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Greek Mythology Today
PLACES IN THE UNITED STATES
NAMED AFTER MYTHOLOGY
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Amazons in Greek mythology were a
ferocious race of warrior women:

Amazonia, Missouri 

Arcadia was a famous place in ancient Greece:

Arcadia, California

Arcadia, Florida

Arcadia, Indiana

Arcadia, Iowa

Arcadia, Kansas

Arcadia, Louisiana

Arcadia, Michigan

Arcadia, Missouri

Arcadia, Nebraska

Arcadia, Pennsylvania

Arcadia, South Carolina

Arcadia, Wisconsin

Ares was one of the 12 Olympians, the despised god of war:

Ares Peak, New Mexico 

Argo was the name of the famous ship that
Jason and the Argonauts used to sail on
their voyage to get the Golden Fleece.

Argo, Texas 

Argos was the hundred-eyed watchman of Hera,
slain by the Greek messenger god Hermes:

Argos, Indiana 

Arion was the poet tossed overboard by Pirates who
was saved by a dolphin and became a constellation:

Arion, Iowa
Arion, Ohio

Apollo was a  major Olympian, the god of music and light. After him is named:

Apollo, Pennsylvania

North Apollo, Pennsylvania

Apollo Beach, Florida

Apollo Annex, Florida

Apollo Theater, Chicago

Apollo Theater, New York

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