What was the Greek god or goddess of the sun?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Some people think the Greek god of the sun is Apollo, but he is not. The Greek god of the sun is Helios. He is the one that pulls the sun on his chariot.
4 people found this useful

Why did the greeks have gods and goddess?

Ancient Greeks had a religious belief which included a deity for most human virtues and vices.Eg beauty (Aphrodite /Venus) , wisdom (Athena), war (Aries). Gods were a simple

Out of Greek gods who was goddess of children?

well if you mean any goddess its this on Bast is the Egyptian Goddess and protector of cats, women and children. She is Goddess of sunrise. Clearly, they didn't mean

Who was the Greek god or goddess of theater?

Dionysus. He was the god of wine and excessiveness. And a patron to greek theatre. The muses were also associated with theatre, art, poetry, etc. They were thought to give act

Why did the Greeks believe in gods and goddesses?

It is difficult to single out the ancient Greeks for their religious beliefs. Almost all peoples of ancient times believed in one or more gods, and the Greeks were no exceptio

What did the Greeks think their gods and goddesses were?

The Greeks belive that the Gods and Goddesses are all the events that happen on Earth. For example Ares is the God of war. Aphrodite is the goddess of love. Zeus the God of th
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

How did the Greeks name the Gods and Goddess?

Ok, Zeus is the king, Hera is the queen, Poseidon is the ocean or basically water, Hades is death, Demeter is agriculture, Athena is smartness or wisdom, Hestia is hearth basi
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Which Greek gods and or goddesses are real?

None of them were and are real. They were just made up as a reason to explain things that couldn't be explained. Like how solar eclipses were the work of Apollo god of the sun
In Ancient Religions

Who is the Greek god or goddess of sports?

Since the Greek gods and goddesses were from long ago there is no Greek god or goddess of sports but if meaning like the Olympics it would be Zeus because, the Olympics were d
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

What are facts about the greek gods and goddesses?

Zeus was considered the lord of the sky as well as the king of the gods. . The gods ate ambrosia and drank nectar. . They bled a substance called 'ichor'. Zeus, Poseidon