Asked in Fables and Folklore
What is the name of the Greek mythological sky god?
The god of the sky in Greek mythology was Zeus, also known as the king of the gods and the god of lightning and thunder. ...
Asked in Planet Uranus
What is Uranus named after?
Uranus was the Roman god of the sky. (Rome, unlike Greece, had a chief god and a god of the sky) (edit) The Roman god of the sky is Jupiter... Uranus is named after the Greek god of the sky. Source= High school history and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uranus It is named after the ancient Greek deity of the sky Uranus (Greek Mythology). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uranus ...
Asked in Greek and Roman Mythologies
What is the planet named after a greek god of sky?
Uranus is the Greek god of the sky. Uranus is also the only planet named after a Greek deity (excluding Earth), all the others are Roman ...