Phorcus (fôr´kəs), in Greek mythology, sea god, son of Pontus and Gaea. He married his sister Ceto, who bore him a brood of monsters, including the Gorgons, the Graeae, Scylla, and the Sirens.
More From encyclopedia.com
Uranus (mythology) , Uranus •pandanus •badness, madness, sadness •Magnus • aptness •fatness, patness •redness • wetness •anus, Coriolanus, heinous, Janus, Punta Arenas, S… Iris (mythology) , Iris In Greek mythology, goddess of the rainbow and messenger of the gods. Depicted as swift-footed, golden-winged and robed in bright colours, she a… Greek Mythology , The mythology of the ancient Greeks included a dazzling array of gods, demigods (half-human, half-god), monsters, and heroes. These figures inhabited… Poseidon , Nationality/Culture Pronunciation poh-SYE-dun Alternate Names Neptune (Roman) Appears In Homer's Iliad, Hesiod's Theogony Lineage Character Overview… Ares , Ares Character Overview Nationality/Culture Greek Pronunciation AIR-eez Alternate Names Appears In Homer's Iliad, Ovid's Metamorphoses, Hesiod's Theo… Apollo , Apollo Nationality/Culture Pronunciation Alternate Names Phoebus, Apulu (Etruscan) Appears In Homer's Iliad, Ovid's Metamorphoses, Hesiod's Theogony,…
About this article
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article
You Might Also Like