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Mythology Yearbook

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Sharon Glenn

on 5 February 2016

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Mythology Yearbook
Block 6
Hermes is the god of messengers.He is the son of Zeus and Maia.His symbols were the sandals with wings and a caduses and there is his helmet with wings. Hermes can go wherever he wants to go very fast. He does sometimes play around with the Gods for fun or to help others.
Athena is goddess of wisdom, war, and crafts. Her nickname is Minerva. She has the symbol of an owl. She has no spouse, but she was very fond of the hero Odysseus and she helped him whenever she could on his journey home. Never had any children except for Erichthonius who was like her child. The Percy Jackson series contradicted this by making Daedalus her son as well. Where she came from was called Mount Olympus, through Athens is a second home. What she is famous for is her defense of Athens, wisdom, and women's Crafts.
Apollo aka the original rock star. The god of the sun, prophecy, medicine, at, law, beauty, widsom, light, and music. His followers include the "nine muses" minor godesses who to lend creation inspiration. Apollo's name means "To Destroy." Apollo was the son of Zeus and Leto. His birth took place in the island of Delos. Sacred animals were wolves, dolphins, roe deer, swans, ravens, crowns, griffins, eagle-lion, and hybirds.
Nicknames: Dussy, Gordon Medussssssa, Medusa
Symbol: Medusa's head is on the Versace logo.
Spouse:Medusa's spouse was Poseidon.
Children : Medusa did not have any children.
Where From:
Medusa is from the Greek Mythology Portral.

Why is she famous:Medusa is famous because she has snakes for hair and she can turn you into stone.
Danae's child is Perseus. Danae is famous for being impregnated by Zeus when he came to her in the form of a shower of gold. The special powers of Danae is so mighty is the hidden power of truth. Acrisius, her father, soon lamented that he imprisoned her. The name Danae means God is my judge.
Andromeda is the daughter of the Aethiopian king and daughter of Cassiopeia Andromeda is more beautiful than the Nereids but the worst to be yet is when Hades sends sea monsters for Aethiopea as divine punishment and they chained Andromeda because her mother claimed that they were more beautiful then the Nierds; the Nierds felt insulted so then Andromeda is chained to a rock as sacrifice but but she is luckily saved by Perseus. Perseus falls in love with Andromeda and he asks king Cepheus for her hand but at their marriage Phineus the uncle of Andromeda tried to claim her but Perseus turned him into stone with Medusa's head. When Andromeda died she was placed on the sky as a constellation beside her husband Perseus and her mother Cassiopeia.

Aphrodite was the goddess of love and beauty .
Aphrodite could make any one desire her. She had 20 kids.Her symbol was Eros, dove, and apple. Her nickname was Venus Cytherea .She was born when Uranus was castrated by his son Cronus.She was spouse to Hermes, Adonis, Ares, Poseidon, Dionysus, and Hephaesus.
Artemis, the goddess of hunting. She is more of a nature woman. She is known for the protection of young animals. Her spouse was Oreon. She didn't have any children, because she kept her virgintity. She was born on the Esclipe. Her symbols were the bow and Arrow. Her parents were Zeus and Letos. Her Sacred animal was the bear.
Hades is god of the underworld, dead, and riches. Hades's nickname is Pluto meaning " the rich one". HIs symbol is an eagel. Hades's spouse is Persephone. He has three children. Their name are Macaria, Melinoz, and Zagreus. His orgin is Mount Olympus. Hades is famous for his weapon the two- pronged fork and used for to shatter anything that was in his way, or anything not of his liking. Much like Posiden did with his Trident.
Poseidon nickname is Earth shaker.Poseidon symbol is Trident. Poseidon's spouse was Amphitrite. Poseidon's children were Theseus,Triton, Polyphemus, Belus, Agenor, Neleus, Atlas, Poseidon lived on the sea. What makes Poseidon famous is that he is the god of the sea.
Eros was the god of desire, erotic
love, attraction and affection. Eros
was the Greek symbol of love and desire.
He was shooting magic, golden arrows into the hearts of both mortals and immortals, spreading physical desire, but also numbness and pain. Eros was a beautiful and very cunning small boy with wings. Eros's nickname was Cupid. Cupid was portrayed as a chubby boy. Eros's symbol was the quiver, arrows, candles, hearts, cupids, wings, and kisses. Eros's spouse was Psyche, whose name means soul. Eros's child was Voluptas (whose name means pleasure). Eros's origin was that Eros came from Mount Olympus. Eros was famous for his powers. Eros's powers were his "weapons", darts and arrows. In conclusion, it was thought that Eros's arrows, often randomly aimed, and made people fall in love.

Demeter is the goddess of agriculture, fertility, and harvest.Though Demeter is often described simply as the goddess of the harvest. Demeter's spouse is Zeus. Demeter's daughter name is Persophone. In ancient Greek religion and greek mythology, Demeter presided over the sacred law. Demeter's parents are Cronus and Rhea .Demeter siblings are Hestia, Hera, Hades, Poseidon, Zeus, Chiron. Demeter's character as mother goddess is identified in the second element of her name meter.
Zeus has 12 spouses and he is the god of the sky and has overruled his brothers to rule the throne and has been the king of it from then on. His symbol is the thunder bolt. What makes him famous is that he has the power to make it rain and thunder and lightning. People say when it thunders Zeus is bowling.
nickname: queen of Ethiopia
child: Andromeda
Hera's nickname was Juno. Hera's symbol was a peacock. Hera's spouse was Zeus.Hera had 3 children: Ares, the god of war; Hebe, a perpetually youthful beauty; and Eileithyia,the goddess of childbirth. What made Hera famous in Greek mythology was her power of varied and far-reaching transmogrification.
Hestia was one of the only twelve Olympian dieties. Hestia's name means hearth. Hestia was the eldest daughter of Cronos and Rhea. Hestia's symbols are the hearth and its fire. Hestia's siblings were Demeter, Hera, Hades, Poseidon, and Zeus.
Gaia was a primal Greek goddess. Her symbol was the Earth. Gaia's spouse is Uranus. Gaia had no parents. Gaia was the first deity. In myths Gaia appears as the prime opponent of the heavenly gads.Gaia's kids are Oceanus, Coeus, Crius, the Titans Hyperion and Lapetus, Theia, Rhea, Themis, Mnemosyne, Phoebe, Tethys, Cronus or Kronos, and the Python of Delphi among hundreds of others. The Greeks believed an oath sworn by Gaia was strongest.
Perseus's nickname is Percy or slayer. He has seven sons named Perses, Alcaus, Helus, Mester, Stihenelos, Electryon,and Cynvrus amd he has two daughters named Gorgophone, and Autulobthe. I think his symbol is mighty weapons. He is the major hero from Greek mythology. Perseus is famous because he is the beheading the gorgon Medusa.
Ares nicknames are Mars and Martian.
Ares is the god of war. Ares's symbol
is his spear and his helmet.
He is the son of Zeus and Hera. His sister is Athena. He has two sons named Phobios and Terror. He was born in Thrace. His brothers and sisters are Anteros, Deimos, Enyalios, Eros, Harmonia, Nike, and Phobos.
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