Greek Mythology

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece


Greek Humor God 😂

Also known as Komos

Picture of the Greek Humor God Comus from our Greek mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

God of Comedy, Jokes and Revelry

Always good for a laugh, and a bit of a practical joker.

He’s the son of Circe and Dionysus (or possibly Hermes), and must have inherited his parent’s talent for brewing and sorcery because he invented a magic potion which gives anyone who tastes it the head of a beast.

Later found fame as Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (“Tremendous entertainment — Glasgow Herald”) and revitalized the sit-com industry.

Comus Facts and Figures

Name: Comus
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Komos

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

Role: 😂
In charge of: Laughter
Area of expertise: Humor, Humour, Laughter

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 10992

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

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