Greek Mythology

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece


Greek Hero Gods

Also known as Calais, Kalais, Zetes, Zethes

Twin Sons of Boreas

Calais and Zetes are two Winged Wind Heroes.

Twin sons of Wind God Boreas and his wife Oreithyia, they were members of the Argonauts and had several adventures, including a tussle with the Harpies.

The Boreads pop up all over the place, and claim their sister is Cleopatra. Or is it vice-versa? All very confusing and nothing to do with a French port as far as we know.

Boreads Facts and Figures

Name: Boreads
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Calais, Kalais, Zetes, Zethes

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

In charge of: Heroics
Area of expertise: Hero

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 5545

Boreads Relationships

Father: Boreas
Mother: Oreithyia

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Article last revised on September 05, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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