Athena (Greek Mythology)

From Fanlore
Jump to: navigation, search
See Athena for a disambiguation.
Character
Name: Athena, also known as Athene or Pallas Athena (Minerva in Roman Mythology)
Occupation: goddess
Title/Rank: Goddess of Wisdom, Battle Strategy, Crafts and Reason
Location: Mount Olympus
Status: immortal; alive
Relationships: Zeus (father)
Metis (mother)
Triton (foster father)
Poseidon and Hades (uncles)
Hestia, Hera and Demeter (aunts)
Fandom: Greek Mythology
Dark-Hunter Series
Starcrossed
The Goddess Test
Other: Athena on Wikipedia
Click here for related articles on Fanlore.

Athena is a Greek Goddess of Wisdom, war strategy, crafts from the Greek Mythology.

Fandom

On AO3, Athena has been paired up with Medusa and Ares, as well as Apollo.

In fanworks such as fanart and cosplay, she's often portrayed with her signature animal, an owl, and a staff/sword/spear along with a shield.

Athena in Other Fandoms

Due to the popularity of Greek Myths and the gods and goddesses of them, versions of the them are often used in various different media works from books to films to TV series. The following are a version based on Athena:

Athena also appears in some other fandoms that didn't originally have her. Also many fans like to fancast/parallel their characters as Greek Gods & Goddesses on Tumblr.

Fanworks

Examples Wanted: Editors are encouraged to add more examples or a wider variety of examples.

Fanart

Archives & Fannish Links