In Greek mythology, Thalassa (Greek: Θάλασσα "sea") is a primordial sea goddess, daughter of Aether and Hemera. With sea god Pontus, she was the mother of the nine Telchines and Halia. Sometimes, she was thought of as the mother of Aphrodite with Uranus or with Zeus. She is the personification of the Mediterranean Sea. The word is also used for "sea" in the Greek Bible, eg. Genesis 1:10 and Mark 1:16.

Alternative names are Thalatta and Thalath.

See also

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original article was at Thalassa (mythology). The list of authors can be seen in the page history.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.