Greek name: Aphrodite
Roman name: Venus
Epithets (other names): "She who rises from the sea"
Parentage: Zeus-Dione or Uranus and the sea
Origin: mother goddess
Concerns: human fertility, sexual passion
Attributes: doves, apples, seashell, cupids, nudity
Lover: Ares (Mars)
Divine children: Eros (Cupid), but not by Hehpaistos or Ares
Major places of worship: Corinth, Cyprus, Cytheria
Aphrodite at Mythmedia, Images and Texts
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