Which planet is named after the Greek god of the skies?
None. The Greek god of the skies was Zeus. Jupiter, however, is named after Zeus' Roman dopppelgänger.
What are the gods and goddesses for the names for Mercury Venus Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune and Pluto?
The planet Mercury is named for the Roman god Mercury (Greek = Hermes), messenger of the Gods The planet Venus is named for the Roman god Venus (Greek = Aphrodite), the goddess of love The planet Mars is named for the Roman god Mars (Greek= Area), the god of war. The planet Jupiter is named for the Roman god Jupiter (Greek = Zeus), the king or father of the gods, god of thunder and lightning…