Mythology Study Guide Answers

Tiamat
Apsu’s wife; mothers earth
Apsu
Husband of Tiamat
Mummu
God of Mist
Anshar
Son of Tiamat and Apsu
Kishar
Daughter of Tiamat, sister and wife of Anshar
Anu
Father/ruler of gods
Nintu
Wife of Anu
Enlil
Babylonian God of earth, wind, and air
Ishtar
Babylonian Goddess of love and war
Ea
Husband of Damkina and son of Anu
Damkina
Wife of Ea, mother of Marduk
Marduk
Son of Ea and Damkina
Kingu
Commands Tiamat’s forces against Marduk
Shamash
Babylonian god of the sun
Osiris
King of Egypt
Isis
Osiris sister and wife
Horus
Son of Osiris
Telepinu
God who made living things fertile
Gilgamesh
King of Uruk
Lugalbanda
Father of Gilgamesh
Ninsun
Mother of Gilgamesh
Enkidu
Gilgamesh’s best friend
Humbaba
giant who guards the cedar forest
Siduri
Alewife
Utanapishtim
King of Shurippak
Urshanabi
Utanapishtim’s boatman
Gaea
Mother goddess
Uranus
Son/husband of Gaea; ruler of sky
Hundred -handed giants
Triplet’s best known as Briareus
Cyclopes
One eyed meralsmiths
Titans
Race of thirteen immortals
Cronus
God of the sky and father of the 1st six gods
Rhea
Wife/sister of Cronus
Helios
God of the sun
Selene
Goddess of moon
Themis
Goddess of prophecy at Delphi
Atlas
Held up sky
Prometheus
Created man from clay
Epimetheus
Brother of Prometheus and husband of Pandora
Zeus
Ruler of gods after cronus
Poseidon
God of the sea
Hades
God of underworld
Hera
Zeus wife
Demeter
Goddess of grain
Hestia
Goddess of home
Apollo
God of the sun
Artemis
goddess of the hunt
Athena
Goddess of war
Aphrodite
Goddess of beauty
Persephone
Queen of underworld
The Fates
Determines length of life
Ares
God of war
Hephaestus
Metalsmith
Hermes
Zeus messenger
Agamemnon
Menelaus brother
Clymtenestra
Wife of agamemnon
Menelaus
King of Sparta and Helen’s husband
Helen
Abducted queen of sparta
Nestor
King of Pylos
Achilles
Leader of Myrmidus killed by Paris
Patroclus
Achilles’ best friend
Phoenix
Achilles tutor
Ajax
Son of tebion
Calchas
Chief prophet
Priam
King of Troy
Hecuba
Wife of Priam and queen of troy
Hector
Paris brother
Andromache
Wife of Hector
Astyanax
Son of hector and andromache
Polydamas
Hectors good friend
Paris
Abductor of Helen
Deiphobus
Hector and Paris brother
Cassandra
Daughter of Priam and Hecuba
Aeneas
Son of Aphrodite and anchises
Pandarus
Respected Trojan spearman
Briseis
prize for Achille
Chyseis
Agamemnon prize honor
Aeetes
King of Colchis and medeas father
Argus
Eldest son of Phrixus and Jason’s cousin
Chalciope
Argus mother
Jason
the husband of Medea
Medea
Jason’s 1st wife
Phineus
Thracian king
Brutus
Leads Trojan exile to Britain
Aurelius Ambrosius
Uthers eldest brother
Uther Pendragon
Arthur’s father
Igraine
Arthur’s mother
Arthur
Igraine and Uther’s son
Ector
Foster father of Arthur
Kay
Son of Ector and Arthur’s half brother
Guinevere
Arthur’s wife
Merlin
Great magician and prophet
Mordred
Son of Arthur and half sister Margawse
Gawain
Arthur’s nephew and favorite knight
Lancelot
Guineveres favorite knight
Odin
Oldest god
Frigg
Wife of Odin
Thor
Strongest god
Balder
Gentle and most loved god
Loki
Mischief maker and trickster