Theseus

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The·se·us

 (thē′sē-əs, -syo͞os′)
n. Greek Mythology
A hero and king of Athens who slew the Minotaur and united Attica.

The·se′an (thĭ-sē′ən) adj.

Theseus

(ˈθiːsɪəs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a hero of Attica, noted for his many great deeds, among them the slaying of the Minotaur, the conquest of the Amazons, whose queen he married, and participation in the Calydonian hunt
Thesean adj

The•se•us

(ˈθi si əs, -syus)

n.
a legendary hero of Attica and king of ancient Athens, renowned for the slaying of the Minotaur.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Theseus - (Greek mythology) a hero and king of Athens who was noted for his many great deeds: killed Procrustes and the Minotaur and defeated the Amazons and united AtticaTheseus - (Greek mythology) a hero and king of Athens who was noted for his many great deeds: killed Procrustes and the Minotaur and defeated the Amazons and united Attica
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Translations

Theseus

[ˈθiːsjuːs] NTeseo

Theseus

[ˈθiːsɪəs] nTeseo
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Nicosia's "red light district" has been predominantly confined to three streets in the old town since the 1950s on Soutsou, Pentadaktylou and Theseos streets.
Quae de Minotauro undoso dilatando venas grata, auriferas, generosa Christianos Theseos salva .
no quiera Dios, que sean tan ingratos los espanoles, con Lima, como lo fue Theseo con Ariadna, dexandola acabar y consumir en lo retirado de este nuevo mundo .