Top 100 Figures from Greek Mythology

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DescriptionImportant Person from Greek MythParents
Captain of the Argonauts, one sandaled manAeson and Tyro
God of the ForgeZeus and Hera
Second wife of Heracles, accidentally killed himOeneus and Althaea
Slept with Zeus disguised as her husband AmphitryonElectryon and Anaxo
Giver of the Golden Apple, Prince of TroyPriam and Hecuba
Amazon queen who was killed by AchillesAres and Otrere
Buries her brother against her uncle's wishesOedipus and Jocasta
Turned into a rock, lost all 14 of her childrenTantalus
Slayer of the ChimeraGlaucus/Poseidon and Eurynome
Wove a shroud to deceive suitorsIcarius and Periboea
Sowed dragons' teeth, founder of ThebesAgenor and Telephassa
King of the Phaecians, gave Odysseus passage homeNausithous
God of WineZeus and Semele
Brothers of Helen, Dioscuri: 2 peopleZeus/Tyndareus and Leda
God of the SeaCronos and Rhea
Turned into a fly, eaten by Zeus, bore AthenaOceanus and Tethys
Titan mother of six of the OlympiansUranus and Gaia
Impregnanted by Zeus in the form of golden rainAcrisius and Eurydice
Pious couple turned into a linden & oak tree 2 peopleUnknown
Woman whose face launched a thousand shipsZeus and Leda
Pursued by the Furies for killing his mother who killed his fatherAgamemnon and Clytemnestra
Defeated in a footrace, distracted by golden applesIasus and Clymene
King of the GodsCronos and Rhea
Best Trojan warrior; husband of AndromachePriam and Hecuba
Torn apart by his mother and aunts in a frenzyEchion and Agave
Goddess of WisdomZeus and Metis
Goddess of LoveZeus and Dione / Uranus's castrated genitals / ?
Mother of Antigone, Ismene, Eteocles, and PolynicesMenoeceus
Achilles' war prize taken from him by AgamemnonBrises
Slayer of MedusaZeus and Danae
Forced to hold the world on his shouldersUranus and Gaia
Goddess of the dawn, fell in love with TithonusUranus and Gaia
Ate pomegrante seeds in the UnderworldZeus and Demeter
Goddess of the HarvestCronos and Rhea
DescriptionImportant Person from Greek MythParents
Personification of Sky, castrated by his sonGaia
Founder of an unlucky house and brother of ThyestesPelops and Hippodamia
Slayer of the Minotaur, founder of AthensAegeus/Poseidon and Aethra
God of the UnderworldCronos and Rhea
King of Troy during the Trojan WarLaomedon and Leucippe (?)
Turned into a cow by Hera and guarded by ArgusInachus and Melia
God of WarZeus and Hera
Precursors to Romeo and Juliet: 2 peopleUnknown
Giantess mother of PolyphemusPhorcys and Ceto
Sentenced to eternal hunger and eternal thirstZeus and Pluto (not the guy)
Husband of Helen; King of SpartaAtreus and Aerope
Blackness out of which came everythingUmm....
50 girls who killed their husbands/cousinsDanaus
God of the sun and father of PhaethonUranus and Gaia
Fell in love with his own reflectionCephisus and Liriope
Married to Neoptolemus and OrestesMenelaus and Helen
Son of Zeus killed in the Trojan War, caused blood rainZeus and Europa
Drove his father's sun chariot, struck down by ZeusHelios and Clymene
Husband of Clytemnestra; leader of the Greeks at TroyAtreus and Aerope
Gives Theseus a ball of yarnMinos and Pasiphae
Goddess of the HuntZeus and Leto
Unlucky maiden who died of a snakebite at her weddingApollo
Chained to a rock to be devoured by a sea-monsterCepheus and Cassiopeia
Ugliest man at TroyAgrius
Lost the battle over the armor of AchillesTelamon and Periboea
God of Music, ProphecyZeus and Leto
Abducted by Zeus in the form of a white bullAgenor and Telephassa
Goddess of the HearthCronos and Rhea
Fell in love with Narcissus and wasted awayUnknown
Killed her husband when he returned from war with CassandraTyndareus and Leda
Killed, had his shoulder eaten by Demeter, resurrectedTantalus and Clytia
Dies in chariot accident after false accusations by his step-motherTheseus and Hippolyta
Personification of nightChaos
First wife of HeraclesCreon
DescriptionImportant Person from Greek MythParents
Died when he flew too close to the sunDaedalus
Goddess of witchcraft and cross-roadsPerses and Asteria
Owner of a cursed necklace; wife of Cadmus Ares and Aphrodite
Murders his father, marries his motherLaius and Jocasta
Friend/lover/cousin of AchillesMenoetius
Bore Artemis and ApolloCoeus and Phoebe
Completed 12 LaborsZeus and Alcmene
Mother of Dionysus, immolatedCadmus and Harmonia
Fell in love with her step son, committed suicideMinos and Pasiphae
Titan father of six of the OlympiansUranus and Gaia
Must roll a rock up a hill every dayAeolus and Aenarete
Bound to a wheel of fire for attempting to rape HeraPhlegyas and Perimele
Spurned witch who killed her two childrenAeetes and Idyia
Lyre player, went to the Underworld to fetch his loverOeagrus and Calliope
Carries arrows causing love and hateAres and Aphrodite
Turned into a laurel tree, spurned ApolloPeneus and Gaia
Attempted to rape Leto; has his liver pecked outZeus and Elara
Prophetess no one will believePriam and Hecuba
'Sing, o muse the wrath of...'Peleus and Thetis
Seduced by Zeus as a swanThestius and Eurythemis
Wily King of IthacaLaertes and Anticleia
Gave fire to man and was punishedUranus and Gaia
Built the labyrinthEupalamus and Alcippe
Goddess of MarriageCronos and Rhea
Mother of Andromeda who boasted of her beautyUranus and Gaia
Unlucky young sailor who fell off Circe's roofUnknown
Personification of EarthChaos
Leader of the Seven Against ThebesTalaus and Lysimache
Goes on from Troy to found the Roman raceAnchises and Aphrodite
Messenger GodZeus and Maia
Phaeacian princess who rescued Odysseus Alcinous and Arete
Goddess of the moon, fell in love with EndymionUranus and Gaia

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