Neptune is the ancient Roman god of the sea, and Poseidon is the Greek god of the sea. They look similar in depictions, and some consider them to be the same god with two different names. Many people believe the Romans a... More »

According to the "Iliad" of Homer, when the three sons of Cronus and Rhea divided up the world by lot, Zeus became the god of the sky, Hades became the god of the underworld, and Poseidon became the god of the sea. In Gr... More »

The Greek god Poseidon was a well-muscled giant with flowing blue hair. His great size came from his lineage as the offspring of the Titans Rhea and Cronus. Poseidon also possessed a flowing beard and mustache. He carrie... More »

Zeus is the god of the sky and aerial phenomena in Greek mythology; his brother Poseidon is the god of the sea. Poseidon is the elder of the two, but Zeus is more powerful and the ruler of all gods. Zeus' signature weapo... More »

According to Greek mythology, Poseidon is the god of the sea and is one of the 12 gods known as the Olympians. Poseidon is the son of Cronus and Rhea, and he is the brother of Zeus, the god of the sky. More »

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According to Reference.com, Poseidon is the god of water and the seas in Greek mythology. Poseidon is the son of Cronus and Rhea, and his brothers include Zeus and Hades. Since he is god of all water, Poseidon is closely... More »

Poseidon is the Greek God of the Sea, and as such he had responsibilities such as protecting and/or killing fishermen and sailors perceived to be a threat to the ancient Greeks. Furthermore, Poseidon oversaw earthquakes,... More »