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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.

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.

Perseus - Greek Mythology

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According to the myth, there once was a king named Acrisius, who had a beautiful daughter named Danae. The Oracle of Apollo told Acrisius that there w.. .

Perseus - Greek & Roman Mythology - Tools

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Acrisius committed Perseus with his mother to the sea in a wooden box, .... Their very names suggest panic and terror, Born with gray hair, and having only one ...

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 ...

Perseus - Ancient Roman Gods for Kids - Ancient Rome

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Perseus. advertisement. advertisement. advertisement. Like Hercules, Perseus was part god, part man. He was the son of a mortal ... Explore Ancient Rome.

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 .

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 ...

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.

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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 - 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 - 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 ...