"Greek god of the winds" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 20 Oct 2023

"Greek god of the winds" NYT crossword answer is:

AEOLUS (6 letters length)

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The Greek god of the winds is Aeolus, who was the ruler of the four winds in Greek mythology. He was the son of Hippotes and Melanippe, and was entrusted by Zeus to keep the winds safely contained in a cave on the island of Aeolia. He was often depicted in ancient art with a bag of winds in his hands, which he would release to help or hinder sailors on their journeys. He is the answer to the crossword clue in the New York Times from October 19, 2023.

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