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In Greek mythology, Rhodos or Rhodus (Ancient Greek: Ῥόδος) also known as Rhode was the goddess of the island of Rhodes and wife of Helios, she was the daughter of Aphrodite and Poseidon.[1][2]

Rhodos is also the name of the island and city of Rhodes in Danish, Norwegian, Shqip and Swedish.

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  1. ^ Rhode: Sea nymph, goddess of Rhodes in the Aegean; Greek Mythology: Rhodos Theoi.com
  2. ^ Theoi Greek Mythology, Exploring Mythology in Classical Literature and Art, Loves of Aphrodite: Poseidon Theoi.com