Pantheon vs Olympian - What's the difference?

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  • a temple dedicated to all the gods
  • (mythology) all the gods of a particular people or religion, particularly the ancient Greek gods residing on Olympus, considered as a group
  • a category or classification denoting the most honored persons of a group
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  • olympian



    (en adjective)
  • Of or relating to the Greek gods; godlike, celestial.
  • Aloof; remote and superior.
  • * 2011 , Thomas Penn, Winter King , Penguin 2012, p. 51:
  • The Olympian distance he so carefully cultivated was shot through with genuine exhaustion.
  • Of or relating to Olympia or .
  • Of or relating the Olympic Games.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Greek mythology) Any of the 12 principal gods of the Greek pantheon; Zeus, Hera, Poseidon, Ares, Hermes, Hephaestus, Aphrodite, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Demeter, and Hades.
  • Someone from Olympia.
  • (sports) An athlete competing in the Olympics.
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