Heraclidae

Heraclidae

[her-uh-klahy-dee]
noun
a drama (429? b.c.) by Euripides.
Also, Heracleidae.
Also called Children of Hercules.
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Heraclid

[her-uh-klid]
noun, plural Heraclidae [her-uh-klahy-dee] .
a person claiming descent from Hercules, especially one of the Dorian aristocracy of Sparta.

Heraclidan [her-uh-klahyd-n] , adjective
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Heraclid or Heraklid (ˈhɛrəklɪd)
 
n , pl Heraclidae, Heraklidae
any person claiming descent from Hercules, esp one of the Dorian aristocrats of Sparta
 
Heraklid or Heraklid (ˈhɛrəklɪd, ˌhɛrəˈklaɪdiː)
 
n
 
Heraclidan or Heraklid
 
adj
 
Heraklidan or Heraklid
 
adj

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