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THANATOS

Picture of the Greek Death God THANATOS from our Greek mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Greek Death God

Also known as THANOTOS, THANATUS

The deadly God of Death

God of Death? It’s all so morbid. Why can’t we have a God of Death by Chocolate?

But we can soften the blow and call him the God of Everlasting Sleep. That’s much more pleasant, isn’t it? And don’t forget, he may be a God of Death but his mommy NYX loves him just the same.

THANATOS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : THANATOS
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : THANOTOS, THANATUS
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : deity

In charge of : Death
God of : Death

Mother: NYX

Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index : 26592

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Article last updated on 23 August 2015 by Peter J Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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