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Greek Mythology

TermDefinition
Aphrodite. The goddess of sexuality, sexual rapture, love, lust, desire, beauty, and the wife of Hephaestus.
Apollo. The god of the sun, medicine, and music.
Ares. The god of war before Kratos killed him, along with the rest of the gods except for Aphrodite.
Artemis. The goddess of the moon, hunting, and nursing.
Athena. The goddess of wisdom, poetry, art, the chariot, strategic warfare, and Annabeth Chase's mom.
Atlas. The primordial titan who carried the whole world on his back.
Chronos. The god of time and the main villain of the Percy Jackson series.
Demeter. The goddess of agriculture, harvest, growth, and nourishment.
Dionysus. The god of wine and wine production, the fertility of nature, and pleasure.
Hades. The god of the dead, king of the underworld, and brother of Poseidon and Zeus.
Hera. The goddess of the goddesses, women, marriage, and wife and sister of Zeus.
Hermes. The god of commerce, travel, speed, athletics, thievery, and also the messenger of the gods.
Kratos (this is not a joke.) A god of strength and power.
Morpheus The god of dreams and sleep.
Nemesis. The goddess of retribution (vengeance.)
Nike. The goddess of victory.
Poseidon. The god of the oceans, earthquakes, horses, Percy Jackson's dad, and the brother of Zeus and Hades.
Typhon. The god of monsters, storms, and volcanoes and even challenged Zeus for control over Mount Olympus.
Urania. One of the 9 muses who represented both astronomy and astrology.
Zeus. The god of the gods, lightning, thunder, the heavens, and brother of Poseidon and Hades.
The Big Three. Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades.
The Muses. Nine goddesses (Clio, Urania, Melphomene, Thalia, Terpsichore, Calliope, Erato, Polyhymnia, and Euterpe,) who were originally daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, who presided over the arts and sciences.
The Fates. Three goddesses (Clotho, Lachesis, and Atropos) who preside over the birth and life of humans.
The Titans (definition 1.) A primeval race of deities that ruled during the legendary Golden Age.
The Titans (definition 2.) They were Cronus (not to be confused with Chronos,) Oceanus, Iapetus, Hyperion, Crius, Coeus, Rhea, Tethys, Theia, Phoebe, Themis, Mnemonsyne, Dione, Atlas, Prometheus, Epimetheus, and Menoetius.
Heracles/Hercules. The last mortal son of Zeus and the strongest of all mortals.
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