Perses (Titan)

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Perses
God of Destruction
Consort Asteria
Parents Crius and Eurybia
Children Hecate

Perses (/ˈpɜːrsɪz/; Greek: Πέρσης) was the son of the Titan siblings, Crius and Eurybia. He was described as the Titan god of destruction in mythology.[1] He was wed to Asteria, his cousin, daughter of Titans Phoebe and Coeus.[2] They had one child noted in mythology, Hecate, honoured by Zeus above all others as the goddess of wilderness, childbirth, witchcraft and magic.[3]

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  1. "PERSES: Greek Titan god of destruction". Retrieved 2010-03-13.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "ASTERIA: Greek Titan goddess of nocturnal oracles & falling stars". Retrieved 2010-03-13.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "HECATE: Greek goddess of witchcraft, ghosts & magic". Retrieved 2010-03-13.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>