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date: 07 August 2020

Gorgon/Medūsa 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
Author(s):
John RobertsJohn Roberts

female monsters in Greek myth. Acc. to the canonical version of the myth Perseus was ordered to fetch the head of Medusa, the mortal sister of Sthenno and Euryale; with their horrific gaze these Gorgons turned to stone anyone who looked at them. With the help of ... ...

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