What is the greek god apollo famous for?

Answer Apollo and his sister Athena were conceived when Zeus took the shape of a swan to lure the beautiful mortal Leda close. Apollo was a sun god and the patron god of many other things: music, prophecy... Read More »

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Are most organ names Greek?

Most organ names are Latin, which is a language heavily influenced by Greek. According to "Understanding Anatomical Latin," this is because of anatomy's long and storied history, dating back thousa... Read More »

Greek Lily Flower Names?

Favorite spring perennials, lilies have a long and storied history that dates back to at least Egyptian times. The ancient Greeks were likewise enamored of these delicate flowers. Greek mythology i... Read More »

Why did the greek goddess artemis have different names?

The Romans called her Diana and by the Greeks she was known as Artemis, Selene, Hecate, Potnia, Kourotrophos and many others. Confused? So were the Greeks.SpeculationPerhaps Artemis had many names ... Read More »

Names of famous astronauts?