Achilles

The Wrath of Achilles, by François-Léon Benouville (1821–1859) (Musée Fabre) In Greek mythology, Achilles (also Akhilleus or Achilleus; Ancient Greek: Ἀχιλλεύς) was a Greek hero of the Trojan War, the central character and the greatest warrior of Homer‘s Iliad, which takes for its theme the Wrath of Achilles. Achilles also has the attributes of being […]

Achilles

The Wrath of Achilles, by François-Léon Benouville (1821–1859) (Musée Fabre) In Greek mythology, Achilles (also Akhilleus or Achilleus; Ancient Greek: Ἀχιλλεύς) was a Greek hero of the Trojan War, the central character and the greatest warrior of Homer‘s Iliad, which takes for its theme the Wrath of Achilles. Achilles also has the attributes of being […]

Heracles

This article is about the Greek mythological hero. For the Roman mythological analogue to Heracles, see Hercules. For the Greek football team from Thessaloniki, see Iraklis Thessaloniki F.C.. For other uses, see Heracles (disambiguation). Heracles, a Roman bronze (Louvre Museum) In Greek mythology, Heracles or Herakles (Roman: Hercules) meaning “glory of Hera“, or “Glorious through […]

Heracles

This article is about the Greek mythological hero. For the Roman mythological analogue to Heracles, see Hercules. For the Greek football team from Thessaloniki, see Iraklis Thessaloniki F.C.. For other uses, see Heracles (disambiguation). Heracles, a Roman bronze (Louvre Museum) In Greek mythology, Heracles or Herakles (Roman: Hercules) meaning “glory of Hera“, or “Glorious through […]