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What is Thaumas the god of?

THAUMAS was an old sea god who personified the wonders of the sea. His name was derived from the Greek word thaumatos meaning "miracle" or "wonder." His daughters were the Whirlwinds (Harpyiai) and Rainbow (Iris), and his wife amber-tinged clouds (Elektra).

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Also asked, what is Electra the god of?

Greek Goddess of the Storm Clouds. Electra is one of the Okeanides, the water bearing cloud children of Okeanos (the Ocean) and Tethys, a Sea Goddess daughter of Gaia. The name Electra from which we get the word electricity was the name of these clouds as lightning was often seen in them.

Also Know, who is Nereus? Nereus, also known as "the old man of the sea", was the son of Pontus and Gaea, and father of the water nymphs Nereids and Nerites. One of the Nereids was Thetis, who was the mother of the famous hero Achilles. He was considered to be a gentle and trustworthy god, who never lied.

Similarly, you may ask, what is the name of the sea god?


What are the names of the Greek gods?

Here is a selection of some of the A-list names of the Greek pantheon.

  • Aphrodite. Titian: Venus and AdonisVenus and Adonis, oil on canvas by Titian, 1554; in the National Gallery, London.
  • Athena. AthenaAthena.
  • Artemis.
  • Ares.
  • Apollo.
  • Demeter.
  • Dionysus.
  • Hades.

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