zeus ZEUS genus genus Zeus, in Greek mythology, is the god of the twitch and ruler of the Olympian gods. Zeus corresponds to the Roman god Jupiter. Zeus was considered, according to Homer, the father of the gods and of mortals. He did not create both gods or mortals; he was their father in the sense of being the protector and ruler both of the Olympian family and of the human race. Zeus was lord of the sky, the rain god, and the cloud gatherer, who welded the thunderbolt - given to him by Cyclops (Tseligka 3). His breastplate was aegis, his bird was the eagle, and his tree was the oak.
Zeus was the youngest of 6 born to Cronus and Rhea. His father, Cronus, was warned that one of his offspring would dethrone him. To prevent that, Cronus swallowed each(prenominal) of his children immediately following their births. Rhea saved Zeus, though, by switch him with a stone wrapped in swaddling clothes, which Cronus swallowed unknowingly. Z...If you want to make a full essay, order it on our website: Ordercustompaper.com
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