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Flashcards in Mythology Deck (30)
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Aphrodite

Beauty and Love

2

Apollo

Sun and fine arts

3

Ares

Unjust war

4

Athena

Wisdom and just war

5

Demeter

Harvest and vegetation

6

Hades

Ruler of underworld

7

Hera

Marriage and childbirth

8

Hermes

Messenger of the gods

9

Poseidon

Sea

10

Zeus

Ruler of the gods

11

Centaur

Half man, half horse

12

Cerberus

A 3-headed dog who guards the Underworld

13

Chimera

Head of a lion, tail of a dragon, body of a goat

14

Furies

Pursue evildoers and sinners

15

Gorgon

A monster that could turn people into stone

16

Hydra

Dragon with many heads that could grow back

17

Minotaur

Half man, half bull

18

Pegasus

Immortal winged horse

19

Phoenix

Large bird that died at age 500 and then is reborn

20

Titans

Strong giants who battled in the war of the gods

21

Narcissistic (Vocab)

Obsessed by one's own beauty

22

Lethargic (Vocab)

Forgetful, lack of energy

23

Midas Touch (Vocab)

Good at making money

24

Protean (Vocab)

Assuming different shapes and roles

25

Titan (Vocab, not the Titans)

Enormous in size

26

Tantalize (Vocab)

Provoke interest for what is unobtainable

27

Aphrodisiac (Vocab)

Arouse love or desire

28

Medusa Locks (Vocab)

Wild hair

29

Herculean task (Vocab)

Impossible mission

30

Labyrinth (Vocab)

A maze