-Characters depend on " The Odyssey (1997)” movie.
Odysseus - Primary character; The Odyssey = Odusseia in Greek; circa 800-600 BC. Penelope - Wife of Odysseus
Telemachus – boy of Odysseus
Eumaeus – the devoted shepherd
Anticleia – is definitely the mother of Odysseus who have killed very little due to suffering. Eurycleia – is the Dedicated servant whom nursed Odysseus and Telemachus when they were babies.
• Perimedes – soldier who challenged and got eaten by Scylla. • Eurybates – faithful servant of Odysseus who have followed him anywhere. • Polites – fat and greedy warrior who got turned into a swine. • Anticlus – curious soldier who exposed the handbag of gusts of wind. • Antiphus – Piper who was eaten by Polyphemus.
• Eurylochus – best blacksmith and liar of Odysseus' males.
Eurymachus – " head/lead” suitor, who an affair w/ Melanthe. Melanthe – sister of Melanthius, had an affair with Eurymachus. Elatus – body fat suitor of Penelope.
Antinous – many hated suitor of Penelope.
Athena- protection of Odysseus.
Mentor – Athena in disguise to steer Telemachus.
Laocoon – Soothsayer who received eaten by simply poseidon's Serpent. Circe -- witch/sorceress who also turned odysseus' men in animals. Moly – Ideal to Circe's spells/potions
Aeolus – God of the Winds who offered Odysseus w/ the carrier of wind gusts. Calypso – beautiful Nymph who declines inlove w/ Odysseus in her area of Ogygia. Tiresias – Blind telepathist of the Underworld.
Nausicaa – princess of the Phaeacians, identified odysseus inside the shores of Scherie/Scheria. King Alcinous & Queen Argolla of Phaeacians – father and mother of Nausicaa & offered odysseus food. Polyphemus – Cyclops; 3rd child of Poseidon who ate Antiphus.
• Day of Telemachus' birth identical to day of departure. • 10 years snabel-a war, ten years voyage home.
• Photocopy: 7yrs on calypso's island 1yr on circe's o After Scylla and Charybdis, that they landed on the island of Thrinacia where that they hunted the cattle of Helios' the sunlight god w/c resulted in a shipwreck...