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ACANTHA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Akantha), which meant "thorn, prickle"...

.. [more] ACHILLES m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Achilleus) which is of unknown meaning, perhaps derived from Greek (achos) "pain" or else from the name of the Achelous River... [more] ACHILLEUS m Greek Mythology Original Greek form of ACHILLES ADONIS m Greek Mythology From the Semitic Adonai, which means "lord"... [more] ADRASTEIA f Greek Mythology Feminine form of ADRASTOS... [more] ADRASTOS m Greek Mythology Means "not inclined to run away" in Greek... [more] AEGLE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Aigle) which meant "light, radiance, glory"... [more] AELLA f Greek Mythology Means "whirlwind" in Greek... [more] AEOLUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of AIOLOS AESON m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Aison), which is of unknown meaning... [more] AGAMEMNON m Greek Mythology Possibly meaning "very steadfast" in Greek... [more] AGAUE f Greek Mythology Means "illustrious, noble" in Greek... [more] AGLAEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of AGLAIA AGLAIA f Greek Mythology, Greek Means "splendour, beauty" in Greek... [more] AIAS m Greek Mythology Greek form of AJAX AIGLE f Greek Mythology Greek form of AEGLE AINEIAS m Greek Mythology Original Greek form of AENEAS AIOLOS m Greek Mythology Means "quick-moving, nimble" in Greek... [more] AJAX m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek name (Aias), perhaps deriving from Greek (aiastes) "mourner"... [more] ALCIPPE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Alkippe), which meant "mighty mare" from (alkaios) "mighty" and (hippos) "horse"... [more] ALCYONE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Alkyone), derived from the word (alkyon) or (halkyon) meaning "kingfisher"... [more] ALECTO f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Alekto) which was derived from (alektos) "unceasing"... [more] ALEXANDER m English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Hungarian, Slovak, Biblical, Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek name (Alexandros), which meant "defending men" from Greek (alexo) "to defend, help" and (aner) "man" (genitive )... [more] ALEXANDRA f German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, French, English, Greek, Portuguese, Romanian, Czech, Slovak, Hungarian, Spanish, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology

Feminine form of ALEXANDER... [more] ALEXANDROS m Greek, Biblical Greek, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Ancient and modern Greek form of ALEXANDER ALKYONE f Greek Mythology Original Greek form of ALCYONE ALTHEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek name (Althaia), perhaps related to Greek (althos) "healing"... [more] AMALTHEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Amaltheia), derived from (malthasso) meaning "to soften, to soothe"... [more] ANDROMACHE f Greek Mythology Derived from the Greek elements (andros) "of a man" and (mache) "battle"... [more] ANDROMEDA f Greek Mythology Means "to think of a man" from the Greek element (andros) "of a man" combined with (medomai) "to think, to be mindful of"... [more] ANTHEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Antheia), derived from (anthos) meaning "flower, blossom"... [more] ANTHEIA f Greek Mythology Greek form of ANTHEA ANTIGONE f Greek Mythology Means "against birth" from Greek (anti) "against" and (gone) "birth, offspring"... [more] ANTIOPE f Greek Mythology Derived from the Greek elements (antios) "set against" and (ops) "voice"... [more] AOIDE f Greek Mythology Means "to sing" in Greek... [more] APHRODITE f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown, possibly of Phoenician origin... [more] APOLLO m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Apollon), which is of unknown meaning, though perhaps related to Indo-European *apelo "strength"... [more] APOLLON m Greek Mythology Original Greek form of APOLLO ARACHNE f Greek Mythology Means "spider" in Greek... [more] ARES m Greek Mythology Perhaps from either Greek (are) "bane, ruin" or (arsen) "male"... [more] ARETHUSA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Arethousa), which possibly meant "to become excellent"... [more] ARGUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Argos), derived from (argos) meaning "glistening, shining"... [more] ARIADNE f Greek Mythology Means "most holy", composed of the Cretan Greek elements (ari) "most" and (adnos) "holy"... [more] ARISTAEUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Aristaios), derived from (aristeus) "the best"... [more] ARISTODEMOS m Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Derived from the Greek elements (aristos) "best" and (demos) "the people"... [more] ARTEMIS f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown, possibly related either to Greek (artemes) "safe" or (artamos) "a butcher"... [more] ASKLEPIOS m Greek Mythology Possibly means "cut up" in Greek... [more] ASTRAEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Astraia), derived from Greek (aster) meaning "star"... [more] ATALANTA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Atalante) meaning "equal in weight", derived from (atalantos), a word related

to (talanton) meaning "a scale, a balance"... [more] ATHENA f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown, perhaps derived from Greek (ather) "sharp" and (aine) "praise"... [more] ATHENE f Greek Mythology Variant of ATHENA ATLAS m Greek Mythology Means "not enduring" from the Greek negative prefix combined with (tlao) "to endure"... [more] ATROPOS f Greek Mythology Means "inevitable, inflexible" in Greek... [more] BACCHUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Bakchos), derived from (iacho) meaning "to shout"... [more] BRISEIS f Greek Mythology Patronymic derived from (Briseus), a Greek name of unknown meaning... [more] CALLIOPE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of KALLIOPE CALLISTO (2) f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of KALLISTO... [more] CALYPSO f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Kalypso) which probably meant "she that conceals", derived from (kalypto) "to cover, to conceal"... [more] CARME (2) f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Karme), which was derived from (keiro) "to shear"... [more] CASSANDRA f English, Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Kassandra), which possibly meant "shining upon man", derived from (kekasmai) "to shine" and (aner) "man" (genitive )... [more] CASSIOPEA , f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Variant of CASSIOPEIA CASSIOPEIA , f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Kassiopeia) or (Kassiepeia), possibly meaning "cassia juice"... [more] CASTOR m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Kastor), possibly related to (kekasmai) "to shine, to excel"... [more] CEPHALUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Kephalos), which was derived from (kephale) meaning "head"... [more] CEPHEUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Kepheus), which is of unknown meaning... [more] CERBERUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Kerberos), which possibly meant "demon of the pit"... [more] CHARON m Greek Mythology Possibly means "fierce brightness" in Greek... [more] CHLOE f English, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Means "green shoot" in Greek... [more] CHLORIS f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (chloros) meaning "green"... [more] CHRYSEIS f Greek Mythology Patronymic derived from CHRYSES... [more] CHRYSES m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (chrysos) meaning "golden"... [more] CIRCE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Kirke), which possibly meant "bird"... [more] CLIO f Greek Mythology (Latinized), Italian Latinized form of KLEIO CLOTHO f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of KLOTHO

CLYTEMNESTRA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Klytaimnestra), from (klytos) "famous, noble" and (mnestria) "courter, wooer"... [more] CLYTIA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of KLYTI COEUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of KOIOS CRIUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of KREIOS CRONUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Kronos), possibly derived from the Indo-European root *ker- meaning "to cut"... [more] CYNTHIA f English, Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Kynthia) which means "woman from Kynthos"... [more] DAEDALUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Daidalos) which meant "cunning" or "curiously wrought"... [more] DAMOCLES m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek name (Damokles), which was derived from (damos) "the people" (a Doric Greek variant of (demos)) and (kleos) "glory"... [more] DAMON m Greek Mythology, English Derived from Greek (damao) meaning "to tame"... [more] DANA f Greek Mythology From (Danaoi), a word used by Homer to designate the Greeks... [more] DAPHNE f Greek Mythology, English, Dutch Means "laurel" in Greek... [more] DARDANOS m Greek Mythology Possibly from Greek (dardapto) "to devour"... [more] DEIMOS m Greek Mythology Means "terror" in Greek... [more] DELIA (1) f English, Italian, Spanish, Greek Mythology Means "of Delos" in Greek... [more] DEMETER (1) f Greek Mythology Means "earth mother", derived from Greek (de) "earth" and (meter) "mother"... [more] DIKE f Greek Mythology Means "justice" in Greek... [more] DIOMEDES m Greek Mythology Means "thought of Zeus" from Greek (Dios) meaning "of ZEUS" and (medomai) meaning "to think"... [more] DIONE (1) f Greek Mythology From Greek (Dios) meaning "of ZEUS"... [more] DIONYSOS m Greek Mythology From Greek (Dios) meaning "of ZEUS" combined with (Nysa), the name of a legendary mountain... [more] DIONYSUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latin form of DIONYSOS DORIS f English, German, Croatian, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology From the ancient Greek name (Doris) which meant "Dorian woman"... [more] ECHO f Greek Mythology Means "echo" from the word for the repeating reflected sound, which derives from Greek (eche) "sound"... [more] EILEITHYIA f Greek Mythology Greek form of ILITHYIA EIRENE f Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Original Greek form of IRENE ELECTRA f Greek Mythology (Latinized)

Latinized form of Greek (Elektra), derived from (elektron) meaning "amber"... [more] ELEKTRA f Greek Mythology Greek form of ELECTRA ELPIS f Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Means "hope" in Greek... [more] ENDYMION m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (endyein) meaning "to dive into, to enter"... [more] ENYO f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] EOS f Greek Mythology Means "dawn" in Greek. This was the name of the Greek goddess of the dawn. EPIMETHEUS m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (epimetheia) meaning "hindsight, hindthought"... [more] ERATO f Greek Mythology Means "lovely" in Greek... [more] EREBOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of EREBUS EREBUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Erebos) which means "nether darkness"... [more] ERIS f Greek Mythology Means "strife" in Greek... [more] EROS m Greek Mythology Means "love" in Greek... [more] EUADNE f Greek Mythology Greek form of EVADNE EUANDROS m Greek Mythology Greek form of EVANDER (1) EUANTHE f Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (euanthes) meaning "blooming, flowery"... [more] EUDORA f Greek Mythology Means "good gift" in Greek, from the elements "good" and (doron) "gift"... [more] EUNOMIA f Greek Mythology Means "good order" in Greek... [more] EUPHROSYNE f Greek Mythology Means "mirth, merriment" in Greek... [more] EUROPA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Europe), which meant "wide face" from (eurys) "wide" and (ops) "face, eye"... [more] EUROPE f Greek Mythology Greek form of EUROPA EURYDICE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Eurydike) which meant "wide justice", derived from (eurys) "wide" and (dike) "justice"... [more] EURYDIKE f Greek Mythology Greek form of EURYDICE EUTERPE f Greek Mythology Means "delight" in Greek... [more] EVADNE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Euadne), which is of unknown meaning, though the first element is derived from Greek "good"... [more] EVANDER (1) m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Roman Mythology Variant of Evandrus, Latin form of the Greek name (Euandros) which meant "good man", derived from Greek "good" and (aner) "man" (genitive )... [more] GAEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized)

Latinized form of GAIA GAIA f Greek Mythology, Italian Means "earth" in Greek... [more] GLAUCUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Glaukos), a name meaning "bluish grey"... [more] GLAUKOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of GLAUCUS HADES m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Haides), derived from (aides) meaning "unseen"... [more] HALCYONE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Halkyone), a variant of (Alkyone) (see ALCYONE). HALKYONE f Greek Mythology Original Greek form of HALCYONE HARMONIA f Greek Mythology Means "harmony, agreement" in Greek... [more] HEBE f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (hebe) meaning "youth"... [more] HECATE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Hekate), possibly derived from (hekas) meaning "far off"... [more] HECTOR m English, French, Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Hektor), which was derived from (hektor) "holding fast", ultimately from (echo) meaning "to hold, to possess"... [more] HEKATE f Greek Mythology Greek form of HECATE HEKTOR m Greek Mythology Greek form of HECTOR HELEN f English, Greek Mythology (Anglicized) English form of the Greek (Helene), probably from Greek (helene) "torch" or "corposant", or possibly related to (selene) "moon"... [more] HELENA f German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Portuguese, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Finnish, Estonian, Slovene, Croatian, English, Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinate form of HELEN HELENE f German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Ancient Greek form of HELEN, as well as the modern German and Scandinavian form. HELIOS m Greek Mythology Means "sun" in Greek... [more] HELLE (2) f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] HEMERA f Greek Mythology Means "day" in Greek... [more] HEPHAESTUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Hephaistos), meaning unknown... [more] HEPHAISTOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of HEPHAESTUS HERA f Greek Mythology Uncertain meaning, possibly from either Greek (heros) "hero, warrior"; (hora) "period of time"; or (haireo) "to be chosen"... [more] HERAKLES m Greek Mythology Means "glory of Hera" from the name of the goddess HERA combined with Greek (kleos) "glory"... [more] HERMES m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Possibly meaning "cairn, pile of stones" in Greek... [more] HERMIONE f Greek Mythology Derived from the name of the Greek messenger god HERMES... [more] HERO (1) f Greek Mythology

Derived from Greek (heros) meaning "hero"... [more] HESTIA f Greek Mythology Means "hearth, fireside" in Greek... [more] HIPPOLYTA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of HIPPOLYTE (1)... [more] HIPPOLYTE (1) f Greek Mythology Feminine form of HIPPOLYTOS... [more] HIPPOLYTOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Means "freer of horses" from Greek (hippos) "horse" and (lyo) "to loosen"... [more] HYACINTH (1) m Greek Mythology (Anglicized) English form of HYACINTHUS HYACINTHUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek name (Hyakinthos), which was derived from the name of the hyacinth flower... [more] HYAKINTHOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Greek form of HYACINTHUS HYPERION m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (hyper) "over"... [more] IACCHUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Iakchos), derived from (iacho) meaning "to shout"... [more] IANTHE f Greek Mythology Means "violet flower", derived from Greek (ion) "violet" and (anthos) "flower"... [more] IAPETOS m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (iapto) "to wound, to pierce"... [more] IASON m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek, Greek, Biblical Greek, Biblical Latin Ancient Greek form of JASON ICARUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Ikaros), perhaps meaning "follower"... [more] ILITHYIA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Eileithyia), which was derived from (eilelythyia) "the readycomer"... [more] IO f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] IOLE f Greek Mythology Means "violet" in Greek... [more] IONE f Greek Mythology, English From Greek (ion) meaning "violet flower"... [more] IPHIGENEIA f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (iphios) "strong, stout" and (genes) "born"... [more] IPHIGENIA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of IPHIGENEIA IRENE f English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, German, Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Eirene), derived from a word meaning "peace"... [more] IRIS f Greek Mythology, English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, French, Spanish Means "rainbow" in Greek... [more] ISMENE f Greek Mythology Possibly from Greek (isme) "knowledge"... [more] JASON m English, French, Greek Mythology (Anglicized), Biblical From the Greek name (Iason), which was derived from Greek (iasthai) "to heal"... [more] JOCASTA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Iokaste), which is of unknown meaning... [more] KALLIOPE f Greek Mythology Means "beautiful voice" from Greek (kallos) "beauty" and (ops) "voice"... [more] KALLISTO f Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek

Derived from Greek (kallistos) meaning "most beautiful"... [more] KALYPSO f Greek Mythology Greek form of CALYPSO KARME f Greek Mythology Greek form of CARME (2) KASSANDRA f Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek, English (Modern) Ancient Greek form of CASSANDRA, as well as a modern English variant. KASSIOPEIA f Greek Mythology Greek form of CASSIOPEIA KIRKE f Greek Mythology Greek form of CIRCE KLEIO f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (kleos) meaning "glory"... [more] KLOTHO f Greek Mythology Means "spinner" in Greek... [more] KLYTI , f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (klytos) meaning "famous, noble"... [more] KOIOS m Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (koios), also spelled (poios), a questioning word meaning approximately "of what kind?"... [more] KOR f Greek Mythology Means "maiden" in Greek. This was another name for the Greek goddess Persephone. KREIOS m Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (kreion) "lord, master"... [more] KRONOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of CRONUS KYNTHIA f Greek Mythology Greek form of CYNTHIA LACHESIS f Greek Mythology Means "apportioner" in Greek... [more] LARISA f Russian, Ukrainian, Croatian, Latvian, Greek Mythology Possibly derived from the name of the ancient city of Larisa in Thessaly, which meant "citadel"... [more] LEANDER m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Leandros) which means "lion of a man" from Greek (leon) "lion" and (andros) "of a man"... [more] LEANDROS m Greek Mythology Greek form of LEANDER LEDA f Greek Mythology Possibly means "woman" from Greek... [more] LETO f Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (letho) "hidden, forgotten"... [more] LIGEIA f Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Derived from Greek (ligys) meaning "clear-voiced, shrill, whistling"... [more] LINOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Greek form of LINUS LINUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized), German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish From the Greek name (Linos) meaning "flax"... [more] LYCURGUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized) Latinized form of (Lykourgos), a Greek name which meant "deed of a wolf" from (lykou) "of a wolf" and (ergon) "deed, work"... [more] LYCUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek name (Lykos) meaning "wolf"... [more] LYKOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Greek form of LYCUS

LYKOURGOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Greek form of LYCURGUS MAIA (1) f Greek Mythology, Roman Mythology, Georgian Meaning unknown... [more] MEDEA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Medeia), possibly meaning either "to ponder" or "cunning"... [more] MEDEIA f Greek Mythology Greek form of MEDEA MEDUSA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Medousa), which was derived from (medomai) meaning "to plan, to contrive"... [more] MEGAERA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Megaira) which was derived from (megairo) "to grudge"... [more] MELAINA f Greek Mythology Ancient Greek form of MELANIE... [more] MELANTHIOS m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (melas) "black" and (anthos) "flower"... [more] MELETE f Greek Mythology Means "practice, exercise" in Greek... [more] MELIA f Greek Mythology Means "ash tree" in Greek, a derivative of (meli) "honey"... [more] MELISSA f English, Dutch, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Means "bee" in Greek... [more] MELPOMENE f Greek Mythology Means "choir" in Greek... [more] MENELAOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of MENELAUS MENELAUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Menelaos) which meant "withstanding the people", derived from (meno) "to last, to withstand" and (laos) "the people"... [more] MENTOR m Greek Mythology Possibly related to Greek (menos) "spirit"... [more] MIDAS m Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] MNEME f Greek Mythology Means "memory" in Greek... [more] MNEMOSYNE f Greek Mythology Means "remembrance" in Greek... [more] MORPHEUS m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (morphe) meaning "shape", referring to the shapes seen in dreams... [more] NARCISSUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Late Roman, Biblical Latinized form of Greek (Narkissos), possibly derived from (narke) meaning "sleep, numbness"... [more] NARKISSOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of NARCISSUS NAUSICAA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of Greek (Nausikaa) meaning "burner of ships"... [more] NAUSIKAA f Greek Mythology Greek form of NAUSICAA NEMESIS f Greek Mythology Means "retribution, righteous anger" in Greek... [more] NEOPTOLEMOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of NEOPTOLEMUS NEOPTOLEMUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized)

From the Greek (Neoptolemos) which meant "new war", derived from (neos) "new" and (polemos) "war"... [more] NEPHELE f Greek Mythology Means "cloudy" in Greek... [more] NEREUS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek Derived from Greek (neros) meaning "water"... [more] NESTOR m Greek Mythology, Russian Means "homecoming" in Greek... [more] NIKE f Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Means "victory" in Greek. Nike was the Greek goddess of victory. NIKEPHOROS m & f Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology Means "carrying victory" from Greek (nike) "victory" and (phoreo) "to carry, to bear"... [more] NIOBE f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] NYX f Greek Mythology Means "night" in Greek... [more] OCEANUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of OKEANOS ODYSSEUS m Greek Mythology Perhaps derived from Greek (odyssomai) "to hate"... [more] OEDIPUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Oidipous), meaning "swollen foot" from (oideo) "to swell" and (pous) "foot"... [more] OENONE f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek (Oinone), derived from (oinos) meaning "wine"... [more] OIDIPOUS m Greek Mythology Greek form of OEDIPUS OINONE f Greek Mythology Greek form of OENONE OKEANOS m Greek Mythology From the name of the river or body of water thought by the ancient Greeks to surround the Earth... [more] ORESTES m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (orestias) meaning "of the mountains"... [more] ORION m Greek Mythology Meaning unknown, but possibly related to Greek (horion) "boundary, limit"... [more] ORPHEUS m Greek Mythology Perhaps related to Greek (orphne) meaning "the darkness of night"... [more] OURANIA , f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (ouranios) meaning "heavenly"... [more] OURANOS m Greek Mythology Original Greek form of URANUS PALLAS f & m Greek Mythology Probably derived from a Greek word meaning "maiden"... [more] PAN m Greek Mythology Derived from a Greek word meaning "shepherd"... [more] PANDORA f Greek Mythology Means "all gifts", derived from a combination of Greek (pan) "all" and (doron) "gift"... [more] PARIS (1) m Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] PARTHENIA f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (parthenos) meaning "maiden, virgin"... [more] PARTHENOPE f Greek Mythology Means "maiden's voice", derived from Greek (parthenos) "maiden, virgin" and (ops) "voice"... [more] PATROCLUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized)

Latinized form of the Greek (Patroklos) which meant "glory of the father", derived from (patros) "of the father" and (kleos) "glory"... [more] PATROKLOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of PATROCLUS PEGASUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Pegasos), possibly either from (pegos) "strong" or (pegaios) "from a water spring"... [more] PENELOPE f Greek Mythology, English Possibly derived from Greek (penelops), a type of duck... [more] PERSEPHONE f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown, perhaps related to Greek (pertho) "to destroy" and (phone) "murder"... [more] PERSEUS m Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (pertho) meaning "to destroy"... [more] PHAEDRA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Phaidra), derived from (phaidros) meaning "bright"... [more] PHAENNA f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (phaeinos) "shining"... [more] PHILANDER m English (Archaic), Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek name (Philandros) meaning "friend of man" from Greek (philos) "friend" and (andros) "of a man"... [more] PHILANDROS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Ancient Greek form of PHILANDER PHILOMELA f Greek Mythology From Greek (Philomela) which meant "friend of song" from (philos) "friend" and (melos) "song"... [more] PHOBOS m Greek Mythology Means "fear, panic" in Greek... [more] PHOEBE f English, Greek Mythology (Latinized), Biblical, Biblical Latin Latinized form of the Greek name (Phoibe), which meant "bright, pure" from Greek (phoibos)... [more] PHOEBUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of the Greek name (Phoibos), which meant "bright, pure"... [more] PHOIBE f Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek, Biblical Greek Greek form of PHOEBE PHOIBOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Greek form of PHOEBUS PHRIXOS m Greek Mythology Greek form of PHRIXUS PHRIXUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Phrixos) which meant "thrilling, causing shivers", derived from (phrix) "ripple, shiver"... [more] PHYLLIS f Greek Mythology, English, German Means "foliage" in Greek... [more] PLOUTON m Greek Mythology Original Greek form of PLUTO PLUTO m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Roman Mythology Latinized form of Greek (Plouton), derived from (ploutos) meaning "wealth"... [more] POLYDEUKES m Greek Mythology Greek form of POLLUX POLYHYMNIA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of POLYMNIA POLYMNIA , f Greek Mythology Means "much song" from Greek (polys) "much" and (hymnos) "song, hymn"... [more] POLYXENA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Polyxene) which meant "many foreigners", derived from (polloi) "many" and

(xenoi) "foreigners, strangers"... [more] POSEIDON m Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (posis) "husband, lord" and (de) "earth"... [more] PRAXIS f Greek Mythology Means "practical" in Greek... [more] PRIAM m Greek Mythology (Anglicized) From the Greek (Priamos), possibly meaning "redeemed"... [more] PROMETHEUS m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (prometheia) meaning "foresight, forethought"... [more] PROTEUS m Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (protos) meaning "first"... [more] PSYCHE f Greek Mythology Means "the soul", derived from Greek (psycho) "to breathe"... [more] PYRRHOS m Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek Greek form of PYRRHUS PYRRHUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized) From the Greek name (Pyrros) which meant "flame-coloured, red", related to (pyr) "fire"... [more] RHEA , f Greek Mythology (Latinized), Roman Mythology Latinized form of Greek (Rheia), meaning unknown, perhaps related to (rheo) "to flow" or (era) "ground"... [more] RHEIA f Greek Mythology Greek form of RHEA SARPEDON m Greek Mythology Meaning unknown... [more] SELENA f Spanish, Russian, Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of SELENE... [more] SELENE f Greek Mythology, Greek Means "moon" in Greek... [more] SEMELE f Greek Mythology Meaning unknown, possibly of Phrygian origin... [more] TERPSICHORE f Greek Mythology Means "enjoying the dance" from Greek (terpsis) "delight" and (choros) "dance"... [more] TETHYS f Greek Mythology Derived from Greek (tethe) meaning "grandmother"... [more] THALIA f Greek Mythology (Latinized) From the Greek (Thaleia), derived from (thallo) meaning "to blossom"... [more] THANATOS m Greek Mythology Means "death" in Greek... [more] THEIA f Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (thea) meaning "goddess"... [more] THEMIS f Greek Mythology Means "law of nature, divine law" in Greek... [more] THESEUS m Greek Mythology Possibly derived from Greek (tithemi) meaning "to set"... [more] TISIPHONE f Greek Mythology Means "avenging murder" in Greek, derived from (tisis) "vengeance" and (phone) "murder"... [more] URANIA , f Greek Mythology (Latinized) Latinized form of OURANIA URANUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized) From Greek (Ouranos), the name of the husband of Gaia and the father of the Titans in Greek mythology... [m

This is a list of the gods and goddesses of Greek mythology. Roman Mythology uses different names, calling Zeus by the name of Jupiter, and Aphrodite by the name of Venus, for example. The Roman names are often better known to English-speaking people than the Greek names. Greek name Description Primeval Goddess of air, Chaos is believed to be one of the first beings to exist in the universe. Chaos is not really depicted as having a personality or physical form.[1] Chaos is the lower atmosphere which surrounded the earth. Her name Khaos means the gap, or the space between heaven and Earth.[2] Mother or Grandmother of Nyx (night), Erebus (Darkness), Aither (Light), and Hemera (day). God of darkness. Son of Chaos. Husband of Nyx. Goddess of the Earth (Mother Earth), mother of Kronos, grandmother of Zeus, Hades, Poseidon, etc. Goddess of night Daughter of Chaos. Wife of Erebus and mother of Hemera (day). Goddess of Hellhounds. The darkest pit in the world at the edge of the world. (Father Sky) and father of the Titans. Roman name Uranus. Primordial God/Goddess of Creation. Thesis is sometimes thought to be a child of Chaos. Thesis is thought to have emerged with Hydros before Gaia. Primeval God of procreation and is referred as the primal generator of life. Phanes is Nyx's father and was the ruler of the universe before her. Primeval Gods of winds. Boreas (north), Kaikias (NE), Apeliotes (E), Euros (SE), Notos (S), Lips (SW), Zephyrus (W) and Skirion (NW)p

Chaos

Erebus Gaia Nyx Tartarus Ouranos Thesis Phanes The Anemois

Titans[change]
See also Titan (mythology). The original twelve Titans: Koios - also spelled Coeus. God of intelligence, heavenly prophecy and the axis. Kreios - also spelled Crius. God of leadership, domesticated animals and the constellations. Kronos - also spelled Cronus. God of time. King of the Titans. Roman name Saturn. Hyperion - God of light. Iapetos - God of mortal lifespan. Mnemosyne - Goddess of memory, the inventiveness of words and language. Oceanus - God of salt water. Phoebe - Goddess of the Oracle of Delphi and intellect. Rhea - Goddess of fertility, the female body, and later, nature. Mother of Zeus, Hera, Hestia, Hades, Poseidon and Demeter. Tethys - Goddess of Subterranean forces of fresh water and patron goddess of nursing mothers and the young. Theia - Goddess of sight, gold, silver, and gems. Themis - Goddess of divine law and order.

Other Titans: Atlas - God of astronomy. Holds the sky from the earth as his punishment. Epimetheus - God of afterthought and excuses. Menoitios - God of violent anger, rash reactions and human morality. Prometheus - God of forethought and crafty counsel. Gave humanity the gift of Fire. Asteria - mother of Hecate Perses - father of Hecate Asterious - father of the Anemoi Dione - goddess of the oracle Dodonna

The Olympians[change]
These gods are the most important and powerful gods. The home of these gods was Mount Olympus, except for Hades who is only allowed on Olympus once a year. He lives in the Underworld the rest of the time. Greek name English name Aphrodite Roman name Venus Description Goddess of love and beauty and duty. She was married to Hephaestus. Ares is her lover and she loves him as well. Eros is her son. God of the Sun, music, archery, poetry, healing, and prophecy. He is Artemis' twin brother, and Son to Zeus. God of war, murder and bloodshed. Brother to Hephaestus, and is the lover of Aphrodite and son of Zeus. Goddess of the hunt, wilderness, wild animals,especially deer and fawns, night, and the moon. Apollo is her twin brother. Artemis is an eternal maiden goddess and is also protector of maidens. She has no children and sworn to being a virgin. Goddess of wisdom, weaving, the arts, warfare and reason. She is the daughter of Zeus.

A (Aphrodit)

A (Apolln) (Ars)

Apollo Ares

Apollo Mars

(Artemis)

Artemis

Diana

(Athna) (Dmtra) (Dionysus) (Hades) (Hphaistos)

Athena Demeter Dionysus Hades

Minerva

Ceres/Satur Goddess of fertility, grain and harvest. Demeter is a sister of n Zeus. Her daughter is Persephone, Hades' forced wife. Bacchus Pluto God of wine, parties/festivals, madness and merriment. He is a son of Zeus. God of the Underworld. Brother of Poseidon and Zeus. God of fire and the forge. The "ugly" son of Hera and Zeus is his father in some accounts. Married to Aphrodite, but she does not love him because he is deformed and as a result is cheating on him with Ares. Goddess of marriage, women and childbirth. Zeus' wife and sister. God of flight, thieves, commerce and travellers, Jack of all

Hephaestus Vulcan

(Hra) (Hrms)

Hera Hermes

Juno Mercury

trades. Master of none. Messenger of the gods. Zeus's son by Titanness. God of the sea, . A few of his sons are Polyphemus, Pegasus and Triton, the Cyclops and the Horse(land creature)for reasons of Athena. His weapon is a trident by which he can stir up the seas and summon any creature that lives in the sea of his choice to aid him in battle. The father of all fathers, the wisdom and light. The king of the gods after killing his father, Kronos, who ate Zeus's siblings but their mother managed to save baby Zeus. When Zeus grew up, he fed Kronos a mixture of wine and mustard to make him vomit his immortal siblings who had grown up in Kronos's stomach. Zeus is the ruler of Mount Olympus and the god of the sky, thunder and lightning. Though he is married more than once, his real queen is Hera. Zeus is the father of Hermes, Hephaestus, Hercules, Dionysus, Athena, Ares, Apollo, Artemis and Persephone.

Poseidon

Poseidon

Neptune

(Zeus)

Zeus

Jupiter

| Hestia - goddess of the hearth, fireside, family, and home. Was one of the Olympians until she gave up her throne for Dionysus and occupies the fire on Olympus.

Minor Gods[change]
Eos - goddess of dawn and sister of Selene and Helios Helios - god of the sun and brother of Selene and Eos Selene - goddess of the moon and sister of Helios and Eos Ariadne - goddess of passion and mazes (was a mortal princess engaged to Theseus, but was abandoned. Married the god Dionysus and was made immortal.) Aeolus - god of winds (mortal at birth, but became immortal) Asclepius - god of medicine. Bia - goddess of force. Cratos - god of strength and power. Deimos - personification of terror; brother of Phobos. Eris - goddess of discord. Eros - god of love Psyche goddess of compassion Geras - god of old age. Ganymede cupbearer of the Olympians. Harmonia - goddess of harmony. Hebe - goddess of youth. Hecate - goddess of magic, witchcraft, necromancy and crossroads. Hypnos - god of sleep. Janus - god of doors, gates and choices Khione - goddess of snow (her father is Boreas, the god of the north wind). Leto - mother of Artemis and Apollo. Metis - mother of Athena Enyo - goddesses of war and peacekeeping Eileithyia - goddesses of childbirth Momus- god of blame. Moros - god of Doom. Nemesis - goddess of balance, consequences and revenge.

Nike - goddess of victory. Persephone - goddess of spring and flowers and wife of Hades, hence queen of the Underworld. Phobos - god of phobias and fear in general; brother of Deimos. Thanatos- god of peaceful death. The Erinyes - otherwise known as The Furies. Goddesses of revenge, commanded by Hades. The Horae - actually two groups of separate goddesses worshipped in different periods: the first three were goddesses of the seasons, the second generation were goddesses of law, justice and order. Tyche - goddess of luck, destiny and fortune. Zelus - god of dedication. The Moirae: Klotho, Lachesis and Atropos - controllers of life and destiny. The Muses - representatives of the arts, sciences and songs. The Oneiroi: Morpheus, Phobetor and Phantasos - personifications of dreams and sons of Hypnos. Pan - god of the Wild. Iris (goddess) - goddess of the rainbow and a messenger for the gods Triton - god of ships, prince of Atlantis Paean - doctor of the gods. The Keres- goddesses of violent Death. The Charites - goddesses of charm, beauty, human creativity, and fertility. Pallas - god of warfare Melinoe - goddess of ghosts. Morpheus- god of dreams, Works for the Titans.