‘Αιδης and means unseen

Roman names are Dis Pater, Orcus

Power and responsibilities  King of the under world god of the dead and riches

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Family: Poseidon,Demeter, Hestia, Hera, Zeus, Chiron

Symbols: Cerberus, drinking horn, scepter, cypress, narcissus

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Fun facts: Hades forcefully abducted his wife Persephone and forces her to eat pomegranate seeds that make her come back every year.

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He got control over the dead because after him, Zeus, and Poseidon kill Cronus they each drew and he picked the worst one.

He is the king of the dead but, death itself is another god Thanatos

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