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(Greek mythology) monster with nine heads; when struck off each head was replaced by two new oneshydra;
(Greek mythology) one of a people that the ancient Greeks believed lived in a warm and sunny land north of the source of the north windhyperborean;
(Greek mythology) the Greek god of sleep; the son of Nyxhypnos;
monstrous sea creature symbolizing evil in the Old Testamentleviathan;
(Greek mythology) the daughter of Tantalus whose boasting about her children provoked Apollo and Artemis to slay them all; Niobe was turned to stone while bewailing her lossniobe;
(Greek mythology) the son of Zeus who slew Medusa (with the help of Athena and Hermes) and rescued Andromeda from a sea monsterperseus;
(Greek mythology) an Ethiopian princess and daughter of Cassiopeia; she was fastened to a rock and exposed to a sea monster that was sent by Poseidon, but she was rescued by Perseus and became his wifeandromeda;
(Greek mythology) king of Ethiopia and husband of Cassiopeiacepheus;
(Greek mythology) the wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromedacassiopeia;
(Greek mythology) a woman transformed into a Gorgon by Athena; she was slain by Perseusmedusa;
(Greek mythology) one of the three Gorgonsstheno;
(Greek mythology) one of the three Gorgonseuryale;
a mythical monster having the head of man (with horns) and the body of a lion and the tail of a scorpionmantichora; manticora; manticore; mantiger;
(Greek legend) the greedy king of Phrygia who Dionysus gave the power to turn everything he touched into goldmidas;
(Greek legend) a king in ancient Greece who offended Zeus and whose punishment was to roll a huge boulder to the top of a steep hill; each time the boulder neared the top it rolled back down and Sisyphus was forced to start againsisyphus;
(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with the head of a bull and the body of a man; slain by Theseusminotaur;
the Roman god of sleep and dreamsmorpheus;
(Greek mythology) a beautiful young man who fell in love with his own reflectionnarcissus;
(Greek mythology) an enormous lion strangled by Hercules as the first of his 12 laborsnemean lion;
(German mythology) any of the group of dwarfs who possessed a treasure hoard that was stolen by Siegfriednibelung;