Who is Hermes?

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Some details about him

1: Hermes is a God (Hansen)

2: Son of Maia and Zeus (Hansen)

4: He also created the Lyre (Hansen)

Hermes steal Apollo's cows as a todler

When Hermes was born of Maia and Zeus he was put into a cradle. When Maia was asleep he jumped out and and stole some of Apollo's cows. Along with that he killed a tortoise. Using string he had made from the cow he sacrificed and the tortoise shell a lyre. Then Apollo became mad and found him. To apologize he gave Apollo his Lyre. (Hansen)

Citation

Hansen, William. "Hermes." World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras. ABC-CLIO, 2014. Web. 3 Nov. 2014.


HERMES : Greek God of Herds, Trade & Athletics, Herald of the Gods | Mythology, W/ Pictures | Roman Mercury." HERMES : Greek God of Herds, Trade & Athletics, Herald of the Gods | Mythology, W/ Pictures | Roman Mercury. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Nov. 2014.


Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Hermes." Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Hermes. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Nov. 2014.

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