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In Hesiod's Theogony (188–206), she was born from sea-foam and the severed genitals of Uranus; in Homer's Iliad (5.370–417), she is daughter of Zeus and Dione.
She was married to Hephaestus, but bore him no children.
She is depicted as being crowned with a crested helm, armed with shield and spear, and wearing the aegis over a long dress.
Poets describe her as "grey-eyed" or having especially bright, keen eyes.
Some late Roman and Greek poetry and mythography identifies him as a sun-god, equivalent to Roman Sol and Greek Helios., Árēs) God of war, bloodshed, and violence.
The son of Zeus and Hera, he was depicted as a beardless youth, either nude with a helmet and spear or sword, or as an armed warrior.
A temple would house the statue of a god or goddess, or multiple deities, and might be decorated with relief scenes depicting myths. Drinking cups and other vessels were painted with scenes from Greek myths.
(The list does not include creatures; for these, see List of Greek mythological creatures.) The Greeks created images of their deities for many purposes.His signs and symbols include the laurel wreath, bow and arrow, and lyre.His sacred animals include roe deer, swans, and pythons.His attributes include the thyrsus, a drinking cup, the grape vine, and a crown of ivy.He is often in the company of his thiasos, a group of attendants including satyrs, maenads, and his old tutor Silenus. It was once held that Dionysius was a later addition to the Greek pantheon, but the discovery of Linear B tablets confirm his status as a deity from an early period. His attributes are the drinking horn or cornucopia, key, sceptre, and the three-headed dog Cerberus. He was one of three sons of Cronus and Rhea, and thus sovereign over one of the three realms of the universe, the underworld.