Goddess of Wisdom goddess of weaving and arts
Background Info
Feature Films Hercules
Television Hercules: The Animated Series
Voice Jane Leeves
Inspiration Athena (greek mythology)
Character Information
Personality Noble, strict, wise, patient
Appearance Tall, slender, purple skin, wearing a long blue dress with armor and helmet
Affiliation The Olympian Gods
Goal To preserve Athens' peace and beat her brother Ares
Home Mount Olympus
Relatives Zeus (Father) Ares (brother)
Pets Ibid, the Owl of Wisdom (pet)
Allies Hercules
Minions {{{minions}}}
Enemies Ares, Hades, Titans
Likes Knowledge, peace, Athens
DisLikes Her brother Ares, senseless war, Sparta
Powers and Abilities The Standard Powers and Abilities of a God
weapons A spear and a shield
Fates Still living on Mount Olympus
Quote It is I, Athena! Goddess of Wisdom

The goddess of wisdom and witty sister of Ares - her rival. Ares tries frequently to destroy her worship city, Athens, but Athena always receives help from Hercules. She tends to treat her brother Hercules like a child. Athena has a pet owl named Ibid. Though she doesn't get along with Ares, when the two team up, they are a formidable pair. She also has a rivalry with Poseidon. She has a place on the Olympian council and is the daughter of Zeus and Metis.



  • Athena is seen on Mount Olympus during a party celebrating Hercules' Birth.
  • Athena is seen deflecting Zeus's Lightning bolt thrown by Hercules.
  • Athena is then seen on Mount Olympus Celebrating Hercules ascending into godhood

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  • Extremely clever
  • Mind reading
  • Beauty
  • The standard powers of an Olympian
  • Excellent at battle
  • Power over Athens
  • Creation for Objects
  • Superstrength
  • Immortality