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Bacchus

Bacchus  

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In Greek mythology, another name for Dionysus.
Bellerophon

Bellerophon  

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In Homer's account he is son of Glaucus and grandson of Sisyphus, and a native of Ephyre (generally identified with Corinth). Proetus, king of Tiryns, had a wife Anteia (Stheneboea in later versions) ...
Echidne

Echidne  

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The daughter of Gaia and Tartaros, Echidne (Echnida), was the monstrous half woman, half serpent mother, by the fire- breathing giant Typhon, of several monsters in Greek mythology. Her brood ...
Pegasus

Pegasus  

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In Greek mythology, a winged horse which sprang from the blood of Medusa when Perseus cut off her head. Pegasus was ridden by Perseus in his rescue of Andromeda, and by Bellerophon when he fought the ...
sphinx

sphinx  

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Ancient Egyptian sculptured figure of a recumbent lion's body with a male human head (androsphinx), often with the Nemes headdress. Sphinxes in the Egyptian style were often made by the Romans, and ...

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