GREEK MYTHOLOGY

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece

PHAETHUSA

Greek Cow Goddess

Also known as PHAETHOUSA

The Radiant Goddess

Daughter of HELIOS.

With her sister LAMPETIA she looked after her father’s cattle on the island of Thrinakia. ODYSSEUS got himself into big trouble when his crew slaughtered and ate some.

Moral: never kill a sacred cow.

PHAETHUSA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : PHAETHUSA
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Cows
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : PHAETHOUSA
Popularity index : 4195
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Article last updated on 21 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "PHAETHUSA: Goddess of Cows from Greek mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 August 2014.

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