Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the goddess who helped Odysseus the most? Athena
What was Odysseus disguised as when he returns home? Beggar
Who wrote the Odyssey? Homer
Where did Odysseus live? Ithaca
Who was the cyclops blinded by Odysseus? Polyphemus
Who was Odysseus' wife? Penelope
Which god did Odysseus anger by blinding the god's son? Poseidon
Who is Odysseus' son? Telemachus
What war was Odysseus returning from? Trojan War
How many axe handles did Odysseus fire an arrow through? Twelve
Who is the most prominent suitor? Antinous
Who was the messenger of the gods? Hermes
What substance does Odysseus put in his crews' ears so they wouldn't hear the sirens? Beeswax
What has the body of a bird, the head of a woman, and lure men to their deaths with song? Sirens
How many men did the cyclops eat for breakfast? Two
How many sailors did Scylla eat off the deck of the ship? Six
Who was the goddess who turned Odysseus' men into pigs? Circe
Who was dead prophet that Odysseus travels to the Underworld to see? Teiresias
Who was the god of the winds? Aeolus
what was the false name Odysseus gives to the Cyclops? Nohbody

The Odyssey Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The Greek goddess of wisdom and war Athena
Odysseus' home Ithaca
The name of the Cyclops that Odysseus blinds Polyphemus
The messenger of the gods Hermes
Odysseus' wife Penelope
Son of Odysseus Telemachus
They have the body of a bird, the head of a woman, and lure men to their deaths with song Sirens
She lurks in a cave and eats sailors as they pass by Scylla
The number of sailors that the Scylla ate of the deck of the ship Six
The number of men that the Cyclops had for breakfast two
A flowery fruit that makes you forget to go home Lotus
The suitor that is said to have a blacker heart than the rest Antinous
The dead prophet that Odysseus travels to the Underworld to see Teiresias
The whirlpool with teeth that tries to eat Odysseus and his crew Charybdis
The Test of the _______ Bow
The sea nymph that holds Odysseus as her love slave for seven years Calypso
Favorite weapon of Zeus Lightning
Personification of the sun Helios
Goddess who turn Odysseus' men into pigs Circe
God of the Winds Aeolus
The Greeks sneak into Troy inside a wooden one of these horse
The only god who did not pity Odysseus Poseidon
Substance that Odysseus put in his crews' ears so they wouldn't hear the sirens Beeswax
Crew member that wanted to have a nice dinner on Helios' island Eurylochus
False name Odysseus gives to the Cyclops Nohbody
Athena disguises Odysseus as this beggar

The Odyssey Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Many headed monster Scylla
Giant whirlpool Charybdis
Queen of Ithaca Penelope
Sorceress who turned Odysseus's men into pigs Circe
Goddess of war & wisdom Athena
A long, narrative poem epic
"In the middle of things" In media res
One eyed monster Cyclops
Who did Cyclops pray to, for revenge? Poseidon
Author of The Odyssey Homer
How many years did it take Odysseus to return to Ithaca? Twenty
War that Odysseus fought in Trojan
How many men did Scylla kill? Six
Sacred animals on Lord Helios's Island Cattle
God of the winds Aeolus

The Odyssey Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

leader among suitors antinous
housekeeper for Penelope eurynome
odysseus' wife Penelope
suitor Eurymachus
suitor Amphinomus
old swineherd and friend of odysseus Eumaeus
Herald and message of the gods Hermes
nymph lampetia
enormous and dangerous whirlpool Charybdis
sea monster of grey rock scylla
creatures who's songs lure sailors to their deaths sirens
odysseus and Penelope's son Telemachus
wife of hades persephone
blind prophet who advised odysseus tiresias
another member of the crew Eurylochus
member of odysseus' crew Perimedes
the titan ruler of the universe; father of zeus cronus
odysseus' father Laertes
the cyclops who imprisoned odysseus Polyphemus
the goddess of wisdom, skills, and warfare Athena
The god of sea, earthquakes, horses, and storms poseidon
The king leader of geek forces. Agamemnon
the god of music, poetry, prophecy, and medicine Apollo
King of the gods Zeus
enchantress who helped odysseus Circe
The sea goddess who loved odysseus calypso
King of ithaca odysseus
King of the Phaeacians to whom odysseus tells his story Alcinous
What were the "giants" called Cyclops
Who is the main character Odysseus
Who was the author of the Odyssey Homer

People and Places in The Odyssey Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Greeks; the people of Achaea Achaeans
island home of Circe Aeaea
commander of the Greeks during the Trojan War Agamemnon
King of Phaeacia Alcinous
an Ithacan noble; most arrogant of the suitors Antinous
in Greek mythology, god of poetry, music, and prophecy Apollo
race of man-eating giants Laestrygonians
member of a race of one-eyed giants Cyclops
ruler of the gods and goddesses on Mt. Olympus Zeus
King of Ithaca Odysseus
a people living on the southwest coast of Thrace Cicones
the sun god Helios
beautiful witch-goddess Circe
one of Odysseus' crew Eurylochus
sea nymphs who lure sailors to destruction with their songs Sirens
a Cyclops, son of Poseidon Polyphemus
a Titan and a ruler of the universe who was overthrown by Zeus Cronus
an island of the western coast of Greece Ithaca
the ship manned by Jason and his crew Argo
Odysseus' wife Penelope
son of Penelope and Odysseus Telemachus
a swineherd, an old loyal servant to Odysseus Eumaeus
Greek goddess of wisdom, crafts, and war Athena
Penelope's housekeeper Eurynome
Odysseus's father Laertes
female monster with six heads Scylla
Greek god of the sea Poseidon
an island kingdom inhabited by seafarers and traders Phaeacia
beautiful sea nymph Calypso
Odysseus' old nurse Eurycleia
a whirlpool; a female monster Charybdis
a suitor of Penelope, an Ithacan noble Eurymachus

Odyssey Characters Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

King of the Phaeacians Alcinous
King of Ithaca Odysseus
Sea goddess who loved Odysseus Calypso
Goddess of wisdom, skills, and warfare Athena
God of sea, earthquakes, horses, and starts at sea Poseidon
The Cyclops who imprisoned Odysseus Polyphemus
Odysseus and Penelope's son Telemachus
Creatures whose songs lure sailors to their deaths Sirens
Leader among the suitors Antinous
Penelope's housekeeper Eurynome
Odysseus' wife Penelope
King of the gods Zeus

The Odyssey-by Homer Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Sirens
Circe
Tiresius
Scylla
Charybdis
Polyphemus
Hermes
Calypso
Apollo
Helios
Zeus
Poseidon
Athena
Eurymachus
Antinous
Eurynome
Alcinous
Laertes
Telemechus
Penelope
Odysseus

THE ODYSSEY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Odysseus’ home Ithaca
The goddess of war Athene
Name of the brass bucket kingdom Aeolia
They have a body of a bird, head of a woman, and lure men to there death with a persuasive song Sirensingers
Odysseus’ son Telemachus
What are the earplugs made of Beeswax
Who did Odysseus blind Polyphemus
Faithful hound Argos
Six headed serpent Scylla
Plant that made you disorientated Lotus
Father of all gods Zeus
Who changed Odysseus’ crew to pigs Circe
God of the sea Poseidon
Odysseus’ best friend Polites

The Odyssey Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

False name Odysseus gives to the cyclops Nohbody
The messenger of the gods Hermes
The number of years Odysseus was at war ten
The only god that did not pity Odysseus Poseidon
Odysseus' homeland Ithaca
Athena disguises Odysseus as this beggar
The god of the wind Aeolus
Enchantress who turn Odysseus' men into pigs Circe
The cyclops' name Polyphemus
The number of men does the cyclops eats six
The weapon the men use to defeat the cyclops Pike
Creepy suitor # 1 Antinous
Excessive pride or overconfidence Hubris
Odysseus' son Telemachus
the contrataption that holds the arrows in archery quiver
The immortal who holds Odysseus captive and falls in love with him Calypso
Book 21: Test of the _____ Bow
Book 22: ______ at the Palace Death
Book 1: A Goddess ___________ Intervenes
Book 9: The __________ Cyclops
Penelope is weaving a ________ Shroud
Odysseus' wife Penelope
6-headed man-eating monster Syclla
"The Odyssey" is a Epic poem

Odyssey Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Hero of the Odyssey Odysseus
Odysseus' hood Ithaca
Odysseus' Father Laertes
God that hates Odysseus Poseidon
God that schemes with and assists Odysseus Athena
King of Pylos Nestor
People who bring Odysseus home Phaecians
Whirlpool of Doom Charybdis
Serpentine Aqua Hydra Scylla
Main Evil Suitor Antinous
Odysseus' Son Telemachus
Witch Circe
10/10 Nymph Calypso
Omens Birds
Our Lord and Saviour Shrimad
Author of The Odyessey Homer
King of Sparta Menelaus
Name of Region Where Much of the Odyssey Takes Place Achaea
Wind God Aeolus
Type of Ship that Odysseus Has Trireme
Name of Cyclops Polyphemus
Name of Goddess Odysseus Encounters While Adrift at Sea Ino
How long was Odysseus at Sea 20 Years
Location of Troy Turkey
Tactic that the Greeks used to infiltrate Troy Trojan Horse
Prince of Troy Paris
Greatest Warrior of Troy Hector
Greatest Warrior of Greece Achilles
How many times does Odysseus disguise himself in the Odyssey? 4
Name of Guard Dog of the Underworld Cerberus

Trojan War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Has vulnerable heel Achilles
King of the winds Aelous
Brother of Menelaus Agamemnon
Goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite
Prophetess no one believed Cassandra
Nymph who held Odysseus Calypso
Prophetess Circe
Killed husband as revenge for murder of their daughter Clytemnestra
Goddess of Discord Eris
Creatures who punish evil in Hades Furies
Great fighter from Troy Hector
Face that launched a thousand ships Helen
Saved by Athena Iphigenia
Home of Odysseus Ithica
Mother of Helen Leda
Husband of Helen Menelaus
Home of Agamemnon Mycenae
Hero of Odyssey Odysseus
Helen's lover/ kidnapper Paris
Killed by Hector/ Friend of Achilles Patroclus
Wife of Odysseus Penelope
Cyclops blinded by Odysseus Polyphemus
Father of Polyphemus Poseidon
Father of Hector and Paris Priam
Led men to death with song Sirens
Original home of Helen Sparta
Son of Odysseus Telemachus
Home of Paris Troy
Mother of Achilles Thetis
King of the Gods Zeus