Greek Mythology

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece

AEGINA

Greek Island Spirit

Nymph of the Island Aegina

The daughter of Asopus, Zeus took a fancy to her and spirited her off. The poor girl found herself stuck in the middle of nowhere with a newborn son and the usual absent father syndrome.

But Zeus never forgot her and was very helpful when her son, Aeacus, became the King of Attica.

Aegina Facts and Figures

Name: Aegina
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Spirit
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role:
In charge of: Islands
Area of expertise: Island - a particular island??

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 2866

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Article last revised on September 06, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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