Athena was Athena goddess of Wisdom, War, craftsmen.
Athena was also the Goddess of Athens.
- She was a warlike Goddess, and protected cities in particular.
- She was also skilled in the more peaceful ways of handicrafts
- She was the child of Metis and Zeus.
- Hera was so jealous of Metis that she threatened to kill her, and Zeus swallowed her to protect her unborn child from Hera.
- Athene was born fully armed and shouting her dreaded war cry from the top of Zeus's head.
- She was the goddess of war wisdom strategy and inventions.