Bia was the goddess or personified spirit (daemon) of force, power, might, bodily strength and compulsion.

Residence: Mount Olympus
Parents: Pallas and Styx
Siblings: Nike, Cratus and Zelus
Roman equivalent: Vis

Illustration of Bia. (c)

She, her sister Nike (Victory), and brothers Cratus (Strength) and Zelus (Rivalry), were the winged enforcers of Zeus who stood in attendance by his throne.

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