GREEK MYTHOLOGY

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece

CHELONE

Picture of CHELONE from our Greek mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Greek Goddess

Also known as KHELONE

Tardy Tortoise Goddess

She never got to the wedding of ZEUS and HERA, claiming she never received her invitation.

HERMES, on personal postal duty as Messenger of the Gods, felt this to be a personal affront and changed her into a tortoise. So now she can never leave home for any event.

CHELONE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CHELONE
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : KHELONE
Popularity index : 4891

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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CHELONE: Goddess from Greek mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 31 July 2014.

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