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POLYPHEMUS

Picture of the Greek fabulous creature POLYPHEMUS from our Greek mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Greek fabulous creature

Also known as POLYPHEMOS, CYCLOPS

The anti-social CYCLOPES who gave all his brethren a bad name.

Imprisoning Greek heroes like ODYSSEUS in a cave and attempting to eat them can only lead to unpopularity.

Despite his strength and generally monstrous aspect, POLYPHEMUS was not entirely clever; ODYSSEUS made a fool of him with a very silly trick and blinded him for good.

POLYPHEMUS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : POLYPHEMUS
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : fabulous creature
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : POLYPHEMOS, CYCLOPS
Popularity index : 11974

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Article last updated on 16 May 2005 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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