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HEDYLOGOS
 
Greek Name Transliteration Latin Spelling Translation
Ἡδυλογος Hêdylogos Hedylogus Sweet-Talk, Flattery
Pothus & Hedylogus | Athenian red figure pyxic C5th B.C. | British Museum, London
Pothus & Hedylogus, Athenian red figure pyxic
C5th B.C., British Museum, London

HEDYLOGOS (or Hedylogus) was the god of sweet-talk, one of the winged gods of love known as the Erotes.

Hedylogos is not mentioned in any extant literature, but he does occur in at least one ancient vase painting where he is shown beside Pothus (Longing) drawing the chariot of Aphrodite.

PARENTS
Perhaps APHRODITE, though nowhere stated

Sources:

  • Athenian Vase Painting - Greek Art C5th B.C.