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Ancient Greek Mythology and Legends - Dictionary of Greek Gods Names

Dictionary of Greek Gods Names provides a glossary of names and definitions of the roles of gods starting with 'A'

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Dictionary of Greek Gods Names - Starting with 'A'
The Dictionary of Greek Gods Names provides a short glossary of Greek Gods Names starting with 'A' that relate to the gods and goddesses that feature in ancient Greek myths and legends.  A fast, at-a-glance list of Greek Gods Names and short definitions starting with 'A'  together with their roles are provided in this section of the Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with the letter 'A'. A comprehensive who's-who of the names of ancient Greek gods and goddesses in classical Greek mythology starting with 'A'. Additional, comprehensive facts and information about Greek gods and goddesses are also available via:

 
Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with the letter 'A'

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Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with 'A'
This section of the Dictionary of Greek Gods Names provides Greek Gods Names that feature in Greek myths and legends. Greek Gods Names  with short definitions of their roles in the Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with the letter 'A'.

Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with 'A'

Aceso the goddess of the healing of wounds and the curing of illnesses
Acheloisthe, a minor moon goddess
Achelous one of the Potamoi (a river god), father of the Sirens
Acheron one of the Potamoi (a river god)
Achlys the spirit of the death-mist
Acis one of the Potamoi (a river god)
Acratopotes the god of unmixed wine and incontinence
Adephagia the spirit of satiety and gluttony
Adikia the spirit of injustice and wrongdoing
Adrastea a daughter of Ares and Aphrodite
Adrasteia (an Oread, mountain nymph), a nursemaid of the infant Zeus
Aegaeon the god of violent sea storms and ally of the Titans
Aegina (one of the Naides, a fresh water nymph)
Aegle, one of the Hesperides
Aeolus the god of the winds.
Aergia the spirit of idleness, laziness, indolence and sloth
Aether the primeval god of the upper air
Aetna the goddess of the volcanic Mount Etna in Sicily
Aglaia (one of the Charites or Graces), goddess of beauty, adornment, splendor and glory
Aglaea refer to Asclepius and gods of healing, medicine and well being
Agon the spirit of contest, who possessed an altar at Olympia, site of the Olympic Games.
Aidos the spirit of modesty, reverence and respect
Aisa the personification of lot and fate
Akte, Acte or Cypris goddess of eating and pleasure
Alala the spirit of the war cry
Alastor the spirit of blood feuds and vengeance
Alcyone goddess of the constellation
Pleiades
Alectrona the solar goddess of the morning or waking up
Alecto, one of the Furies, goddesses of Vengeance and Retribution
Aletheia the spirit of truth, truthfulness and sincerity
Alke the spirit of prowess and courage
Alpheus one of the Potamoi (a river god)
Amechania the spirit of helplessness and want of means
Amphictyonis the goddess of wine and friendship between nations
Amphitrite the sea goddess and consort of Poseidon
Anaideia the spirit of ruthlessness, shamelessness, and unforgivingness
Ananke,  the goddess of inevitability
Anatole or Anatolia goddess of sunrise
Anemoi, gods of the winds
Angelia the spirit of messages, tidings and proclamations
Angelos thea who became an underworld goddess
Ania the spirit of "ache, anguish"
Anteros the god of requited love
Antheia goddess of flowers and flowery wreaths
Aparctias another name for the north wind
Apate the spirit of deceit, guile, fraud and deception
Aphaea a minor goddess of agriculture and fertility
Apheleia the spirit of simplicity
Apheliotes god of the east wind
Aphrodite, goddess of love
Aporia the spirit of difficulty, perplexity, powerlessness and want of means
Ares, god of war
Arete the spirit of virtue, excellence, goodness and valour
Arethusa (one of the Naides, a fresh water nymph)
Argestes another name for the west or northwest wind
Aristaeus the god of bee-keeping, cheese-making, herding, olive-growing and hunting
Arke messenger of the Titans and twin sister of Iris
Arktos goddess of night sky, constellation
Artemis was the goddess of the hunt and the moon
Asclepius the god of healing
Askalaphos the son of Acheron and Orphne who tended the Underworld orchards
Asopus one of the Potamoi (a river god)
Astraea the virgin goddess of justice
Astraeus was the Titan god of the dusk.
Ate the spirit of delusion, infatuation, blind folly, recklessness and ruin
Asteria, Titan goddess of nocturnal oracles and falling stars
Atlas was the god of endurance
Athena, the goddess of wisdom
Atropos, one of the Fates the severer of the life thread
Attis the vegetation god and consort of
Cybele
Auge goddess of first light of the morning
Aura the goddess of the breeze and the fresh, cool air of early morning
Auxo, one of the Horae, goddesses of weather, time and prosperity

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Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with 'A'
The Dictionary of Greek Gods Names provides short definitions of the gods and goddesses that feature in Greek myths and legends. The following Family Tree provides a fast reference and instant overview of the genealogy of the ancient Greek gods and goddesses - a 'who's who' of the family connections, genealogy and relationships between the main gods and goddesses who feature in the legends and mythology of the ancient Greeks.

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Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with the letter 'A'
Discover interesting information and facts about Greek mythology and legend in this Dictionary of Greek Gods Names starting with the letter 'A'. The Dictionary of Greek Gods Names provides a short glossary of terms relating to the names of gods and goddesses that feature in ancient Greek legends and myths.  A fast, at-a-glance list of Greek Gods Names starting with 'A' are provided in this section of the Dictionary of Greek Gods Names. There are details of nearly 400 Greek Gods and Goddesses Names - refer to
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