Zeus

Roman Name: Jupiter

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God of: sky, lightning, thunder, law, order, justice

Symbols

An Eagle, a thunderbolt and an oak tree.

Character Traits

Zeus's characters Traits are: Anger, Fury, Heroic

Family, Relationships

Zeus is the family of six children. Zeus's parents were Rhea and Cronus. He had 2 brothers, which were, Poseidon, the god of the seas, and Hades, the god of the underworld. He had 3 sisters, which were, Hera, goddess of marriage, childbirth and the protector of all women, Hestia, goddess of the hearth and fire and Demeter, goddess of the harvest. Zeus's had over 20 children

Zeus's strength's

Powerful, the god of the gods because he could pretty much do whatever he wanted to do. No one could touch him.

Charming because almost any girl would fall in love with him.

Fair Ruler because he was wise and knew what he was doing.

Zeus's Weaknesses

Bad Temper because and god or human that had bad behavior, he would punish them.

Beautiful because any girl that he saw who was gorgeous he would die to have as his wife or "lady"

Troubleness because he would always get in trouble with Hera.

Interesting Facts

  • His wife Hera was also his sister.
  • he was known for having many affairs with mortal women.
  • The name Zeus means bright or sky.

Works Cited

Alexander, Heather, and Meredith Hamilton. A Child's Introduction to Greek Mythology: The Stories of the Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, Monsters, and Other Mythical Creatures. New York: Black Dog & Leventhal, 2011. Print.

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