Perses[pronunciation?] (Greek: Πέρσης) was the son of the Titan siblings, Crius and Eurybia. He was described as the Titan god of destruction in mythology. He was wed to Asteria, his cousin, daughter of Titans Phoebe and Coeus. They had one child noted in mythology, Hecate, honoured by Zeus above all others as the goddess of wilderness, childbirth, witchcraft and magic.