Zephyr

British - A spirit. In some accounts, an ancestor of Merlin. Also identified as Zephyr, West Wind, West Wind, Kabeyun, Mudjekeewis or Zephyr.
Greek - God of the west wind. Son of Aeolus or Astraeus and Eos. Husband of Chloris, some say. Husband of Iris, some say. Father of Carpus, some say. When Psyche threw herself from the top of a cliff to escape the harassment of Aphrodite who was jealous of her beauty, Zephyr caught her in mid-air and wafted her off to a splendid palace where she lived with Eros who visited her every night. In one account, he killed Hyacinthus when the youth rejected him as a lover and, in remorse, changed his boisterous ways and became a gentle breeze. In the Roman version he is the husband of Flora. In some accounts, he fathered Balius and Xanthus, the horses of Achilles, on Podarge; in others he was the father of Carpus by Chloris and of Eos by Aphrodite. Identified as Zephyr, West Wind, West Wind, Kabeyun, Mudjekeewis or Zephyr.

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