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List of Gods : "Cyprus"
NameOriginDescription
Amathes Greek A son of Heracles, from whom the town of Amathus in Cyprus was believed to have derived its name.
Amathusia Greek A surname of Aphrodite, which is derived from the town of Amathus in Cyprus.
Cinyras Greek A famous Cyprian hero. According to the common tradition, he was a son of Apollo by Paphos, king of Cyprus, and priest of the Paphian Aphrodite, which latter office remained hereditary in his family, the Cinyradae. Greek
Golgus Greek A son of Adonis and Aphrodite, from whom the town of Golgi, in Cyprus, was believed to have derived its name. Greek
Kinyras Syria Local god of metalworking (thought to have come from Syria) Cyprus
Mikal Phoenicia Local goddess with a cult in Cyprus Phoenicia
Mlk-Amuklos Syria/ Palestine/ Cyprus A heroic god known from about 1100 B.C.E.
Syria Dea De "the Syrian goddess," a name by which the Syrian Astarte or Aphrodite is sometimes designated. This Astarte was a Syrian divinity, resembling in many points the Greek Aphrodite, and it is not improbable that the latter was originally the Syrian Astarte, the opinions concerning whom were modified after her introduction into Greece; for there can be no doubt that the worship of Aphrodite came from the East to Cyprus, and thence was carried into the south of Greece. Lucian, De Syria Dea