Aphrodite

Roman Name: Venus

Goddess of Love, Beauty and Fertility

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Symbols

  • The rose
  • The dove
  • The apple

3 Character Traits

  • Attractiveness
  • Joyful
  • Charming

Relationships

  • Parents: Zeus & Dione
  • Husband: Hephaestus
  • Affair: Ares, Zeus, & Poseidon

Strengths

  • The ability to make men fall in love with her because she would easily make affairs with many gods and goddesses.
  • Every wild animal loved her because she was so lovely and charming.
  • she had the power to affect a number of emotions in both humans and gods and this gave her many powers because she was able to control a large portion of the world.

Weaknesses

  • She was vain: always saw herself as the most beautiful person

  • She had a bad temper:

  • She was really jealous: she saw someone more attractive she would kill them

3 Interesting facts

  • She was born from sea foam, when Cronus cut off Uranus’s “private parts” and threw them in the sea.

  • Cheated on her husband (Hephaestus) with Ares the God of War, and had a child names Eros the winged cupid of love, and 6 more kids.

  • Her an Hephaestus had no children together, but both had children with other loves.



Work Cited


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