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Flashcards in LCT7: Poseiden Deck (6)
1

Who are Poseidon's parents? Who are his brothers?

Cronos and Rheia - Zeus and Hades

2

Describing of Poseidon

- "shaker of the land"
- "savior of ships"
- "tamer of horses"

3

Characteristics of Poseidon

- older, bearded
- trident
- hippocamp: sea-horse

4

Who is Poseidon's wife?

Amphitrite

5

Poseidon's son is who? Characteristics of him?

Polyphemos - a cyclops
- a shepherd and musician
- in love w/ the sea-goddess Galateia

6

What happens between Polyphemos and Galateia?

Galateia in love with another shepherd, Acis - Polyphemos finds them making love and he crushes Acis