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Apollo Belvedere

Apollo Belvedere

Phoebus - The shining, pure or bright, occurs both as an epithet and a name of Apollo in his capacity of god of the sun.  Some ancients derived the name from Apollo's grandmother, Phoebe.

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  • Photo: Apollo Belvedere, ca. 120–140 CE Livioandronico 2013 • CC BY-SA 4.0.
  • Phoebus at Greek Myth Index (Retrieved on October 18, 2017).