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Fast Facts About the Olympians - The Goddess Hera


Roman Goddess Juno
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Fast Facts About the Olympians > Hera

Name: Greek - Hera; Roman - Juno


Parents: Cronus and Rhea
Foster Parents: Oceanus and Thetys, among others
Siblings: Hestia, Demeter, Poseidon, Hades, and Zeus
Mates: Zeus
Children: Ares, Hephaestus, Eileithyia, Hebe

Role of Hestia

For Humans: Hera was goddess of marriage. In later myth, Hera is treated as the queen of heaven, the female counterpart of Zeus
For Gods: Queen

Canonical Olympian? Yes. Hera is one of the canonical Olympians.


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