Minor goddess in Greek mythology, personification of deceit
In Greek mythology, Apate was the personification of deceit. She was one of the evil spirits released from Pandora's box. Her mother was Nyx, the personification of night. Her father was Erebos, the personification of darkness.
- ↑ Auset, Brandi (2009). The Goddess Guide: Exploring the Attributes and Correspondences of the Divine Feminine. Llewellyn Worldwide. ISBN 9780738715513.
- ↑ Leach, Marjorie (1991). Guide to the Gods. Greenwood. p. 643.