Aphrodite is an ancient Greek goddess associated with love pleasure, beauty procreation. Aphrodite' s major symbols include myrtles roses, doves, sparrows swans. The oracles queen pdf. Macbeth set primarily in Scotland, mixes witchcraft, prophecy murder.
The cult of Aphrodite was largely derived from that of the Phoenician goddess Astarte, a. She is identified with the planet Venus which is named after the Roman goddess Venus with whom Aphrodite was extensively syncretized. Three “ Weïrd Sisters” appear to Macbeth prophesy that Macbeth will be king , his comrade Banquo after a battle that the descendants of Banquo will also reign.