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Theia
Pergamonmuseum - Antikensammlung - Pergamonaltar 32.jpg
In the frieze o the Great Altar o Pergamon (Berlin), the goddess who fichts at Helios' back is conjectured tae be Theia[1]
Symbol Een, Glesses
Personal Information
Consort Hyperion
Childer Helios, Eos an Selene
Parents Gaia an Uranus
Siblins Hyperion, Themis, Mnemosyne, Rhea, Cronus, Oceanus, Tethys, Iapetus, Krios, Phoebe an Coeus

In Greek meethologie, Theia /ˈθə/ (whiles rendered Thea or Thia), an aa cried Euryphaessa "wide-shinin", is a Titaness an a goddess o the muin. The name Theia alane means simply "goddess" or "divine"; Theia Euryphaessa (Θεία Εὐρυφάεσσα) brings owertones o extent (εὐρύς, eurys, "wide", ruit: εὐρυ-/εὐρε-) an brightness (φάος, phaos, "light", ruit: φαεσ-).

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  1. M.M. Honan, Guide to the Pergamon Museum, Berlin 1904, etc.