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Nessus

Nessus (Nes´sus). The name of the [[Centaur (mythology)]] that was destroyed by [[Hercules (mythology)]] for insulting his wife [[Deianira (mythology)]]. […]

Mythology June 17, 2024 June 17, 2024 centaur, Deianira, Hercules, myth, mythological character, mythology, Nessus
Nemaean Lion

Nemaean Lion (Nemae´an), see [[Hercules (mythology)]].

Mythology June 16, 2024 June 16, 2024 Hercules, myth, mythological character, mythology, Nemaean Lion
Lyre

Lyre This musical instrument is constantly associated with the doings of the ancient deities. [[Amphion (mythology)]] built the walls of […]

Mythology June 6, 2024 June 6, 2024 Amphion, Arion, Harpies, Hercules, lyre, mercury, myth, mythological character, mythology, Orpheus
Lerna

Lerna (Ler´na). The lake or swamp near Argos where [[Hercules (mythology)]] conquered the Lernaean [[Hydra (mythology)]].

Mythology June 2, 2024 June 2, 2024 Hercules, Hydra, Lerna, myth, mythological character, mythology
Labor

Labor (Lab´or), see [[Atlas (mythology)]], [[Hercules (mythology)]].

Mythology May 29, 2024 May 29, 2024 atlas, Hercules, labor, myth, mythological character, mythology
Jupiter

Jupiter (Ju´piter), son of [[Saturn (mythology)]] and [[Cybele (mythology)]] (or [[Ops (mythology)]]), was born on Mount Ida, in Crete, and […]

Mythology May 27, 2024 May 27, 2024 Amalthaea, Belus, Cybele, Hercules, Jove, Jupiter, myth, mythological character, mythology, Ops, Osiris, Saturn, Titans
Iphicles

Iphicles (Iph´icles) was twin brother of [[Hercules (mythology)]], and father of [[Iolaus (mythology)]].

Mythology May 25, 2024 May 25, 2024 Hercules, Iolaus, Iphicles, myth, mythological character, mythology
Iolaus

Iolaus (Iola´us), son of [[Iphicles (mythology)]], assisted [[Hercules (mythology)]] in conquering the [[Hydra (mythology)]], by burning with hot irons the […]

Mythology May 24, 2024 May 24, 2024 Hebe, Hercules, Hydra, Iolaus, Iphicles, myth, mythological character, mythology
Hylas

Hylas (Hy´las). A beautiful boy beloved by [[Hercules (mythology)]]. The nymphs were jealous of him, and spirited him away while […]

Mythology May 21, 2024 May 21, 2024 Hercules, Hylas, myth, mythological character, mythology
Hydra

Hydra (Hy´dra). A monster serpent, which had a hundred heads. It was slain by [[Hercules (mythology)]]. See [[Hercules (mythology)]].

Mythology May 20, 2024 May 20, 2024 Hercules, Hydra, myth, mythological character, mythology

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