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Persephone, also known as Kore, is the Goddess of Springtime and the Queen of the Dead in the Greek mythology. She is also the daughter of Zeus and Demeter, and the niece/wife of Hades, Lord of the Underworld. Persephone is also the name of an Amazon officer.

Persephone was adapted from the mythological character of the same name by Joye Hummel and Harry G. Peter, first appearing in Wonder Woman #16 (1946). The amazon was created by Gail Simone and Aaron Lopresti, first appearing in Wonder Woman (Volume 3) #33 (2009).




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