Greek name: Hermes

Roman name: Mercury

Epithets (Other Names): Psychopompos

Parentage: Zeus-Maia

Origin: personified road marker (herme)

Concerns: commerce, travel, trickery, escort of the dead

Attributes: winged hat and sandals, caduceus (staff with snakes)

Spouse: None


Divine children:

Mortal children:

Place of worship: Arcadia

Important Myths: Judement of Paris, Perseus

Hermes: Images and Texts; see also Hermes at

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