-Most Significant God in Greek Mythology-
Zeus the ruler of Olympus and earth. He deals with all the problems accuring on earth and on Olympus. He is basically the Governor, the President of the world, because of his power Zeus thinks he can do whatever he wants so sometimes he would have kids with mortal women. He would also strike down those who opposed him.
Background Knowladge About Zeus
This is Zeus. He overthrew Cronos and became supreme ruler of the earth and mnt. Olympus. He also made Cronus vomit Zeus sisters and brothers out.
This is Zeus's Father. He swallowed his infant children so they wouldn't overthrow him.
This is the mother of Zeus. She hide him in a cave so that Cronus wouldn't swallow him.
For example, Zeus was so powerfull that everyone was afraid of him so no one dared to overthrow him. Zeus became the supreme ruler because of fear.
“Zeus also was accorded supreme authority on earth and on Mount Olympus” (Skidmore).
Lastly, Zeus is a fearful God who became the supreme ruler of the world using his power and became the most meaningful. Zeus was the one who made the rules, he made sure that everyone was doing good. He was basically god.