The list contains the main greek goddess names as well as the names of many celtic, egyptian, nordic, hindu, roman and sumerian goddesses this listing will be useful to you if you are choosing a name for your daughter or for businesses and organisations searching for a name that will encapsulate the nature of their product, ethos or mission statement. Aphrodite, ancient greek goddess of sexual love and beauty, identified with venus by the romans the greek word aphros means foam, and hesiod relates in his theogony that aphrodite was born from the white foam produced by the severed genitals of uranus (heaven), after his son cronus threw them into the sea. A list of greek goddesses names - click on them to find out more. Greek goddesses are good archetypal figures because of their exaggerated personalities despite their immortality and similarities to modern day superheroes, they are still plagued with personal flaws and negative emotions which caused destruction in their lives and the lives of other gods and mortals.
Aceso aceso was a goddess personifying the healing process she was the daughter of epione and asclepius (the main healer dude) and sister to aegle, hygeia, panaceia, and iaso. Nike, in greek religion, the goddess of victory, daughter of the giant pallas and of the infernal river styx nike probably did not originally have a separate cult at athens. Zeus (a greek god) is depicted here throwing lightning however, the romans would assume this was a depiction of jupiter, the king of gods the greek mythology names of the gods and goddesses varied from the roman names, although each culture ascribed to deities with comparable powers and spheres of influence. Greek mythology offers information on all greek gods, greek goddesses and myths of ancient greece all about pandora, hercules, jason, odysseus, minotaur, achilles, medusa and many more.
Goddess of marriage, mothers and families (hair'-ah) distinguishing features: usually prefers classic greek dresses and a simple silver crown, though she can blend in as needed. The olympian gods were the main gods of ancient greece after overthrowing their ancestors, the titans, the olympian gods became the rulers of the world (cosmos), representing the civilization of the world. Ares ares was the god of war he wore armor and a helmet, and he carried a shield, sword, and spear he was big and strong and had a fierce war cry, but his war cry was mostly just a lot of noise.
50 greek goddesses and heroines, including their stories detailing their amazing powers and gifts, that every good dog can use. Also known as the ancient greek goddess of hearth, hestia was the eldest among the first olympian siblings - her brothers being zeus, poseidon and hades.
Did you know many consumer products get their names from greek mythology nike sneakers are the namesake of the goddess of victory, for example, and the website amazoncom is named after the race. In greek mythology, these greek goddesses frequently interact with mankind, sometimes benevolently, but often ruthlessly the goddesses epitomize certain prized (ancient) female roles, including virgin and mother here you will find a bit more information about these greek goddesses with hyperlinks. Your product will be shipped to its final destination to arrive in 2 business days or faster if your order is placed before the 11 am pst cutoff time, then it will ship that day and arrive 2 business days later.
Find great deals on ebay for greek goddess accessories in costumes, theater and reenactment accessories shop with confidence. This is a list of gods, goddesses, people and other figures from greek mythologythey are sorted into sections below the immortals include gods (deities), spirits and giants. Greek goddess names - a to z it's about time we had a list just for greek goddess names in greek mythology a goddess was just as important as a god - sometimes more so.
List of greek gods and goddesses the following list of greek gods and goddesses is a complete list of the major and minor deities of greek mythology. Mythology provides a rich territory for baby names, so don't be afraid to venture into the realm of fantastical creatures, folk heroes, and gods and goddesses for naming ideas. Ancient greek name english name description ἀχλύς (akhlýs): achlys: the goddess of poisons, and the personification of misery and sadness said to have existed before chaos itself.