1 : the Roman god of erotic love — compare eros. 2 not capitalized : a figure that represents Cupid as a naked usually winged boy often holding a bow and arrow.
Why is Cupid a love symbol?
A Roman god In Roman mythology, Cupid is the son of Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. And he is known as the god of affection. Legend has it that Cupid shoots magical gold-tipped arrows at gods and humans alike. By piercing their heart with an arrow, he causes individuals to fall deeply in love.
Who is the baddest goddess?
Heres my top 8 picks for sexiest, most badass Greek goddesses:Nyx. Group- Protogenoi. Known as- Primordial goddess of the night. Aphrodite. Group- Olympians. Known as- Goddess of love and beauty. Psyche. Group- Mortals. Persephone. Group- Olympians. Artemis. Group- Olympians. Hebe. Group- Olympians. Eos. Group- Titans. Athena.