Do You Know Aether (Greek God)?

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Do You Know Aether (Greek God)? - Quiz

Aether is a greek primordial deity that is often regarded as an embodiment of the upper air. Aether, interestingly had no temple and cult like other gods.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to Hyginus, the Aether was the son of 
    • A. 

      Chaos

    • B. 

      Chronos

    • C. 

      Erebus

    • D. 

      Nyx

  • 2. 
    According to Aristophanes, Aether was the son of 
    • A. 

      Erebus

    • B. 

      Chronos

    • C. 

      Ananke

    • D. 

      Tisphone

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not a child of Aether?
    • A. 

      Gaia

    • B. 

      Uranus

    • C. 

      Pontus

    • D. 

      Chronos

  • 4. 
    According to Damascius, Chaos, Aether and Erebus were 
    • A. 

      Friends 

    • B. 

      Enemies

    • C. 

      Siblings

    • D. 

      Goddesses

  • 5. 
    According to Hyginus, the children of Aether and Earth were these except 
    • A. 

      Grief

    • B. 

      Lamentation

    • C. 

      Falsehood

    • D. 

      Sea

  • 6. 
    In Hesiod's theogony, the brother of Aether was 
    • A. 

      Erebus

    • B. 

      Hemera

    • C. 

      Nyx

    • D. 

      Atlas

  • 7. 
    According to Enpiphanius, the world started as a 
    • A. 

      Hot balloon

    • B. 

      Hot debris

    • C. 

      Cosmic egg

    • D. 

      Bright air

  • 8. 
    According to Enpiphanius, either Aether or Uranus is the 
    • A. 

      Serpent

    • B. 

      Rarefied wind 

    • C. 

      Father time

    • D. 

      Bright air

  • 9. 
    Concerning the children of Aether and Earth, which of these is odd?
    • A. 

      Slothfulness

    • B. 

      Oath

    • C. 

      Ocean

    • D. 

      Evil

  • 10. 
    Which of these is not associated with Aether?
    • A. 

      Attis

    • B. 

      Gaia

    • C. 

      Tisiphone

    • D. 

      Momus

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