hercules

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promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar; one of the Pillars of Hercules Abila , Abyla , Jebel Musa
(Greek mythology) the extremely dirty stables that were finally cleaned by Hercules who diverted two rivers through them Augean stables
location of a colony of the United Kingdom on a limestone promontory at the southern tip of Spain; strategically important because it can control the entrance of ships into the Mediterranean; one of the Pillars of Hercules Calpe , Gibraltar , Rock of Gibraltar
(Greek mythology) the learned centaur who tutored Achilles, Asclepius, Hercules, Jason, and other heroes Chiron
small constellation in the northern hemisphere between Bootes and Hercules Corona Borealis
type genus of Araliaceae; large widely distributed genus of shrubs and trees and vines: spikenard; Hercules'-club genus Aralia
(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with three heads that was slain by Hercules Geryon
(Greek mythology) the goddess of youth and spring; wife of Hercules; daughter of Zeus and Hera; cupbearer to the Olympian gods Hebe
(Greek mythology) an enormous lion strangled by Hercules as the first of his 12 labors Nemean lion
large constellation in the equatorial region between Hercules and Scorpius Ophiuchus
two promontories at the eastern end of the Strait of Gibraltar; according to legend they were formed by Hercules Pillars of Hercules
(Greek mythology) the Titan who stole fire from Olympus and gave it to mankind; Zeus punished him by chaining him to a rock where an eagle gnawed at his liver until Hercules rescued him Prometheus
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