What does Colchis mean?

by Sanjay Mohan|20 Nov 2020|Journey|Greece|26 views
Colchis in British English
(ˈk?lk?s ) an ancient country on the Black Sea south of the Caucasus; the land of Medea and the Golden Fleece in Greek mythology.

Just so, is Colchis a real place?

Colchis. Colchis, ancient region at the eastern end of the Black Sea south of the Caucasus, in the western part of modern Georgia. In Greek mythology, Colchis was the home of Medea and the destination of the Argonauts, a land of fabulous wealth and the domain of sorcery.

Subsequently, question is, what is Colchis in Medea?

Medea, in Greek mythology, an enchantress who helped Jason, leader of the Argonauts, to obtain the Golden Fleece from her father, King Aeëtes of Colchis. She was of divine descent and had the gift of prophecy. She married Jason and used her magic powers and advice to help him.

Who is Medea's divine ancestor?

6. Medea's divine ancestor is: Zeus. Sisyphus.

Who was the princess of Colchis?

Medea

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