Hypnos

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Hypnos
God o Sleep
Waterhouse-sleep and his half-brother death-1874.jpg
Hypnos an Thanatos, Sleep and His Half-Brother Death bi John William Waterhouse
AbodeUnnerwarld
SymbolPoppy
Personal Information
ConsortPasithea
ChilderMorpheus, Phobetor an Phantasos (accordin tae Ovid)
ParentsNyx, Erebus
SiblinsThanatos, Nemesis, Eris, Keres, Oneiroi, an mony ithers
Roman equivalentSomnus

In Greek meethologie, Hypnos (Greek: Ὕπνος, "sleep")[1] wis the personification o sleep; the Roman equivalent wis kent as Somnus.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. ὕπνος. Liddell, Henry George; Scott, Robert; A Greek–English Lexicon at the Perseus Project.
  2. James H. Mantinband. Concise Dictionary of Greek Literature. New York: Philosophical Library, 1962.