FC: Artemis: Goddess of the moon and hunt | Honors English 9\ Mythology Project Created by: Chloe Taylor Holt
1: Artemis: Goddess of the moon and the hunt | Honors English 9 Mythology Project Created by: Chloe Taylor Holt | Roman Name: Diana
3: The story of Artemis and Agamemnon begins with Agamemnon killing one of Artemis’ sacred stags. Artemis was responsible for the calm winds, and Agamemnon had greatly angered her when he wanted to sail to Troy. An oracle told Agamemnon that in order to get good sailing he must sacrifice his young daughter. Agamemnon made plans to sacrifice Iphigeneia, his daughter, to Artemis. At the last moment, Artemis turned Iphigeneia into a deer and sent her to Taurus to be her priestess. | Iphigeneia | Artemis & | Agamemnon
4: 2. She helped her mother give birth to her twin brother Apollo. | 1. Artemis is both a killer and protector of wild animals.
5: 3. Artemis asked Zeus to remain an eternal virgin. 4. She is the protectress of girl children up to the age of marriage. | 5. Artemis and Apollo were bringers of sudden death and disease. Artemis targeted women and girls, and Apollo targeted men and boys.
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