Top 10 mythology facts Selected as the most interesting among dogs related questions in Dogs quiz What was the name of Odysseus' faithful dog?Argos. In Homer's Odyssey, Argos was the only one to recognize Odysseus in his home upon his return after 20 years of travel. Immediately afterwards, Argos died.Created by: Nguyễn Văn Thànhliterature facts » Which Ancienct Greek Goddess was the goddess of love and beauty?Aphrodite. In Ancient Greek myths, Aphrodite was born and risen from sea, created by parts of Ouranos when the Titans overthrew him. She is the Goddess of love and beauty, and has a son named Eros. Created by: Zigeunerweisenreligion facts » How many planets in the Solar System are not named after a Greek or Roman god?One. It's the Earth.Created by: globalquiz.orgplanets facts » From which mythology vampires originate?Slavic. Vampires are fantastic creatures, that first appeared in the Slavic mythology. Vampire were imagined as undead that fed on human blood. Created by: Janmarekvampires facts » Which Norse god has lost his right hand?Týr. Once the Fenris wolf (Fenrir) grew up he has reached an enormous size and power, so the gods decided to shackle him up. In order to do that Tyr has sacrificed his right hand. Fenrir would remain bound until the day of Ragnarök. As a result of this deed, Týr is called the "Leavings of the Wolf"; which is to be understood as a poetic kenning for glory.Created by: Ninjai What is the name of Orion's dog in the Greek mythology?Sirius. Along with his owner he was bitten to death by a scorpio. Both characters were commemorate in astronomy as the names for Orion constellation and Sirius star. Created by: Ninjaistars facts » What material ist the Naglfar in Norse mythology made from?Fingernails. Naglfar is a boat made entirely from the fingernails and toenails of the dead. During the events of Ragnarök, Naglfar is foretold to sail to Vígríðr, ferrying hordes that will do battle with the gods.Created by: Ninjaiships facts » In the Nordic mythology, what is the name of the dog guard at the gates of the kingdom of the dead?Garm. In Norse mythology, Garmr or Garm is a wolf or dog associated with both Hel and Ragnarök, and described as a blood-stained guardian of Hell's gate.Created by: Tschuka dogs facts » (Greek mythology) What was the name of Orion's dog? Sirius is also known colloquially as the "Dog Star", reflecting its prominence in its constellation, Canis Major (Greater Dog). Created by: Tschuka astronomy facts » Which bird is the national symbol of Hungary?Turul. The Turul is a mythological bird of prey, mostly depicted as a hawk or falcon, in Hungarian tradition and a national symbol of modern Hungary and Transylvania (now part of Romania).Created by: Ninjaibirds facts » Play dogs quiz and see all the questions.