Flashcards in Mythology Deck (54):
King of the gods and goddesses
(Sky & weather)
Queen of all gods and goddesses
(Marriage & birth) [Married to Zeus]
God of the sea
God of the underworld
Goddess of grain, plants, and fruit.
Goddess of wisdom, arts, crafts, war, and protector of Athens
God of forge (metal working)
Goddess of love and beauty
God of war
God of love
God of sun and music
Goddess of moon and hunting
Messenger of the gods
Goddess of the seasons
God of wine & drama
Goddess of rainbow
Nine goddess who inspire artists
Three goddesses who determined human destiny
A 3-headed dog that protected the underworld
A race of one-eyed giants (helpers of Hephaestus)
1/2 horse 1/2 man
Gods of the woods~ 1/2 man 1/2 billy goat
Evil singing mermaids (beautiful women with enchanting voices)
Pure white horse with a lions tail and a single horn
A very large bird that lived to be 500
Goddesses that inhabit a part of nature~ Raised Zeus
Giants who ruled the earth before the gods and goddesses
A fire breathing monster part lion, part dragon, part goat
Ugly winged women who visit retribution on their crimes
Beautiful women who had snakes for hai and turned anyone that looked them in the eye turned to stone
Disgusting monsters that were part women and part bird ~ carried souls of the dead to the underworld
Head of a bull, body of a man. Lived in the middle of the labyrinth on the island of Crete
An intelligent creature with the head and torso of a woman, the body of a dog, the wings of a bird, and paws of a lion and asked impossible riddles of its victims.
A 9-headed monster that was difficult to kill for two heads grew back when one was cut off.
Uranus & Gaea
Parent of Zeus (Titans)
Cronus & Rhea
Home of the gods and goddesses
Titan who gave man fire
Transformed into a spider because of her pride
The king who underwent a change from happy to very cowardly and selfish.
Son of Apollo who did not listen to his father and was struck by Zeus.
The Titan that held the world on his shoulders.
Son of Poseidon who defeated the Minotaur.
King who turned everything gold
The mortal who fell in love with himself
The Nymph, punished by Hera, who could only repeat the last words spoken
Father and son who fashioned wings to escape Crete.
Icarus & Daedalus
The mortal Eros fell in love with when he pierced himself.
The Greek hero who was a famous musician.
The Greek hero who lost her true love and was forced to marry the man she lost to in a foot-race.
Musician who taught mortals that crime doesn't pay
The mortal who fell in love with his own statue.
The mortal couple who showed kindness to Zeus and Hermes when no one else did.
Baucis & Philemon