Indeed, as a sky god it was expected of him to fecundate the earth; and neither goddess, nymph, nor mortal was able to resist his advances, for the most part. On one occasion Zeus himself renounced the nymph Thetis when he learned that she would give birth to a son greater than its father. All of nature burst into bloom for their wedding and many gifts were exchanged. She recounted all her daughter's wooers and craved a comfortable oracle; for divinations can steal away anxieties by means of hopes to come. Juno [Hera], the Thunderer's Totantis consort, knew the truth long since, and had deferred until due time her dire revenge, and now the time was due. He also had several consensual affairs with mortal and immortal women, all while he continued to stay married to Hera.
The first was Metis Wisdom , whom Zeus swallowed just before she gave birth to Athena because he knew that her second child would dethrone him. Not because incest was so abhorrent to them but because Akhenaten was a bit of an iconoclast and he tried to establish a new religious cult, temporarily supplanting traditional gods. Bia Kratos Nike Zelos. She was responsible with the destruction of cities and an attendant of Ares, though Homer equates Enyo with Eris. I suspect, although I do not know, that they portrayed Zeus as basically doing what he wanted with women because to them, that implied the ultimate in god-power.
The consort I invoke of Zeus divine; source of the holy, sweetly speaking Mousai Muses nine. The epithet Zeus Lykaios "wolf-Zeus" is assumed by Zeus only in connection with the archaic festival of the Lykaia on the slopes of Mount Lykaion "Wolf Mountain" , the tallest peak in rustic Arcadia ; Zeus had only a formal connection  with the rituals and myths of this primitive rite of passage with an ancient threat of cannibalism and the possibility of a werewolf transformation for the ephebes who were the participants. Europa was the daughter of the king of Tyre. She bore him the twin gods Apollon and Artemis.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. On one occasion Zeus himself renounced the nymph Thetis when he learned that she would give birth to a son greater than its father. Evelyn-White Greek epic C8th or 7th B. He called to a servant, and Asterion lifted a round revolving sphere, the shape of the sky, the image of the universe, and laid it upon the lid of a chest. But Lycus married Dirce. When he fought the Lernaean Hydra , she sent a crab to bite at his feet in the hopes of distracting him. Unbeknownst to her, the bull was actually Zeus - he had transformed himself into the gentle beast in order to boink her.