Cupid/ERos

Maria Jaramillo

About Eros..

  • Considered a primordial god
  • God of love
  • A carefree and beautiful child
  • His name comes from the Latin word “cupido" meaning “desire”.

Symbolized for...

  • 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.