Athena (disambiguation)

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Athena is a goddess of wisdom, strategic-war and weaving in Greek mythology. It is also a feminine given name, after the goddess.

Athena can also refer to:




In music[edit]

In film[edit]

  • Athena (film), a 1954 MGM musical film starring Jane Powell, Edmund Purdom, Debbie Reynolds, Vic Damone and Louis Calhern

In literature[edit]

In television[edit]

  • Lieutenant Athena, a character in the 1978 television series Battlestar Galactica
  • Athena, a fictional character in the TV series Stargate SG-1
  • Athena: Goddess of War, a 2010 South Korean television drama series about espionage and terrorism.

In comics and animation[edit]

  • Athena (Marvel Comics), a Marvel Comics character and member of the Olympian Gods
  • Thena, another Marvel Comics character who has gone by the name Athena, a member of the Eternals
  • Athena (Saint Seiya), a character based on the goddess in the manga/anime Saint Seiya
  • Tennousu Athena, a character in the manga/anime Hayate the Combat Butler and the eponymous protagonist's first true love

In computer games[edit]

  • Athena (arcade game), a 1986 arcade game made by SNK, whose main character is "Princess Athena"
    • Athena: Full Throttle, a 2006 sequel to the arcade game
    • Athena Asamiya, a character in the video game Psycho Soldier and the The King of Fighters series, described as a descendant of Princess Athena
  • Athena, an important character in the Sony PlayStation 2 game God of War

In science and technology[edit]

In other fields[edit]


  • Athena (yacht), formerly the largest private sailing yacht in the world
  • MS Athena, former transatlantic liner Stockholm
  • MS Athina B, coaster that beached at Brighton in 1980, sometimes mis-reported as Athena B
  • FV Athena, a supertrawler and factory ship that caught fire in October 2010
  • SS Athenia, the first British ship to be sunk by Nazi Germany in World War II

See also[edit]