Greek Mythology

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece

ALPHEUS

Greek River God

Also known as Alpheos

River God

Got a bit out of his depth and all at sea pursuing Arethusa, who was one of the Nereids.

She sprang a final surprise by turning into a spring in Syracuse harbor. He is obviously a bit wet.

Alpheus Facts and Figures

Name: Alpheus
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Alpheos

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Rivers
Area of expertise: River, Rivers, Stream, Streams

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1328

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Article last revised on November 20, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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