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Odysseus
War
gods
Homer
The Iliad
Briseis
Agamemnon
City of Troy
Akhilleus
Helen
Horse
Paris
Hektor
Greeks
Trojans

Trojan War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

King of Mycenae Agamemnon
Hector stole Achilles:which Patroclus had borrowed armor
Helen was kidnapped from what city Sparta
The most beautiful woman Helen
Only Trojan prince to survive the war Aeneas
Priam's wife;Hector's mother Hecuba
Achilles' friend who died by Hector's sword Patroclus
He forged a splendid new sheild for Achilles Hephaestus
Goddess of Love Aphrodite
Bravest Trojan Warrior Hector
River in which Achilles' mother dipped him Styx
Achilles' special troops Myrmidons
A wooden one fooled the Trojans horse
Husband of Helen Menelaus
He planned the wooden horse trick Odysseus
Greek who was behind Sinon
Achilles' vulnerable spot heel
Goddess of War Athena
Champion of the Greeks Achilles
It was" for the fairest" apple
Country where Trojan War may have actually occurred Turkey
He made the judgement that started the war Paris
Uninvited wedding guest Eris
Priam was king of this city Troy
Author of the Trojan War Homer
A long narrative poen epic
Zeus' wife Hera
King of Troy Priam

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

The Trojan War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Chryseis
Fingered swords
Sparta
King Tyndareus
Ajax
The judgment of Paris
Helen of Troy
Achilles' heel
Sea nymph
Patroclus
Achilles
Agamemnon
Aphrodite
Apollo
For the Fairest
Golden apple
Hephaestus
Lemnos
Menelaus
Odysseus
Palladium
Paris
Philoctetes
Thetis
Trojan Horse

Black Ships Before Troy Characters Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Trojan, Took Helen from Troy Paris
Greek, High King, brother of Menelaus Agamemnon
God of the Sea Poseidon
Queen of Gods, Married to Zeus Hera
The Thunderer, King of all Gods Zeus
God who sent disease on the Greek camp Apollo
Trojan, brother of Paris Hector
Trojan, Paris' mother Queen Hecuba
Greek, clever and brave leader Odysseus
Greek, Achilles friend that died Patroclus
Goddess of discord, threw down the golden apple Eris
Greek warrior, fought Hector Ajax
Goddess of beauty Aphrodite
Greek, married to Helen King Menelaus
Greek married to Menelaus, stolen by Paris Helen
Trojan who went to spy on Greeks, head was cut off Dolon
Goddess of Wisdom Athena
King of Troy Priam
Fortune teller Soothsayer
Greek, dipped in the River Styx Achilles

The Iliad Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Was kidnapped, most beautiful woman Helen
greatest Greek soldier, his heel was his weakness Achilles
goes to war instead of Achilles, Achilles best friend Patroclus
king of Troy priam
kidnapped Helen paris
Best Trojan warrior Hector
god of water and earth poseidon
goddess of women, mothers and marriage Hera
goddess of wisdom,law and war Athena
god of the sun,light,truth,music,archery, and healing Apollo
goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite
god of war Ares
king of all gods Zeus
general of Greek armies Agamemnon

Black Ships Before Troy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The High King of Greece Agamemnon
Husband of Helen Menelaus
Son of Priam Paris
Paris's Homeland Troy
Queen of all gods Athene
Receives The Golden Apple Aphrodite
Paris's first wife Oenone
Patroclus's killer Hector
Celebration after someone has died FuneralGames
Goddess who tossed down The Golden Apple Eris
Who steals The Luck of Troy Odysseus
Who was put into the golden cup with Patroclus Achilles
Menelaus is the High King of Sparta
What animal is the statue that helps win the war Horse
What kills Achilles Arrow
Who helps Odysseus when he comes to Troy in disguise Helen
Achilles close friend who commits suicide Ajax
King of Troy Priam
Place where Hector dies ScaeanGate
Priestess of Apollo Breseis

Odyssey Background, Books 1, 5, 9 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

queen whose kidnapping starts war Helen
prince who kidnaps queen Paris
Place where Odyssey was written Greece
Setting for the Trojan War Troy
Name of the epic about the Trojan War Iliad
King married to kidnapped queen Menelaus
Greek warrior who kills Hector Achilles
Greek warrior who has idea to make the Trojan horse Odysseus
Blind poet given credit for writing The Odyssey Homer
Home of Odysseus Ithaca
sun god Helios
ruler of Greek gods and goddesses Zeus
son of Odysseus Telemachus
wife of Odysseus Penelope
father of Odysseus Laertes
messenger of the gods Hermes
king who has banquet for Odysseus Alcinous
goddess who holds Odysseus captive for seven years Calypso
goddess who lives on island of Aeaea Circe
have plant that makes you forget about home Lotuseaters
characters, situations and images recognized across times and cultures archetype
comparing sea gull to Hermes epicsimile
descriptive phrase used to characterize a specific person or thing epithet
reference to a famous person, place, event or piece of literature allusion
last name of person who translated The Odyssey Fitzgerald
group of lines in poetry stanza
daughter of Zeus who gives divine inspiration Muse
home of Odysseus Ithaca
goddess of war, wisdom & cleverness Athena

Trojan War Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

tragedy
hissarlik
vanity
bronze age
ajax
hector
sparta
heinrich schleimann
ten year siege
eighth century bc
athena
apollo
trojan horse
aeneas
mythology
homer
king agamemnon
aegan sea
helen
paris
achilles
myrmidon
troy
greece
illiad
cassandra
war

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 Newspaper Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

wooden animal with Greek soldiers hidden inside ready to attack Trojans TROJANHORSE
tried to warn Trojans to not bring strange horse into Troy LACOON
places a controversial golden apple in front of Hera, Aphrodite, and Athene ERIS
known for giving wise advice as a councilman to many, in particular; Agamemnon, Patroclus NESTOR
threw himself on his sword to commit suicide AJAX
was deserted on island with major poisoned wounds PHILOCTES
weapon used by Philoctes to kill Paris POISONEDARROW
Helen of the ________ FAIRCHEEKS
unexpected object placed on table by Eris GOLDENAPPLE
daughters of Ares who were fearless warrior women AMAZONS
clothes worn during battle that are taken off dead soldiers and then collected by fellow soldiers ARMOR
how long Achilles dishonored Hector’s body TWELVEDAYS
carts used for racing in celebrations of life or used to travel CHARIOTS
sacred rock shaped like Athena’s shield that fell from heaven LUCKOFTROY
King of Troy PRIAM
Queen of Troy HECUBA
Hector’s wife ANDROMACHE
place where Achilles is dipped that promises he will never die in battle RIVERSTYX
Trojan spy killed by Odysseus and Diomedes DOLON
an example of this is red rain BADOMEN
who saves Hector and gives him great power APOLLO
Achilles’s mother THETIS
how long truce lasted for Hector’s proper burial ELEVENDAYS
Greek who dressed as a beggar to easily get into Troy ODYSSEUS