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List of Gods : "Arete" - 7 records

Name ▲▼Origin ▲▼Description ▲▼
King name
"Arete"
Greek The wife of Alcinous, king of the Phaeacians. In the Odyssey she appears as a noble and active superintendent of the household of her husband, and when Odysseus arrived in the island, he first applied to queen Arete to obtain hospitable reception and protection. Respecting her connexion with the story of Jason and Medeia.
King name
"Arete"
Greek The wife of Alcinous, king of the Phaeacians. In the Odyssey she appears as a noble and active superintendent of the household of her husband, and when Odysseus arrived in the island, he first applied to queen Arete to obtain hospitable reception and protection. Respecting her connexion with the story of Jason and Medeia, see Alcinous. Greek

"Halios"
Greek The name of two mythical personages, one a Lycian, who was slain by Odysseus and the other a son of Alcinous and Arete. Greek

"Halios or Halius"
Greek The name of two mythical personages, one a Lycian, who was slain by Odysseus and the other a son of Alcinous and Arete.
Spirit name
"Kakia"
Greek spirit of vice and sister of Arete ("virtue"). Greek
King name
"Laodamas 1"
Greek A son of Aleinous, king of the Phaeacians, and Arete, was the favourite of his father.
Nymph name
"Tyndareus"
Greek The son of Perieres and Gorgophone, and a brother of Aphareus, Leucippus, Icarius, and Arete (Apollodorus) or according to others, a son of Oebalus, by the nymph Bateia or by Gorgophone. Greek