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HERA
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DAUGHTER
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NYMPH
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EURYSTHEUS
IHN
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Definitions

  1. Hera is the protectress of the stable family and home. (Web site)
  2. Hera was the daughter of Cronus and Rhea, born on the island of Samos.
  3. Hera was mainly worshipped as a goddess of marriage and birth.
  4. Hera was not pleased with the placement of Callisto and Arcas in the sky, so she asked her nurse, Tethys (titan))|Tethys, to help. (Web site)
  5. Hera was especially worshipped at the formerly Mycenean city-state of Argos, where the Heraia, festivals in her honor, were celebrated. (Web site)

God

  1. All the gods were filled with joy to see the youth, save Hera, Zeus' consort, who despised Ganymede.
  2. Hera encouraged Diomedes to attack Ares and he threw his spear at the god.

Queen

  1. Iris is the personal messenger of Hera, queen of the gods.
  2. Hera (known as Juno to the Romans) was considered queen of the Olympian deities.
  3. Juno (Latin: IVNO) was a major Roman goddess, the rough equivalent of the Greek Hera, queen of the gods. (Web site)

Hera

  1. Hera ordained that the brothers would die in their sleep. (Web site)
  2. In vengeance, Hera struck Athamus with insanity.
  3. Per qualche tempo Cerere fu anche chiamato Hera, in Germania. (Web site)
  4. Hera Pheri is a 2000 Bollywood comedy directed by Priyadarshan . (Web site)
  5. Hera rewarded the Crab by placing it in the → Zodiac.

Zeus

  1. The quarrels between Hera and Zeus, her husband, caused great storms to cross the skies. (Web site)
  2. However, Hera was not completely fooled and demanded Zeus give her the heifer as a present. (Web site)

Greek

  1. Iris was named after the rainbow goddess Iris of Greek mythology, sister of the Harpies and messenger of the gods, especially Hera. (Web site)
  2. Hera, Greek Queen of the Gods, from a goddess oracle deck by Thalia Took.
  3. It was discovered by J. C. Watson on September 7, 1868 and named after Hera, queen of the gods in Greek mythology.

Daughter

  1. She was the daughter of Zeus and Hera.
  2. Thereafter he obtained immortality, and being reconciled to Hera he married her daughter Hebe, by whom he had sons, Alexiares and Anicetus. (Web site)

Goddess

  1. Hera, the main Olympian goddess, was Zeus' sister and wife.
  2. Immediately the three supreme Olympian goddess, Athena, Hera, and Aphrodite began to bicker about whom the apple belonged to.
  3. The goddess Hera's name means "Beautiful Lady", and she was loved by all and served as the gracious Queen of the Olympian gods and goddess es.

Nymph

  1. This moon was named after a nymph, loved by Zeus but hated by Hera. (Web site)
  2. Callisto was a nymph, beloved of Zeus and hated by Hera. (Web site)
  3. At the marriage of Zeus and Hera, a nymph named Chelone was disrespectful (or refused to attend). (Web site)

Myth

  1. Hera also figures into the myth of Callisto (mythology)|Callisto and Arcas. (Web site)
  2. Some myths attribute Hephaestus or Hera to the splitting of the head rather than Prometheus. (Web site)

Olympus

  1. She is Hera's agent from Mount Olympus to the mortal world.
  2. When Hephaestus bound Hera to a magical chair, Dionysus got him drunk and brought him back to Olympus after he passed out. (Web site)

Priestess

  1. Alternatively, Hera kidnapped Ilithyia, the goddess of childbirth, to prevent Leto from going into labor. (Web site)
  2. Io was a beautiful priestess of the Greek goddess Hera. (Web site)
  3. Cydippe, a priestess of Hera, was on her way to a festival in the goddess honor. (Web site)
  4. Juno symbolizes the primal power of the original Great Mother Goddess, whom the Greeks called Hera. (Web site)

Eurystheus

  1. Hera immediately arranged to delay the birth of Heracles and to bring forth Eurystheus prematurely.
  2. Eurystheus wanted to sacrifice Cretan Bull to Hera, who hated Heracles. (Web site)
  3. When he finally reached the court of Eurystheus, the cattle were sacrificed to Hera. (Web site)

Ihn

  1. Also verbarg sie ihn in Frauenkleidern geh-llt vor der Rache der Hera.
  2. Denn Ino hatte ihn einst vor der Rache der eifers-chtigen Hera verstseckt.

Alcmene

  1. She was foiled by Galanthis, Alcmene's servant, who told Hera that she had already delivered the baby. (Web site)
  2. While Alcmene was pregnant with Heracles, Hera tried to prevent her from giving birth.
  3. When Alcmene was pregnant with Hercules|Heracles, Hera tried to prevent the birth from occurring. (Web site)
  4. A few months after Heracles, son of Zeus by Alcmene, was born, Hera sent two serpents to kill him as a he lay in his cot. (Web site)

Revenge

  1. Hera, Zeus' wife, then turned Callisto into a bear out of revenge. (Web site)
  2. Hephaestus gained revenge against Hera for rejecting him by making her a magical throne which, when she sat on it, didnt allow her to leave it. (Web site)

Turned

  1. Hera turned her into a weasel. (Web site)
  2. Other versions hold that it was Artemis or Hera, enraged at her unchastity, who turned her into a bear. (Web site)

Name

  1. The asteroid 1 Ceres also briefly bore the name Hera. (Web site)
  2. Eileithyia was closely identified with the goddesses Hera and Artemis, both of whom had epithets of her name.

Attempted

  1. A jealous Hera again attempted to kill the child, this time by sending Titans to rip Dionysus to pieces after luring the baby with toys. (Web site)
  2. Hera attempted to make almost each one of Heracles twelve labors more difficult than they needed to be. (Web site)

Transformed

  1. As soon as Hera approached, Zeus transformed Io into a white cow to avoid his wife's anger. (Web site)
  2. I o was a maiden who was loved by Zeus (Jupiter) and transformed into a heifer in a vain attempt to hide her from the jealous Hera. (Web site)

Sent

  1. Hera sent a gadfly to sting Io as she wandered the earth. (Web site)
  2. To annoy Heracles after he took the cattle of Geryon, Hera sent a gadfly to bite the cattle, irritate them and scatter them. (Web site)
  3. Hera then sent a flood which raised the water level of a river so much Heracles could not ford the river with the cattle. (Web site)

Bear

  1. According to another legend she was changed into a bear by the jealous Hera.
  2. Hera changed her into a bear, Zeus then placed her in the sky as the constellation Ursa Major. (Web site)

Asked

  1. But Hera guessed his trick and asked to have the cow as a gift. (Web site)
  2. Cydippe was impressed with their devotion to her and asked Hera to give her children the best gift a god could give a person. (Web site)

Olympian

  1. So the goddess Hera, who sponsored Jason's quest, asked her fellow- Olympian Aphrodite to intervene.
  2. A time later, Zeus and Hera asked him which sex, male or female, experienced more pleasure during intercourse. (Web site)

Distracting

  1. She assisted Zeus in one of his amorous adventures by distracting Hera with her chatter.
  2. For a time, a nymph named Echo (mythology) had the job of distracting Hera from Zeus affairs by incessantly talking. (Web site)

Murdered

  1. Hera hated Pelias for having murdered Sidero, his step-grandmother, in a temple to Hera. (Web site)
  2. Hera turned her into a monster (or she killed Lamias children and the grief turned her into a monster) and murdered their children. (Web site)
  3. Although Sidero fled from them into Hera s district, Pelias nevertheless murdered her atop the altar to Hera.

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