God of war.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Male
Greek god of war, identified by Romans along with their Mars; actually "injurer, destroyer," from are "bane, damage," maybe cognate with Sanskrit irasya "ill-will" (see ire).
(Greek mythology) Greek god of war; boy of Zeus and Hera; identified with Roman Mars
His quarrelsomeness was regarded as inherited from his mother, and it may have been only as an illustration of the perpetual strife between Zeus and Hera that Ares was accounted their son.