Anticleia
Odysseus's mother who died while he was away from Ithaca
45 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, killed by his wife Clyte…
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
9 terms
the Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Telemachus
Tiresius
Ulysses
The central figure in the epic, he employs guile as well as c…
Son of Odysseus and Penelope, the prince struggles to gain hi…
The blind seer of Thebes, he meets Odysseus in the Land of th…
Ulysses comes up with the idea of the Trojan Horse that permi…
Odysseus
The central figure in the epic, he employs guile as well as c…
Telemachus
Son of Odysseus and Penelope, the prince struggles to gain hi…
17 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Penelope
Telemachus
Athena
the King of Ithaca
Odysseus' wife
the son of Odysseus and Penelope
goddess of wisdom and inspiration, Odysses' protector
Odysseus
the King of Ithaca
Penelope
Odysseus' wife
20 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Thunakea
Teireslos
Aeaea
Charybdis
Island where Helios keeps his castle
Blind prophet
Home of Circle; the Enchantress
female monster; deadly whirlpool
Thunakea
Island where Helios keeps his castle
Teireslos
Blind prophet
24 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Achilles
Agamemnon
Antinous
Amphinomous
greek hero from the trojan war
brother of menelaus, commanded greeks in trojan war
one of two suitors trying to marry penelope
one of penelope's suitors, killed by telemachus
Achilles
greek hero from the trojan war
Agamemnon
brother of menelaus, commanded greeks in trojan war
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
43 terms
The Odyssey Characters
Odysseus
Telemakhos
Penelope
Athena
Protagonist of the poem. Fought among other Greek heroes at t…
Son of Odysseus and Penelope. The suitors plan to kill him.
Wife of Odysseus and mother to Telemakhos. The suitors want t…
Daughter of Zeus. Assists Odysseus and Telemakhos countless t…
Odysseus
Protagonist of the poem. Fought among other Greek heroes at t…
Telemakhos
Son of Odysseus and Penelope. The suitors plan to kill him.
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