What was Medusa lover of?

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Poseidon was lover of Medusa.

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Did Medusa had relationships with someone?

Poseidon was her lover.

Who was Medusa's boyfriend?

She was a lover of Poseidon until Athena turned her and her sisters into the Three Gorgons.

Who was posidons girlfriend in the temple of Athena?

Poseidon did not have a lover as such but he did rape the high-priestes Medusa.

Who made Medusa ugly?

Athena, the Greek goddess of wisdom, did because Medusa said she was prettier than Athena (Medusa used to be beautiful), so Athena punished her with ugliness. Another version of this myth is that Medusa was a lover of Poseidon and Athena was a little jealous (though she was a virgin goddess). When they went to her temple together, Athena was insulted and made Medusa and her two sisters hideous.

Why is Medusa so important to Greek mythology?

Medusa used to be a very beautiful mortal and was the lover of the sea god, Poseidon. They dated at Athena's temple, which was considered unrespectfal at that time, so Athena was angry and turned Medusa into a horrible monster that every time you look at Medusa in the eyes, you turn into stone. So she was a mortal, but very mixed in with the gods. She and her immortal sisters, who had the same power as Medusa had became the three Gorgons.She was slayed by Perseus, the gorgon slayer.

What is the deal with Medusa's hair?

Medusa and her sisters were cursed by the goddess Athena because Medusa was a lover of Poseidon. Athena was jealous (even though she is a virgin goddess) and was furious when Medusa and Poseidon went into one of her temples together. She made her very ugly and turned her lovely hair into snakes. Her unfortunate sisters also got the same curse. They were immortal but Medusa could get killed. Whenever someone looked at them directly, they were turned to stone. Later Perseus came and sliced of Medusa's head which could still turned people into stone.

How did Medusa become Medusa?

Poseidon was Medusa's boyfriend and they were hanging out in Athena's temple. Then Athena turned Medusa into Medusa.

Who is Medusa?

Answer:Medusa is Poseidon's girlfriend. When Poseidon and Medusa met together at Athena, the god of Wisdom's temple, Athena turned Medusa into a monster with hair as snake. She was very vulnerable since anyone who looks at her eyes, they turn into stone. After Medusa's head was chopped off, if you look at her eyes, this time, you become petrified. Other Answer:Medusa was a beautiful priestess at the temple of Athena. To be a priest or priestess of Athena you had to vow to be a virgin and be chaste. Medusa vowed but she wished she would be as beautiful as the goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite and to have a lover. One day the god of the sea Poseidon saw Medusa at the temple. Medusa seduced him and they became lovers in Athena's temple. Athena was enraged at Medusa and contacted her. Medusa made sacrifices and begged for mercy from Athena. Athena turned Medusa's long flowing hair to snakes and made her so beautiful that whenever anyone looked at her they would turn to stone. Medusa was banished to the Isle of The Gorgons and was later beheaded by Perseus, the prince of Argos.

What is Medusa the goddess of?

Medusa was not a goddess; she was killed by the hero Perseus. Medusa was a gorgon.

How did medusa kids react to medusa's death?

Medusa had no children.

Was Rhea Medusa?

No, Rhea was not Medusa. Rhea was a Titan. Medusa was a Gorgon.

What was medusa guarding?

Medusa did not guard anything

What are the two body forms of the cnidarians?

The correct answer is Medusa Polyp

What were Medusa and her sisters called?

Medusa was called Medusa... She had two sisters; Euryale and Stheno. They were the three Gorgons. Euryale and Stheno were immortal. Medusa was not.

What produces a medusa?

medusa and her gorgon sisters were nymphs posiedon was "dating" medusa athena caught them in her temple and turned medusa and her sisters into gorgons

What god was medusa before she got turned into medusa by Athena?

Medusa was always a goddess called Medusa, if she was a goddess Athena only cursed her.

Was Medusa ever cursed?

Yes, Medusa was cursed from the goddess called Athena. Athena got jealous from medusa's beauty because everyone wanted Medusa. Athena decided to curse Medusa. Now Medusa is a monster and has snakes for hair, Medusa got cursed so badly that Athena made the curse that if anyone looks at medusa will turn to stone. This teaches every god not to ever look at Medusa's face and or never to get interested in her.

Medusa's greek name?


What is Medusa's Greek name?


What was Medusa's vehicle?

Medusa did not have one.

What is the possessive form for Medusa?


How do you spell the word Medusa?


Is medusa a constalation?

No, Medusa is not a constellation.

Is Medusa in The Bible?

No, Medusa is a Gorgon from Greek mythology.

What was Medusa's last name?

Medusa did not have a last name.