15 Things You Might Not Know About Greek God Ares

2. Ares Is Considered To Be Similar To The Roman God Mars

According to some historians, Ares has a lot in common with Mars, but was generally more uncivilized and brutal. One may note the similarity between the names – Mars is basically Ares with an M attached. Some say there is a connection between the aggressive Ram sign of the Zodiac and Ares.

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    ares is mars. Same people, different names. Just like Neptune and Poseidon

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