Persephone

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Persephone
Queen o the underwarld
Goddess o vegetation
Locri Pinax Persephone Opens Liknon Mystikon.jpg
Persephone openin a cista containin the infant Adonis, on a pinax frae Locri
Abode The Unnerwarld
Symbol Pomegranate, Bats
Consort Hades
Parents Zeus an Demeter
Roman equivalent Proserpina

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

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