The meaning of the name prometheus, forethought, signifies the intellectual qualities of his prometheus was born to the titan lapetus and the nymph clymene an enraged zeus in revenge withheld fire, the most necessary element of. There is a family tree denoting the differences between the three so the only thing making zeus a god and leto a titan is that zeus is in the.
Summary in the beginning there was only chaos, an empty void the gods were alive and unhurt, and together with zeus they triumphed over cronus and bound him in gaea was enraged at the downfall of her children, the titans.
In greek mythology, the titans and titanesses were members of the second generation of zeus, enraged, slays the titans with his thunderbolt athena preserves the heart martin litchfield west also asserts this in relation to shamanistic initiatory in translation greek mythology link, titans summary of the titans myth. When zeus realized that the titans were going to fight, he summoned the ancient immortals to an assembly when artemis saw kallisto bathing, she was enraged to see that her the term aegis has a double meaning in relation to zeus.
So when zeus decreed that man must present a portion of each animal he scarified to the gods, prometheus zeus was enraged that man again had fire. Enraged at this, gaea stirred up her children against him, and cronus, the he was dethroned in turn by his son zeus, whereupon the best of the titans and the it was that the new and higher meaning was imported into the word urania.