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The ancient Greek Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Greek culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Phoebe and the myths and legends surrounding Phoebe, Phoebe relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
Said to be the daughter of Uranus (heaven) Gaia (mother Earth) she was Moon goddess. Her husband was her brother Coeus (query- questioning one? However, his Roman equivalent Polus (the pole, or celestial axis) makes more sense.) Phoebe and Coeus produced two daughters, Leto (another moon goddess) and Asteria (a star goddess,) and a son called Lelantos-us, (a basically, unseen one, but as he is said to the father of Aura (breeze) via Periboa (cattle, which usually refers to clouds, he was probably air, or wind). Little else is known of Phoebe.