Ancient Greek Symbols Ancient Greek theology was polytheistic (the belief in more than one god) , based on the assumption that there were many gods and goddesses, as well as a range of lesser supernatural beings of various types. Edit this category. ... Greek alphabet letters and symbols are used as math and science symbols. Symbols in this category: Apple. The owl was commonly depicted on ancient coins, and on the modern One Euro coin of Greece. Greek Symbols The Minotaur In Greek mythology, the Minotaur was a creature that was part man and part bull.
Glossary of symbols used in Greek Symbols organised alphabetically on Symbols.com. It dwelt at the center of the Labyrinth, which was an elaborate maze-like construction built for King Minos of Crete and designed by the architect Daedalus and his son Icarus who were ordered to build it to hold the Minotaur. Login .
Therefore it was considered a protector of the Greek armies; if an owl flew over the army before battle, this was believed to be a sign of victory. Tree: Olive Tree; Find above the symbols for Greece.