Eurystheus

Eurystheus

[yoo-ris-thee-uhs, -thyoos, yuh-]
noun Classical Mythology.
a king of Mycenae and cousin of Hercules, upon whom he imposed 12 labors.
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Eurystheus (jʊˈrɪsθjuːs, -θɪəs)
 
n
Greek myth a grandson of Perseus, who, through the favour of Hera, inherited the kingship of Mycenae, which Zeus had intended for Hercules

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