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Fun Facts about Apollo

trivia about apollo Apollo was worshiped as a "Mouse Daemon" in Ancient Troy and the Greek islands. When he was in a bad mood, he caused the invasion of mice, transmitting plague to a place. When he was in a good mood, he destroyed all the mice.

Therefore, the ancient Greek word "apollyon" (destroyer) might be the real origin of his name, Apollo.



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