In Greek meethology, Persephone (/pərˈsɛfən/, per-SEH-fə-nee; Greek: Περσεφόνη), cried Kore (/ˈkɔər/; "the maiden") an aw,[n 1] is the dauchter o Zeus an the hairst goddess Demeter, an is the queen o the unnerwarld.

Queen o the underwarld
Goddess o vegetation
Persephone openin a cista containin the infant Adonis, on a pinax frae Locri
AbodeThe Unnerwarld
SymbolPomegranate, Bats
ParentsZeus an Demeter
Roman equivalentProserpina

Notes eedit

  1. Cora, the Laitinization o Kore, is nae uisually uised ony mair in modren Inglis.