Top 100 Figures from Greek Mythology

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

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