Flashcards in General Deck (39):
List of places Odysseus went?
3. Lotus Eaters
4. Land of Cyclops
6. Almost Ithaca
7. Back to Aeolia
10. House of the dead
13. Scylla (monsters)
14. Thinicia (cows)
warrior in Troy (also in land of the dead)
Clytemnestra’s lover, kills Agamemnon, killed by Orestes
Clytemnestra’s Husband, kills daughter (Iphigenia) as sacrifice to get Artemis’ support/to make up for bragging that he was a better hunter than her, killed by Clytemnestra and Aegisthus
King in Scheria, helps Odysseus get home to Ithaca
Odysseus’ mom (shows up in Land of the Dead)
Bad suitor! Evil!!
Queen in Scheria, KIND, helps Odysseus to be welcomed into Scheria
Lives in Scheria, brags to Odysseus and taunts him about his athletic ability, later gives Odysseus a silver sword
Wife of Agamemnon, Lover of Aegisthus, kills Agamemnon to avenge daughter (Iphigenia) and killed by Orestes (son) when avenging his father
blind bard. Makes Odysseus cry like a woman
fell of roof in Aeaea, talked to Odysseus in hell, told him he wanted proper burial
servant at od home
Stupid guy who plots against Odysseus (one of his crew) convinced men to eat cattle
Bad suitor! Sidekick of Antinous! Slimy suitor.
eldest son of the king of troy. Dragged around by achilles for killing his best friend Patroclus.
Most beautiful woman in the world, daughter of Leda and Zeus, wife of Menelaus and lover of Paris
Daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon. Sacrificed by Agamemnon to save himself from Artemis
King of SPARTUH
friend of Odysseus. Athena poses as Mentor in order to go with Telemachus
Phaeacian princess, daughter of Arete and Alcinous, helps lead Odysseus to town
King of Pylos, first stop on Telemachus’ journey
Son of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon, kills Clytemnestra and Aegisthus in order to avenge his father
Lover of Helen, promised to marry Helen by Aphrodite,
KING OF TROYYYYY
seer in the underworld tells Odysseus to PLANT THE OAR and DON’T HURT d Cowz and also sneak into Ithaca and kill suitors
goddess of wisdom, supports and helps Odysseus in many situation
Beautiful goddess who Odysseus if forced to stay with for 8 years on Ogygia
Beautiful nymph who lives on Aeaea. Turns Odysseus’ men into pigs and gives them advice about the journey home
goddess. Actually dawn (morning)
sun god. Lives on Thrinacia with his cattle.
GOD who helps odysseus to escape from Calypso and from Circe
nymph that gives od the scarf when in ocean
Cyclops. Poseidon’s son. Lives in cave with cattle and sheep. eats Odysseus’ men and is blinded. Asks Poseidon to curse Odysseus.
SHAPESHIFTER/ old man of the sea