Pallas Athena

   From Greek mythology, she is the daughter of Zeus alone, and has no mother, and is a virgin goddess. She sprang from Zeus's head full-grown and in full armor. She is the Goddess of the City, the protector of civilized life, agriculture and handicrafts. She also invented the bridle and tamed horses for men to use. Her temple is the Parthenon, Athens is her favorite city. She created the olive, and her bird is the owl. Also called Athena, the Romans called her Minerva.

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  • Pallas Athena — noun (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva • Syn: ↑Athena, ↑Athene, ↑Pallas, ↑Pallas Athene • Topics: ↑Greek mythology …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Pallas Athena (song) — Infobox Single Name = Pallas Athena Artist = David Bowie under the name Tao Jones Index from Album = Black Tie White Noise B side = V 2 Schneider (live) Released = August 26, 1997 Format = 12 vinyl Recorded = Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland June 10… …   Wikipedia

  • Grecotel Pallas Athena — (Афины,Греция) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: 65 Athinas & Lycour …   Каталог отелей

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  • Athena — Athéna Pour les articles homonymes, voir Athena (homonymie). Athéna contemplative, bas relief, v. 460 av. J. C., musée de l …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Athéna Nike — Athéna Pour les articles homonymes, voir Athena (homonymie). Athéna contemplative, bas relief, v. 460 av. J. C., musée de l …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pallas (Geant) — Pallas (Géant) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Pallas. Dans la mythologie grecque, Pallas (en grec ancien Παλλάς / Pallás) est un Géant, fils de Gaïa (la Terre) et d Ouranos (le Ciel) ou du Tartare (les Enfers). Lors de la gigantomachie, il fut …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Athena (disambiguation) — Athena is a goddess of wisdom, strategy and war in Greek mythology. It is also a feminine given name, after the goddess.Athena can also refer to:In entertainment* Athena , a song by DJ Tiësto from his album Parade of the Athletes * Athena (film) …   Wikipedia

  • Pallas (Giant) — Pallas was one of the Gigantes born of the blood which spilled onto Gaia when Cronus castrated his father Uranus. [Hesiod: Theogony , 176] Pallas confronted Athena during the Gigantomachy, where she killed him and turned his skin into a shield… …   Wikipedia

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