- Considered a primordial god
- God of love
- A carefree and beautiful child
- His name comes from the Latin word “cupido" meaning “desire”.
His bow-and-arrow he carried around
They were two different colors
Gold- represented true love
Leaden- represented aversion
He is recognized with not only that but, with roses and doves,etc.
- Cupid is used to symbolize Valentine's Day with his arrows,roses,etc.
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Cupid stole honey from a bee hive. So, he than got stung by a bee and wondered how such a small creature could hurt so much but, than he realized he was small but delivers the sting of love.
Cupid is seen as an angel due to the Christianization of a number of Roman Greek myths.
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Eros was sent by his mother to make Psyche fall in love with the ugliest creature. Eros and Psyche fell in love with each other as soon as his arrow hit her.