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BOREAS

Picture of the Greek North Wind God BOREAS from our Greek mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Greek North Wind God

God of the North Wind

One of the fours sons of EOS and ASTRAEUS, he’s a bluff hearty God who’s always willing to blow favor to his fans. Not in the least chilly. Apart from temperature-wise, of course.

Married to OREITHYIA, his daughter is CHIONE, the Goddess of Snow, and his sons are the BOREADS. See also the AURAI.

BOREAS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BOREAS
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the North Wind
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 13273

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Article last updated on 01 November 2013 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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