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Atlas (meethologie)

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Titan o Strenth
AbodeWastren edge o Gaia (the Yird)
Personal Information
ChilderHesperides, Hyades, Hyas, Pleiades, Calypso, Dione an Maera
ParentsIapetus an Asia or Clymene
Roman equivalentAtlas

In Greek meethologie, Atlas (/ˈætləs/; Ancient Greek: Ἄτλας) wis the primordial Titan condemned tae hauld up the celestial heivens for eternity efter the Titanomachy. Atlas an aw plays a role in the meeths o twa o the greatest Greek heroes: Heracles (the Roman equivalent bein Hercules) an Perseus.