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    1) Greek Mythology #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True & False exercise, Synonym & Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensive Mythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: 48 words for the vocabulary word bank about Greek Mythology:
    aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, chimerical, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, gorgons, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, palladium, panacea, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stentorian, stoical, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Sponsorship or auspices; shield or breastplate (noun)
    Mythology = ZEUS & ATHENA

    2)  Exhibiting luxurious taste or habits. esp. in food and drink (adjective)
    Mythology = EPICURUS

    3)  A wise or trusted adviser or counselor (noun)
    Mythology = ODYSSEUS

    4)  Wildly fanciful; imaginary; highly unrealistic; foolish (adjective)
    Mythology = CHIMERA

    5)  Intricate structure of interconnected passages from which it is hard to exit; a maze (noun)
    Mythology = MINOTAUR

    6)  Anything on which the safety of an individual or people depends; safeguard (noun)
    Mythology = PALLAS ATHENA

    7)  A building where works or art and scientific specimens are kept and displayed (noun)
    Mythology = MUSES

    8)  Inordinate fascination with oneself; excessive self-love; vanity (noun)
    Mythology = NARCISSUS

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    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    2) Greek Mythology #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True and False exercise, Synonym and Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensive Mythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: 48 words for the vocabulary word bank about Greek Mythology:
    aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, chimerical, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, gorgons, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, palladium, panacea, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stentorian, stoical, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A long, wandering journey full of trials and adventures; a spiritual quest (noun)
    Mythology = ODYSSEUS

    2)  To follow a winding or tortuous course; to wander aimlessly or idly (verb)
    Mythology = MENDERES River

    3)  Seemingly indifferent to pleasure or pain; impassive; austere fortitude (adjective)
    Mythology = STOCISM & ZENO

    4)  Displaying great versatility or variety; able to take on many different forms (adjective)
    Mythology = PROTEUS

    5)  Extremely extensive, intense or difficult; of extraordinary strength or size (adjective)
    Mythology = HERCULES

    6)  Brief, pithy, concise or terse; using very few words (adjective)
    Mythology = LACONIA

    7)  A gentle breeze; a piece of light weight clothing (noun)
    Mythology = ZEPHYRUS

    8)  An unconquerable opponent, foe or rival; a source or cause of harm or failure (noun)
    Mythology = Goddess of Vengeance

    Additional Information:


    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    3) Greek Mythology #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True and False exercise, Synonym and Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensive Mythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: 48 word vocabulary word bank about Greek Mythology:
    aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, chimerical, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, gorgons, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, palladium, panacea, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stentorian, stoical, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Plant life, especially flowering plants that live naturally in a specific environment (noun)
    Mythology = Goddess of the Spring

    2)  The sweet and pleasing food of the Greek gods said to confer everlasting youth (noun)
    Mythology = "food of the gods"

    3)  Closed tightly so that air can not get in or out; pertaining to magic (adjective)
    Mythology = HERMES

    4)  New or creative in a daring way; any suffering on a grand scale (adjective)
    Mythology = PROMETHEUS

    5)  A sugary liquid that bees gather and that is used to make honey (noun)
    Mythology = "drink of the gods"

    6)  Mysterious; possessing prophet powers as a female fortune-teller (adjective)
    Mythology = SIBYL of CUMAE

    7)  To torment with the sight of something desired but out of reach; to tease (verb)
    Mythology = TANTALUS

    8)  A reply that is phrased obscurely with multiple interpretations or answered in generalities (adjective)
    Mythology = PYTHIA & PHRYGIA

    Additional Information:


    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    4) Greek Mythology #4 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True and False exercise, Synonym and Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensive Mythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: 48 vocabulary words about Greek Mythology:
    aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, chimerical, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, gorgons, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, palladium, panacea, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stentorian, stoical, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology #4 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Referring to times of tranquility, calm and peacefulness (adjective)
    Mythology = ALCYONE & CEYX

    2)  Involving a close relationship from which sensual desire and romance are absent (adjective)
    Mythology = PLATO

    3)  Unusually severe, cruel or harsh punishment (adjective)
    Mythology = DRACO

    4)  Musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, often with improvised lyrics (noun)
    Mythology = sea nymph of OGYGIA

    5)  Tall, powerful, forceful and aggressive woman (noun)
    Mythology = HIPPOLYTA

    6)  A seductively beautiful or charming woman who tempts men to destruction (noun)
    Mythology = CIRCE & ODYSSEUS

    7)  Changeable; flighty; erratic; subject to rapid and unpredictable mood changes (adjective)
    Mythology = MERCURY --- HERMES

    8)  Tending to produce or forcing rigid conformity by violent or arbitrary means (adjective)
    Mythology = PROCRUSTES

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    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    5) Greek Mythology #5 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True and False exercise, Synonym and Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensive Mythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: 48 vocabulary words about Greek Mythology :
    aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, chimerical, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, gorgons, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, palladium, panacea, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stentorian, stoical, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology #5 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Dawn; luminous bands or streamers of light appearing in the sky (noun)
    Mythology = Goddess of the dawn

    2)  Shining; displaying a play of lustrous, changing colors like those of the rainbow (adjective)
    Mythology = IRIS, Goddess of the rainbow

    3)  A supposed remedy for all ills; a solution for all difficulties (noun)
    Mythology = PANAKEIA & HYGEIA

    4)  Behavior that is listless and unenergetic; a state of being drowsy and dull; sluggish inactivity (noun)
    Mythology = LETHE, river of forgetfulness

    5)  Female monsters with tusk-like teeth and hair of snakes (noun)
    Mythology = MEDUSA

    6)  Stinky, flying creatures with heads of women and the bodies and claws of vultures (noun)
    Mythology = JASON & PHINEUS

    7)  A monster with a dog-like body and nine heads, each of which, when cut off, is replaced by two others (noun)
    Mythology = LERNA Lake

    8)  A werewolf; a person displaying wild animal or wolf-like characteristics (noun)
    Mythology = ZEUS & LYCAON

    Additional Information:


    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    6) Greek Mythology #6 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True & False exercise, Synonym & Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensive Mythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.
    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: 56 vocabulary words about Greek Mythology :
    Achilles, aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, Cassandra, chimerical, Damocles, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, Gordian Knot, gorgons, Hades, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, Oedipus, palladium, panacea, Pandora's Box, Pyrrhic Victory, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stoical, stentorian, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology #6 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Suitable, inclined or disposed to war or fighting (adjective)
    Mythology = Roman god of war

    2)  A suitable, tricky, superficially plausible, but generally fallacious method of reasoning (noun)
    Mythology SOPHOS means "wise"

    3)  The animals or animal life of a given region or time period (noun)
    Mythology = FAUNUS

    4)  Very loud or powerful in sound; booming; bellowing loud-voice (adjective)
    Mythology = STENTOR

    5)  Not luxurious or ornate; plain, simple and often strict self-discipline or self-denial (adjective)
    Mythology = Greek city in ancient times

    6)  The seeming ability to succeed in all financial dealings and whatever on attempts (noun - 2 words)
    Mythology = King of Phrygia

    7)  A footrace of 26 miles plus 385 yards over an open course, esp. as an event of the Olympic games (noun)
    Mythology = Darius and E. Attica

    8)  Having great size, strength or power; colossal (adjective)
    Mythology = TITANS

    Additional Information:


    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    7) Greek Mythology Vocabulary Puzzle #7 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: www.myvocabulary.com offers a MYTHOLOGY word list (56 words) in seven word puzzles. To solve the mythology word puzzles use the Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Greek Mythology vocabulary word list.

    Type in your Mythology vocabulary answers in the boxes INSIDE the images. When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct Mythology vocabulary answers, the use of the Greek Mythology vocabulary words in a sentence and the percentage score for the correct answers. Use the Mythology word list for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Latin root or Latin word part, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Mythology word list will help you solve the worksheet puzzles.
    In addition to this interactive Mythology word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a themed Mythology vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match and will have a True & False exercise, Synonym & Antonym and a Concentration word puzzle. Link - http://www.myvocabulary.com/word-game-puzzles/mythology-vocabulary/

    A more extensiveMythology word list is available from the pull down menu called "Word Lists" in the header above. In that same location, see 410 Vocabulary Word Lists in multiple subjects across curriculum plus those pertaining to Mythology such as monsters, witches, wizards, Greek roots etc.

    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a hard copy of Mythology vocabulary for further study at home or classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: A Mythology word list (56) includes:
    Achilles, aegis, Amazon, ambrosia, aurora, calypso, Cassandra, chimerical, Damocles, Delphic, draconian, epicurean, fauna, flora, Gordian Knot, gorgons, Hades, halcyon, harpies, Herculean, hermetic, hydra, iridescent, labyrinth, laconic, lethargy, lycanthrope, marathon, martial, meander, mentor, mercurial, Midas touch, museum, narcissism, nectar, nemesis, odyssey, Oedipus, palladium, panacea, Pandora's Box, Pyrrhic Victory, platonic, Procrustean, Promethean, protean, sibylline, siren, sophistry, spartan, stoical, stentorian, tantalize, titanic, zephyr

    Greek Mythology Vocabulary Puzzle #7 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Look up on your own.

    2)  Look up on your own.

    3)  Look up on your own.

    4)  Look up on your own.

    5)  Look up on your own.

    6)  Look up on your own.

    7)  Look up on your own.

    8)  Look up on your own.

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    To see all 7 puzzles together (56 words) go to this link:
    56 Greek Mythology Words

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers