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TITHONUS

Greek Insect God

God of Cicadas

The once-mortal Lover of EOS, Goddess of the Dawn. And now a very minor God of Cicadas.

Being married to a Goddess, he was granted Godlike status and given immortality — which did him no good at all. See her entry for details.

TITHONUS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : TITHONUS
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : deity

In charge of : Insects
God of : Insects

Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index : 8000

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Article last updated on 24 July 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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