CLAS170-Oct22-Review

CLAS170-Oct22-Review - CLAS170-Oct22 REVIEW Other Important...

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Unformatted text preview: CLAS170-Oct22 REVIEW Other Important Deities-hades(both the place and the god)-god of the underworld, Pluto, aidoneus-known to the romans as Dis, or Orcus-Persephone-daughter of Demeter and Zeus-wife of hades-known to the romans as prosperina-Dinoysus-son of zeus Zeus-“aegis-holding” “cloud gathering” “son of cronus” “father of Gods and Men”-attributes: with eagles, lightning, beard-latin name: Jupiter, Jove-Chief God; sky god; god of suppliants, travelers, and kings-Diespiter, “Sky Father”-the name zedus is ervied from a common root meaning “shining”-all indo-european peoples had some form of a male celestial deity-it is commonly supposed that the indo-european patriarchal religious types as well as social structures were merged with a native European and semitic mother goddess Poseidon-brother of Zeus-“Earth Shaking”-Attributes: trident, horses, beard-Latin name” Neptune-chief God of the Sea-wife if Amphitrite (insignificant to mythology) Three Levels of the World-according to Homes, Zeus Poseidon and Hades drew lots-Zeus won sky-Poseidon won sea/surface of the earth-Hades won the underworld Apollo-son of zeus by Leto-“far shooting,” Loxias, Pythian, Delian-long hair; bow and arrow, ideal youthful male, beardless-god of prophecy; of archery; of music; associated with the sun (sometimes)-leader of the muses...
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