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Perseus - Wikipedia

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In Greek mythology, Perseus the legendary founder of Mycenae and of the Perseid dynasty of ... Because of the obscurity of the name Perseus and the legendary character of .... Perseus and the head o...

Greek and Roman Mythology - Infoplease

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Get information on Greek and Roman mythology, including names of gods and ... of Cepheus; chained to cliff for monster to devour; rescued by Perseus.

PERSEUS - Argive Hero & King of Greek Mythology

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Perseus was one of the most celebrated heroes of Greek mythology. ... and took up her abode on the spot where Rome was afterwards built (Serv. ad Aen. viii. ... the head of Gorgo, he changed into the mountain of the same name (Ov. Met. iv.

Perseus - Greek Mythology

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Acrisius was furious, so he locked Danae and baby Perseus in a large chest ... of the 1981 film of the same name), loosely based on the Greek myth of Perseus.

Perseus - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Oct 21, 2012 ... Perseus was one of the greatest and oldest pan-Hellenic heroes of Greek ... 560 BCE shows (and names) Perseus attacking the ketos with ...

Hermes - Mythweb

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HERMES (HUR-meez; Roman name Mercury) was the messenger of the gods and ... from birth, Hermes aided the heroes Odysseus and Perseus in their quests .

SparkNotes: Mythology: Character List

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Zeus - Roman name: Jupiter or Jove. ... Poseidon - Roman name: Neptune. .... Perseus survives, comes of age, and sets out to kill the monster Medusa and ...

Greek and Roman Gods

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Greek god, Relationship, Role, Attribute, Roman Counterpart .... Perseus gave the head of Medusa to Athena who mounted it on her breastplate, the gorgoneion .

The Life and Times of Hercules - Perseus Digital Library

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(The Romans pronounced the name "Hercules," and so do we today.) The name Herakles means "glorious gift of Hera" in Greek, and that got Hera angrier still.

A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology, Isis

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Her worship in all parts of Greece is amply attested by express statements of ancient writers and numerous inscriptions. Under the names of Pelagia (the ruler of ...

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What is Perseus' Roman name - Answers.com

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The Romans only changed the names of the gods, not the heroes. So Perseus' Roman name is still Perseus.

Perseus - Greek & Roman Mythology - Tools

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He was turned into stone by Perseus by means of the head of Medusa. .... Their very names suggest panic and terror, Born with gray hair, and having only one ...

Roman Mythology *** - Roman and Greek Gods

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A - Z of Famous Gods, Creatures & Names from Roman Mythology ... in Mythology who possessed on one eye between them, consulted by the hero Perseus.