Gaia (meethologie)

(Reguidit frae Gaia (meethology))

In Greek meethology, Gaia (/ˈɡ.ə/ or /ˈɡ.ə/; frae Auncient Greek Γαῖα, a poetical form o Γῆ, "land" or "yird";[1] an aa Gaea, or Ge) wis the personification o the Yird,[2] ane o the Greek primordial deities.

Gaia
Personification o the Yird
Member o the Protogenoi
Feuerbach Gaea.jpg
Gaea, bi Anselm Feuerbach (1875)
AbodeYird
Personal Information
ConsortUranus, Pontus, Aether an Tartarus
AffspringUranus, Pontus, the Ourea, Hecatonchires, Cyclopes, Titans, The Gigantes, Nereus, Thaumus, Phorcys, Ceto, Eurybia, Aergia, Typhon, an Python
ParentsNane, or Chaos (Hesiod), or Aether an Hemera (Hyginus)
SiblinsNane, or Nyx, Erebus, Tartarus, Eros, or Uranus, Thalassa
Roman equivalentTerra

ReferencesEedit

  1. Henry George Liddell; Robert Scott. "γαῖα", A Greek-English Lexicon
  2. Smith, "Gaea" .