Roman Mythology

The Classical Gods of the Roman Empire...

ANTINOUS

Roman Love God

The deified lover of Hadrian and Gay Icon

He was the young lover of Emperor Hadrian. Sadly he died tragically young. Poor H was so upset at the loss that he promoted Antinous to deity status. Now he is something of a gay icon.

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Antinous Facts and Figures

Name: Antinous
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Love
Area of expertise: Love

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 569

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Article last revised on September 09, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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