4341 Poseidon

This minor planet is named after Poseidon, Greek god of the sea, earthquakes, and horses. He is one of the twelve Olympian gods, along with his brothers Zeus and Hades. His wife is Amphitrite, and his Roman counterpart is Neptune. Known as the "tamer of horses and savior of ships," his temperament ranges greatly from helpful to vindictive in myth and story.

The symbol of this minor planet is a double-ended trident, reminiscent of Neptune. Interestingly, this is also the symbol for the hypothetical planet Poseidon in the Hamburg school of astrology.

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