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This woman is the goddess of the underworld.
Persephonie
This maelstorm threatens to destroy Odysseus' ship if he comes to close.
Charibdis.
This woman is Odysseus' mother.
Elpenor
This man is Odysseus' son.
Telemachus
This witch-goddess first turned Odysseus' men to swine then begged him to stay with her.
Circe
This god threatens to punish Odysseus and his crew if Zeus doesn't because they ate his cattle.
Helios
This beautiful goddess held Odysseus on her island for seven years.
Calypso
This god is the "king of the winds."
Aeolis
These nine goddesses represent the arts and sciences.
The Muses
This goddess is a personification of the sunrise.
Dawn
These beautiful women lure ment to crash on thier island with their voices.
The Sirens
This man is Odysseus' father.
Laertes
This is the cyclops that Odysseus meets and puts the eye out of.
Polyphemus
These people feed Odysseus' men a flower that makes them forget about thier homeland.
Lotus Eaters
These are the two gods that help Odysseus most.
Athena and Hermes
This is the blind prophet of Thebes
Teirsias
This god is out to punish Odysseus and is the only one that doesn't feel sorry for him.
Poseidon
This is the six-headed monster that Odysseus was advised to avoid.
Scylla
This is another name for the sun god.
Lord of Noon
These soldiers are trained to firhg on foot and on horseback.
The Ciciones
These cannibals destroyed all but one of Odysseus' ships.
The Laestygonias
This is the place where the dead reside.
Tartarus
This crewmember encouraged Odysseus' men to disobey their orders.
Eurylochus