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GREEK MYTHOLOGY: ORIGINS AND GENEALOGY OF GREEK GODS

According to Hesiod's Theogony:

"Verily at the first Chaos came to be, but next wide-bosomed Earth, the ever-sure foundations of all the deathless ones who hold the peaks of snowy Olympus, and dim Tartarus in the depth of the wide-pathed Earth, and Eros (Love), fairest among the deathless gods, who unnerves the limbs and overcomes the mind and wise counsels of all gods and all men within them. From Chaos came forth Erebus and black Night; but of Night were born Aether and Day, whom she conceived and bare from union in love with Erebus. And Earth first bare starry Heaven, equal to herself, to cover her on every side, and to be an ever-sure abiding-place for the blessed gods. And she brought forth long Hills, graceful haunts of the goddess-Nymphs who dwell amongst the glens of the hills. She bare also the fruitless deep with his raging swell, Pontus, without sweet union of love. But afterwards she lay with Heaven and bare deep-swirling Oceanus, Coeus and Crius and Hyperion and Iapetus, Theia and Rhea, Themis and Mnemosyne and gold-crowned Phoebe and lovely Tethys. After them was born Cronos the wily, youngest and most terrible of her children, and he hated his lusty sire. And again, she bare the Cyclopes, overbearing in spirit, Brontes, and Steropes and stubborn-hearted Arges, who gave Zeus the thunder and made the thunderbolt: in all else they were like the gods, but one eye only was set in the midst of their fore-heads. And they were surnamed Cyclopes (Orb-eyed) because one orbed eye was set in their foreheads. Strength and might and craft were in their works."

To sum up just what Hesiod says:

"From Chaos emerged Earth (Gaia), Love (Eros), Darkness (Erebus) and Night. Then the union of Night and Darkness (Erebus) eventually came the Astral Light (Light) and New . The Earth (Gaia) begat Heaven (Ouranos) and the Mountain and the Sea
Earth (Gaia) binds to Heaven (Uranus) to give birth to the Titans, the Cyclopes and Hecatonchires (or Centimanes). "

"The Hecatonchires, children of the Earth (Gaia) and Sky (Uranus) were the most formidable, and their father had an aversion. He sent in the Tatar, the depths of the Earth (Gaia). The Earth, huge, suffocating. She fashioned a fake and told her children, heart full of anger, "Children, from me and a father to the insane pride, we will avenge his cruel contempt although is your father, because, first, he has hatched actions unworthy. "And Heaven came, bringing on night and longing for love, and he lay about Earth spreading himself full upon her. Then the son from his ambush stretched forth his left hand and in his right took the great long sickle with jagged teeth, and swiftly lopped off his own father's members and cast them away to fall behind him. And not vainly did they fall from his hand; for all the bloody drops that gushed forth Earth received, and as the seasons moved round she bare the strong Erinyes and the great Giants with gleaming armour, holding long spears in their hands and the Nymphs whom they call Meliae all over the boundless earth. However, these divine debris that the blade edge was posted, had fallen into the open sea a long time they floated to the surface and all around a white foam arose, the birthplace of a young goddess. Scope first near Cythera and then to the shores of Cyprus, was seen to emerge from the wave this goddess and grew under his feet across the grass with flowers. The gods and men call Aphrodite because she was born from the sea, Cytherea with the beautiful crown because she approached Cytherea, Cypris because it appeared for the first time on the shores of Cyprus.
Irritated against his own children, Uranus called the Titans. "

According to Hesiod, Aphrodite was thus born of mixed blood of Uranus in the sea foam According to Homer, Aphrodite was born from the union of Zeus and Dione.

Chronos drove his father's power and reigned in his stead. He married his sister Rhea, and six children were born of their union: Hestia, Demeter, Hera, Hades, Poseidon and Zeus. Cronus, having been informed by his father Ouranos one day one of his children dethrone, swallowed his children immediately after birth. Only Zeus, the youngest, escaped this fate, his mother had hidden in Crete and replaced by a stone wrapped in swaddling clothes.
When he was an adult, Zeus forced his father to regurgitate his brothers and sisters. Cronus vomited all that he had swallowed, including the stone he had swallowed, thinking it was Zeus. Some say that Zeus placed the stone Dephi. Zeus and his brothers and sisters won the peaks of Mount Olympus. He freed the Cyclopes and Hecatonchires of Tartarus. They thanked him by offering him the lightning and thunder, which he used to defeat the Titans. The fight lasted over 10 years. The Titans were defeated and imprisoned in Tartarus, in the custody of the Hundred-Handed. The leader of the Titans, Atlas was condemned by Zeus to bear the heavens for eternity.
Once master of the universe, Zeus freed from Tartarus and his father made him king of the Isles of the Blest, in the far West.
Zeus gave birth to many children born of different mothers because he had many affairs with mortal (the) s, goddesses and nymphs.

Titans

The Titans and Titaness are born from the union between Uranus and Gaia.

Cyclops

The Cyclopes were born from the union between Uranus and Gaia and they are in number 3.

The Hecatonchires (or Centimanes)

The Hecatonchires Centimanes or are born from the union between Uranus and Gaia and they are in number 3.

The Erinyes, or Furies Furies

Goddesses of vengeance

Giants

Gods born from the union between Cronus and Rhea

Children of Zeus

Greek goddess born from the union between Zeus and Metis, goddess of Intelligence and Wisdom, the first wife of Zeus, daughter of Uranus and Gaia:
Greek gods and goddesses were born from the union between Zeus and Themis, the goddess of Justice, Law and Equity, second wife of Zeus, daughter of Gaia and Ouranos:
Greek Muses born from the union between Zeus and Mnemosyne, goddess of Memory, third wife of Zeus, daughter of Uranus and Gaia:
Greek god and goddesses born from the union between Zeus and Eurynome, goddess of purity, the fourth wife of Zeus, daughter of Oceanus, the Titan and Tethys

Greek gods and goddesses were born from the union between Zeus and Hera or Héré, goddess of marriage, protector of women, the guardian of fertility, wife and sister of Zeus, daughter of Cronus and Rhea:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and the mortal Alcmene, daughter of Electryon, wife of Amphitryon:
Greek gods were born from the union of Zeus and Antiope, princess mortal Nyctée daughter, king of Cadmea:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Callisto, the most beautiful nymph, daughter of Lycaon or Nyctée, which was later transformed into the constellation Ursa Major:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Danae, princess mortal daughter of Acrisius (King of Argos) and Eurydice (daughter of Sparta):
Greek god and goddess born from the union between Zeus and Demeter, goddess of the harvest, the abundance of mother earth, land cultivated, soil fertility and wheat, the daughter of Cronus and Rhea, sister Zeus
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Dia
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Aegina, nymph immortal, daughter of river god Asopos:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Elara, daughter of King Orchomenos:
Greek gods were born from the union between Zeus and Electra, one of the seven Pleiades, daughter of Atlas and Pleione:
Greek gods were born from the union between Zeus and Europa, daughter of Agenor, king of Sidon in Phoenicia and Telephassa, sister of Cadmus, founder of Thebes:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Io, mortal, daughter of river god Inachus:
Greek gods and goddesses were born from the union between Zeus and Leda, wife of Tyndarus, daughter Thestius and eurytheme:
Greek god and goddess born from the union between Zeus and Leto, daughter of the Titan Coeos and her sister Phoebe:
Messenger of the gods and Greek gods were born from the union of Zeus and Maia, eldest of the Pleiades, daughter of Atlas and Pleione:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Mera:
Greek gods were born from the union of Zeus and pluto, daughter of Hima goddess of wealth, daughter of Demeter and Jasion: Greek god and goddess born from the union between Zeus and Selene, goddess of the full Moon, daughter of Hyperion and Theia:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and Semele, daughter of Cadmus of Thebes and founder of Harmony, nymph, become immortal in the name of Thyone:
Greek gods and goddesses were born from the union between Zeus and Taygete, one of the seven Pleiades, daughter of Atlas and Pleione, sister of Electra and Maia:
Greek gods were born from the union between Zeus and Thalia or Arémosyne:
Greek God born from the union between Zeus and another unknown: .
Greek goddess born from the union between Zeus and Carme: Greek goddess born from the union between Zeus and Niobe, daughter of Phoroneus Teledics and the nymph (or as sources or Cerdo Peitho), which is the first fatal or united Zeus Greek goddess born from the union between Zeus and Pandora, Deucalion's daughter:



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