Zeus is known in Greek Mythology as “ the father of Gods” and “the chieftain of Gods”. He is the youngest son of Titan King Cronus and his wife. In Greek mythology, Cronus, Cronos or Kronos was the leader and youngest of the first generation of Titans, the divine descendants of Uranus, the sky, and Gaia, the earth. He overthrew his father and ruled during the mythological Golden Age, until . castrated by his son Zeus just like he had done with his father Uranus before. Children : Zeus , Hera , Poseidon , Hades , Hestia . ZEUS (zoose or zyoose; Roman name Jupiter) was the supreme god of the Olympians. He was the father of the heroes Perseus and Heracles, the latter of whom. Zeus came to Maia secretly so that Hera would not interfere with his philandering. In this way Demeter, Hades, Histia, Hera and Poseidon were born. She became the consort of Zeus and the mother of Persephone. Accounts of the fate of Cronus after the Titanomachy differ. From the drops of the flowing blood Erinyes were born, named Alekto Alecto , Tisiphone, Megaira Megaera. No pine had yet, on its high mountain felled, descended to the sea to find strange lands afar; men knew no shores except their own. The quote stands as Philo Fr. Timotheus, Fragment from Athenaeus, Scholars at Dinner trans. The Titanes numbered six men and five women, being born, as certain writers of myths relate, of Ouranos Uranus, Sky and Ge Earth , but according to others, of one of the Kouretes Curetes and Titaia, from whom as their mother they derive the name they have. But those who had good courage, three times on either side of death, to keep their hearts untarnished of all wrong, these travel along the road of Zeus to Kronos' Cronus' tower. Dionysus and Zeus then join their forces to defeat the remaining Titans in Crete, and on the death of Dionysus, Zeus inherits all the kingdoms, becoming lord of the world 3. Aeschylus, Fragment from Papyri Oxyrhynchus trans. His kingdom was strongest in the western regions, where indeed he enjoyed his greatest honour; consequently, down even to comparatively recent times, among the Romans [called by them Saturnus] and the Carthaginians [elsewhere the author mentions the Carthaginian sacrifice of children to the god], while their city still stood, and other neighbouring peoples, notable festivals and sacrifices were celebrated in honour of this god and many places bore his. Medusa's head was surrounded by scenes of warfare and carnage. So they sent her to Lyetos Lyetusto the rich land of Krete Cretewhen she was ready to bear great Zeus, the youngest of her children. Alkmene's son Herakles was so noble that any children after him would have been a disappointment. It's not clear as to whether Athene willingly took an oath of chastity or if Aphrodite was commanded not to use her spells of love on her The only remaining question, therefore, is to what extent Enki surplanted Marduk as Zeus, and with Marduk relegated to being one of his sons -- for example, Apollo, as a much money oder many money. Sarpedon went to Lykia where he ruled for three generations of mortal men and, according to some sources, was finally killed in the Trojan War. Princess Medeia was the only one on the ship capable of defeating Talos because she had been a priestess of one of Zeus's favorites It would seem that Eurynome is much older than Zeus because of the fact that she was the first inhabitant of Mount Olympos and also because she helped care Hera's son Hephaistos when he was thrown from Mount Olympos. Zeus took the infant and sewed him into his thigh so that it might have his protection. Thyia, princess of Thessalia; 3. Mitmachen Artikel verbessern Neuen Artikel anlegen Autorenportal Hilfe Letzte Änderungen Kontakt Spenden. Zeus gave warning to Typhoeus with a clap of thunder so loud that the earth reverberated and the heavens and sea shuttered.