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Nymph
Nymph
Nature goddess, bodies of water, and other places outdoors
Minotaur
Minotaur
(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with the head of a bull and the body of a man
satyr
satyr
half man, half goat
Dionysus
Dionysus
(Greek mythology) god of wine and fertility and drama
Aphrodite
Aphrodite
goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology
Olympus
Olympus
a mountain peak in northeast Greece near the Aegean coast, Home to the Gods and Goddesses (except for Hades)
Prometheus
Prometheus
(Greek mythology) the Titan who stole fire from Olympus and gave it to mankind
Chiron
Chiron
The centaur who trained Hercules. He was the teacher of many Greek heroes and when he died, Zeus placed him among the stars as the constellation Sagittarius. He also wasn't mean and nasty like most centaurs.
Hermes
Hermes
(Greek mythology) messenger and herald of the gods
Theseus
Theseus
(Greek mythology) a hero and king of Athens who was noted for his many great deeds: killed Procrustes and the Minotaur and defeated the Amazons and united Attica
Ares
Ares
(Greek mythology) Greek god of war
Demigods
half-bloods
Demeter
Demeter
(Greek mythology) goddess of fertility and protector of marriage in ancient mythology
centaur
centaur
(classical mythology) a mythical being that is half man and half horse
Apollo
Apollo
Greek god of light
Hephaestus
Hephaestus
(Greek mythology) the lame god of fire and metal-working in ancient mythology
Artemis
Artemis
(Greek mythology) the virgin goddess of the hunt and the moon
Hera
Hera
queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology
Kronos
Kronos
A titan and father to Zeus, Hades, and Posiedon.
Hades
Hades
(Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology
Titans
Titans
In Greek/Roman Mythology, these were the brothers of Cronus, and were locked away because Uranus didn't want them. When Cronus was defeated by his sons and daughters, Zeus defeated the Titans with his thunderbolts and his brothers and sisters.(JD)
Zeus
Zeus
(Greek mythology) the supreme god of ancient Greek mythology, Lore of the sky
The Big Three
The Big Three
Zeus got the sky, Poseidon the sea, Hades the underworld
Styx
Styx
(Greek mythology) a river in Hades across which Charon carried dead souls
Thalia
Thalia
(Greek mythology) the Muse of comedy and pastoral poetry
Orpheus
Orpheus
(Greek mythology) a great musician
Poseidon
Poseidon
God of the Sea
Nemesis
Nemesis
(Greek mythology) the goddess of divine retribution and vengeance
Hellhound
Hellhound
(Greek mythology) 3-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades
Cyclopes
Cyclopes
One-eyed children of Mother Earth and Father Heaven
Rhea
Rhea
Zeus' mother
Argus
Argus
(Greek mythology) a giant with 100 eyes
Maia
Maia
mother of Hermes
Hercules
Hercules
(classical mythology) a hero noted for his strength
Jason
Jason
(Greek mythology) the husband of Medea and leader of the Argonauts who sailed in quest of the Golden Fleece
Tartarus
Tartarus
a place where the wicked are punished after death, The darkest, deepest part of the underworld controlled by Hades