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Greek deities
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Nymphs

In Greek mythology, the Limnades were a type of Naiad. They live in fresh water lakes. Their parents were river or lake gods. The bust of Zeus found at Otricoli (Sala Rotonda, Museo Pio-Clementino, Vatican) Greek mythology is the body of stories belonging to the Ancient Greeks concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices. ... The ancient Greeks proposed many different ideas about the primordial gods in their mythology. ... In Greek mythology, the Titans (Greek: Titan; plural: Titanes) were a race of powerful deities that ruled during the legendary Golden Age. ... The twelve gods of Olympus. ... The ancient Greeks had a very small number of see gods. ... For other uses, see Chthon (disambiguation). ... In Greek mythology, the Muses (Greek , Mousai: perhaps from the Proto-Indo-European root *men- think[1]) are a number of goddesses or spirits who embody the arts and inspire the creation process with their graces through remembered and improvised song and stage, writing, traditional music and dance. ... Asclepius (Greek also rendered Aesculapius in Latin and transliterated Asklepios) was the god of medicine and healing in ancient Greek mythology, according to which he was born a mortal but was given immortality as the constellation Ophiuchus after his death. ... medicines, see medication and pharmacology. ... In Greek mythology, LÄ“tṓ (Greek: , Lato in Dorian Greek, meaning disputed) is a daughter of the Titans Coeus and Phoebe:[1] Kos claimed her birthplace. ... Lycian Apollo, early Imperial Roman copy of a fourth century Greek original (Louvre Museum) In Greek and Roman mythology, Apollo (Ancient Greek , Apóllōn; or , Apellōn), the ideal of the kouros (a beardless youth), was the archer-god of medicine and healing, light, truth, archery and also a... The Diana of Versailles, a Roman copy of a sculpture by Leochares (Louvre Museum) In Greek mythology, Artemis (Greek: (nominative) , (genitive) ) was the daughter of Zeus and Leto and the twin sister of Apollo. ... Pan (Greek , genitive ) is the Greek god of shepherds and flocks, of mountain wilds, hunting and rustic music: paein means to pasture. ... Shepherd in FăgăraÅŸ Mountains, Romania. ... In Greek mythology, a nymph is any member of a large class of female nature entities, either bound to a particular location or landform or joining the retinue of a god or goddess. ... Alseid - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ... The names of the species of the nymphs varied according to their natural abode. ... In Greek mythology, the Crinaeae were a type of nymph associated with fountains. ... The Dryad by Evelyn De Morgan Dryads are female tree spirits in Greek mythology. ... Categories: Mythology stubs | Nymphs ... For the ancient Greek city Hesperides see Benghazi. ... In Greek mythology, the Meliae were nymphs of the manna-ash tree. ... Naiad by John William Waterhouse, 1893 In Greek mythology, the Naiads (from the Greek νάειν, to flow, and νἃμα, running water) were a type of nymph who presided over fountains, wells, springs, streams, and brooks, as river gods embodied rivers, and some very... In Greek mythology, the Napaeae (νάπη, a wooded dell) were a type of shy but mirthful nymph. ... In Greek mythology, the Nereids (NEER-ee-eds) are blue-haired sea nymphs, the fifty daughters of Nereus and Doris. ... In Greek and Roman mythology, the Oceanids were the three thousand children of the Titans Oceanus and Tethys. ... In Greek mythology, Oreads (ὄρος, mountain) were a type of nymph that lived in mountains, valleys, ravines, and differ from each other according to their dwelling. ... In Greek mythology, the Pegaeae were a type of nymph that lived in springs. ... The bust of Zeus found at Otricoli (Sala Rotonda, Museo Pio-Clementino, Vatican) Greek mythology is the body of stories belonging to the Ancient Greeks concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices. ... A Naiad by John William Waterhouse, 1893. ...


The Limnades include:

  1. Astakides
  2. Limnaee

Image showing detail from John W. Waterhouse's painting of Hylas and the Nymphs


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Embodied Spirits (916 words)
Limnade (Fuath, Lake Nymph, Marsh Nymph, Swamp Nymph, Vough)
Where the water is clear and fresh, such as in mountain lakes, a limnade appears as an alluring, naked young woman; she is generally neutral to mortals.
A limnade may change over time if her lake loses its inflow, is choked with weeds and silt, or becomes tainted with saltwater.
Limnades Hiking, Snow Mobiling, Tennis, camping, volle (275 words)
Limnades : May you live every day of your life
About Me I am not a Siren, for I will not sing to seduce and in trance the spirit of man. My song is one which he will choose to hear for it is in freedom that I will touch my soul mate’s heart.
Limnades Appears on 4 members favorites lists and has 2 roses that can be sent.
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