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Heracles

/ˈhɛrəˌkliːz/
noun
1.
the usual name (in Greek) for Hercules1
Derived Forms
Heraclean, Heraklean, adjective

Hercules1

/ˈhɜːkjʊˌliːz/
noun
1.
(classical myth) Also called Alcides. a hero noted for his great strength, courage, and for the performance of twelve immense labours
2.
a man of outstanding strength or size
Derived Forms
Herculean, Heraclean, Heraklean, adjective
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