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AEOLUS
Also known as AEOLOS, AIOLOS

A picture showing the legend of AEOLUS taken from our Greek mythology archives. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the story below or search the index for more Greek Gods, Greek Goddesses, heroes, demons and monsters!

God of the South Winds.

The son of POSEIDON, he stores his winds in goatskin bottles. Used with care they are beneficial but popping corks with abandon brings on tempests.

SISYPHUS claimed AEOLUS was his dad, but you know what a shifty character he was, so don't let him cloud your judgment.

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Article last updated on 12 February 2004
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT AEOLUS : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : AEOLUS
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : AEOLOS, AIOLOS
Popularity index : 896

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