Demeter

For other meanins, see Demeter (disambiguation).
Demeter
Goddess o the harvest an growthiness o the yird
Deméter tipo Madrid-Capitolio (Museo del Prado) 01.jpg
Statue o Demeter. Roman copy frae a Greek oreeginal
made for the Eleusis sanctuar circa 425-420 BC.
AbodeOlympus
Personal Information
ConsortSeveral, see text
Childersee belaw
ParentsCronus an Rhea
SiblinsHestia, Hera, Hades, Poseidon, Zeus
Roman equivalentCeres

In auncient Greek releegion an meeth, Demeter (ər/; Attic Δημήτηρ Dēmētēr. Doric Δαμάτηρ Dāmātēr) is the goddess o the hairst, who presidit ower grains an the growthiness o the yird. Her cult titles include Sito (σίτος: wheat) as the giver o fuid or corn/grain[1] an Thesmophoros (θεσμός, thesmos: divine order, unwritten law) as a merk o the ceevilisit existence o agricultural society.[2]

Tho Demeter is aften describit simply as the goddess o the hairst, she presidit ower the sanctity o marriage an aw, the saucrit law, an the cycle o life an daith. She an her dochter Persephone wur the central figurs o the Eleusinian Meesteries that predatit the Olympian pantheon. In the Linear B Mycenean Greek tablets o circa 1400-1200 BC foond at Pylos, the "twa mistresses an the keeng" mey be relatit wi Demeter, Persephone an Poseidon.[3][4] Her Roman equivalent is Ceres.

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