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EROS - Greek God of Love (Roman Cupid, Amor) goodess eros

In Greek mythology, Eros is the Greek god of love and sex. His Roman counterpart was Cupid . She was portrayed in ancient mosaics as a goddess with butterfly wings (because psyche was also the Ancient Greek word for ' butterfly').

bce), Eros was a primeval god, son of Chaos, the original primeval but later tradition made him the son of Aphrodite, goddess of sexual love and beauty, .

However, possibly due to the fact that Eros was constantly accompanying the goddess of love, later authors reimagined him as one of the many children of.

Eros. Eros was the Greek god of Love, in some stories he first appears as a primordial god, born from Chaos and in others he is the son of.