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List of Greek mythological figures

List of Greek mythological figures
The following is a list of gods, goddesses and many other divine and semi-divine figures from Ancient Greek mythology and Ancient Greek Religion. (The list does not include creatures; for these, see List of Greek mythological creatures.) Immortals[edit] The Greeks created images of their deities for many purposes. A temple would house the statue of a god or goddess, or multiple deities, and might be decorated with relief scenes depicting myths. Divine images were common on coins. Major gods and goddesses[edit] Primordial deities[edit] The Titans are depicted in Greek art less commonly than the Olympians. Gigantes and other "giants"[edit] Personified concepts[edit]

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