Roman Name: Jupiter

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God of the Sky and Ruler of the Olympian Gods


Thunderbolt, Aegis, Set of Scales, Oak Tree, And Royal Scepter

Character Traits

He was unpredictable, nobody could guess decisions he would make.


Parents: Cronus, Rhea

Siblings: Demeter, Hestia, Hera, Poseidon and Hades

Spouse: Hera, his sister, Metis, Themis, Demeter, Mnemosyne, Leto, Europa, Io, Semele, Ganymede, Callisto, Dione, Persephone, Nemesis, Thaleia, Alkmene, Danae.

Children: He had about 24 children, that we know of.


He was highly powerful, as he was the ruler of the Olympian Gods.


He gets into trouble over love affairs. He can get very moody.

Interesting Facts

The name Zeus means bright or sky. He once was a rain god.

He had four children with Hera.

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