theseus

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beautiful daughter of Minos and Pasiphae; she fell in love with Theseus and gave him the thread with which he found his way out of the Minotaur's labyrinth Ariadne
(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with the head of a bull and the body of a man; slain by Theseus Minotaur
(Greek mythology) a mythical giant who was a thief and murderer; he would capture people and tie them to an iron bed, stretching them or hacking off their legs to make them fit; was killed by Theseus Procrustes
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