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Aphrodite

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Michelle Levasseur

on 2 December 2015

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Transcript of Aphrodite

Roman Name
Family Information : Parents
Family Information: Children
Common Myth's about Aphrodite
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Aphrodite's Roman name is Venus.
Aphrodite's symbols
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Aphrodite had 18 or 19 children.
13 or 14 being Divine
5 being Mortal children. (Peitho might or might not be Aphrodite's child.)
The Father's of these children include:
Ares
Adonis
Hermes
Dionysos
Poseidon
Ankhises
Paethon
The Argonaut Brothers
And possibly Zeus
Aphrodite has many symbols. (50 to be exact.)
Weak & frightful
Patron of happiness, laughter, pleasure, joy, festivities
Greek Name
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Aphrodite (afro - die - tee) Goddess
They all range from the general symbols to plants, scents, gems and metals, and colours.

Some of her main symbols are:
Rose (the scent, the flower, and the gem)
A Dove
Apples (golden or just the fruit)

The websites (sources) I used for my information:
www.behindthename.com
http://www.theoi.com/Olypios/Aphrodite.html
www.goddessgift.com/goddess-myths goddess_symbols_aphrodite.html
http://www.theoi.com/Summary/Aphrodite.html
www.talesbeyondbelief.com/facts-about-aphrodite.htm

Her Greek name is Aphrodite.
Personality Traits
Myth 2:
Or according one of the other myths she could have been born from the foam of the sea.
Pictures
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Other Interesting Information About Aphrodite
Myth 1:
According to one of her myths her parents could have been Zeus and Dione.
Day of Aphrodite ~Friday~ named after the Germanic goddess Freya, who was identified with Venus, the Roman Aphrodite
Where was she worshiped - Kypros (or Cyprus), Greek Island; Kytherea, Greek Island; Korinthos (Corinth) in Greece; Eryx in Sicily
Holiest Shrine - Paphos, island of Kypros (her birth place & seat of her Mysteria)
ΑΦΡΟΔΙΤΗ
She had sprung from the foam of the sea
Three golden apples
Aphrodite brought to life a marble statue
She caused Narcissus to fall in love with his own reflection
She was one of the 12 Olympian gods who resided on the summit of Mount Olympus.
Sources
fineartamerica.com tamarahirzelart.com hotlinksss.blogspot.com dspace.ucoz.de
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