Athena

Roman name: Minerva

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Goddess of Wisdom

Symbols

  • Shield- Athena's shield represents her protective power.
  • Helmet and spear- The helmet and spear represents that wisdom and strategy is key to victory of war.
  • Olive branch- This branch represents peace.

Traits

  • Wise- Athena is very wise and intelligent
  • Clever- Athena is very clever when it comes to war strategy
  • Cocky- Athena thought she was the best and was very cocky

Relationships

  • Uncle- Poseidon
  • Aunt- Demeter
  • Uncle- Hades
  • Aunt- Hestia
  • Father- Zeus
  • Mother- Metis
  • Step-mother- Hera
  • Half brother- Apollo

Strengths

  • Athena was very rational
  • She was very intelligent
  • She was a powerful defender in war

Weaknesses

  • She was lacking in compassion
  • Too ruled by her head
  • Didn't listen to her emotions

Facts on Athena

  • Her father has over 140 kids.
  • She created the olive tree.
  • Athena was sided with the Greeks during the Trojan war.

Works cited

  • "Athena — Goddess of Wisdom and War Strategy —." Athena. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.
  • Bryant, Megan E. She's All That!: A Look-it-up Guide to the Goddesses of Mythology. New York: Franklin Watts/Scholastic, 2010. Print.
  • "Athena — Goddess of Wisdom and War Strategy —." Athena. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

    "Athena's Family Tree." Prezi.com. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

    Bryant, Megan E. She's All That!: A Look-it-up Guide to the Goddesses of Mythology. New York: Franklin Watts/Scholastic, 2010. Print
  • "Athena The Greek Goddess." Athena The Greek Goddess. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

    "Athena — Goddess of Wisdom and War Strategy —." Athena. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

    "Athena's Family Tree." Prezi.com. Web. 28 Jan. 2016.

    Bryant, Megan E. She's All That!: A Look-it-up Guide to the Goddesses of Mythology. New York: Franklin Watts/Scholastic, 2010. Print.