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MY T H SO FT H E OLY M P I A NG O D S: MA L E DE I T I E SPowell, Chapter 7 oKey Names & Terms: birth: Leto- mother of Apollo and ArtemisHera-mother of AresZeus-Delos- Island of Apollo's birth.Apollo oracle: TelephusaDelphi- Site of Apollo's shrine.PythoPythia- Priestess at Delphi whom Apollo inspired with hisprophecies.loves: Cassandra- One of Apollo's failed romances; herprophecies, though true, are not believed by anyone.Sibyl at Cumae- One of Apollo's failed romances;accepted gift of extreme age, but without youth.DaphnêApollo's most famous failed romance; became alaurel tree just as he caught up with her.Coronis- One of Apollo's blighted romances; he killed herin a jealous rage, but saved their unborn son Ascelpius.Asclepius- Son of Coronis and Apollo; learned medicinefrom the centaur Chiron.Powell, Chapter 8 (also 7 in 4th-6th editions) oKey Names & Terms: Hephaestus- Deformed Olympian god of the forge.Hera- Mother of AresZeusAres- Olympian god of war lust.
Aphrodite- wife of HephaestusPoseidon- "Wheat Father"; Olympian god of the ocean,earthquakes, horses.Hermes- Olympian god of thieves, liars, orators, commerce, theroad ways.ZeusMaia- Mother of HermesApolloArgusCaduceus- Staff carried by Hermes.Psychopompos- "Soul Guide"; used by Hermes in his capacity asescort of the dead to the underworld.MY T H SO F "TH E TR I C K S T E R" (LE O N A R D & MCCL U R E, CH. 5)Ga: Anaanu, God, bees, python, leopard Yoruba:oAjapaoAjaooba Wasco:oCoyoteogrizzly bearso5 wolvesobig dipper Apache:oCoyote oRosehipsoCrowsodead buffalo Iroquois:
oCoyoteoSaucy DuckfeatheroMagpie Woman Blackfoot:o

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