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What is the difference between Zeus and Jupiter?

Asked by S. Barnes, Last updated: Sep 22, 2020

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J. Lautner

J. Lautner

J. Lautner
J. Lautner, Product Manager, Utah

Answered Sep 03, 2019

A lot of people assume that Greek and Roman mythology are the same. While they have some similarities, there are still some differences that will allow you to distinguish which one you are looking at. Zeus is known to be a Greek god while Jupiter is a Roman God.

A lot of people assume that Greek and Roman mythology are the same. While they have some
They are considered to be the equivalents of each other in Greek and Roman mythology. Other than this difference, they mostly have similarities like the fact that they both rule the skies. They also use the same weapon when they want to show their strength and powers. They both use the lightning bolt.

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R. Barnes

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R. Barnes
R. Barnes, Analyst, PhD, Clinton

Answered Jun 13, 2019

Zeus and Jupiter are both powerful gods of the Greek and Roman respectively. One funny thing about their story is that, people tend to have different versions of what exactly these two gods are, some people will even go as far as saying the two gods are the same. But whatever their true story is, both gods were very powerful, they can also be regarded as fathers of other gods.

Zeus and Jupiter are both powerful gods of the Greek and Roman respectively. One funny thing about
Zeus and Jupiter always like to come to people's rescue, and they attack by using lightening. Both Zeus and Jupiter do not really have much differences, as they shared a lot of things in common. Both Zeus and Jupiter became so powerful after the death of their fathers who were also rulers. Zeus succeeded his father, Cronus, while Jupiter succeeded his father, Saturn Like I said before, Zeus is a powerful god in Greek, while Jupiter is a powerful god in Roman.

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