Artemis was one of the most widely venerated of the Ancient Greek deities. Her Roman equivalent is DianaSome scholars[1] believe that the name and indeed the goddess herself was originally pre-Greek.[2] "Artemis of the wildland, Mistress of Animals".[3] The Arcadiansbelieved she was the daughter of Demeter. In the classical period of Greek Mythology, Artemis Ἄρτεμις, Ἀρτέμιδος) was often described as the daughter of Zeusand Letand the twin sister ofApollo. She was the Hellenic goddess of the hunt, wild animals, wilderness, childbirth, and protector of young girls, bringing and relieving disease in women; she often was depicted as a huntress carrying a bow and arrows.The deerand the cypresswere sacred to her. In later Hellenistic times, she even assumed the ancient role of Eileithyia in aiding childbirth.
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