zeus

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(Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone Aides , Aidoneus , Hades , Pluto
goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus Aphrodite , Cytherea
(Greek mythology) Greek god of light; god of prophesy and poetry and music and healing; son of Zeus and Leto; twin brother of Artemis Apollo , Phoebus , Phoebus Apollo
(Greek mythology) Greek god of war; son of Zeus and Hera; identified with Roman Mars Ares
(Greek mythology) a Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders Atlas
(Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina Cora , Despoina , Kore , Persephone
(Greek mythology) the supreme god until Zeus dethroned him; son of Uranus and Gaea in ancient Greek mythology; identified with Roman Saturn Cronus
(Greek mythology) brother of Prometheus; despite Prometheus's warning against gifts from Zeus he accepted Pandora as his wife Epimetheus
(Greek mythology) a Trojan boy who was so beautiful that Zeus carried him away to serve as cupbearer to the gods Ganymede
(Greek mythology) the goddess of youth and spring; wife of Hercules; daughter of Zeus and Hera; cupbearer to the Olympian gods Hebe
(Greek mythology) the beautiful daughter of Zeus and Leda who was abducted by Paris; the Greek army sailed to Troy to get her back which resulted in the Trojan War Helen , Helen of Troy
queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno Hera , Here
(Greek mythology) 7 daughters of Atlas and half-sisters of the Pleiades; they nurtured the infant Dionysus and Zeus placed them among the stars as a reward Hyades
(Greek mythology) a maiden seduced by Zeus; when Hera was about to discover them together Zeus turned her into a white heifer Io
(Roman mythology) supreme god of Romans; counterpart of Greek Zeus Jove , Jupiter
wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology; called Latona in Roman mythology Latona , Leto
(Greek mythology) a queen of Sparta who was raped by Zeus who had taken the form of a swan; Helen of Troy was conceived in the rape of Leda Leda
son of Zeus and Europa; king of ancient Crete; ordered Daedalus to build the labyrinth; after death Minos became a judge in the underworld Minos
in ancient Greek mythology any of 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne; protector of an art or science Muse
plain in Greece in the northwestern Peloponnese; the chief sanctuary of Zeus and the site of the original Olympian Games Olympia
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