Alcides


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Alcides

(ælˈsaɪdiːz)
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(Classical Myth & Legend) another name for Hercules11
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Noun1.Alcides - (classical mythology) a hero noted for his strengthAlcides - (classical mythology) a hero noted for his strength; performed 12 immense labors to gain immortality
classical mythology - the system of mythology of the Greeks and Romans together; much of Roman mythology (especially the gods) was borrowed from the Greeks
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But come, put on your arms of war that with all speed we may bring the car of Ares and our own together and fight; for he shall not frighten the dauntless son of Zeus, nor yet the son of Iphiclus: rather, I think he will flee before the two sons of blameless Alcides who are near him and eager to raise the war cry for battle; for this they love better than a feast.
As when ALCIDES from OEALIA Crown'd With conquest, felt th' envenom'd robe, and tore Through pain up by the roots THESSALIAN Pines, And LICHAS from the top of OETA threw Into th' EUBOIC Sea.
Alcide d'Orbingy has examined these shells, and pronounces them all to be recent.
Contractor name : REINALDO ALCIDES ARREDONDO FERNANDEZ
London, Nov 5 ( ANI ): Sven-Goran Eriksson has revealed how he fell in love with Mexican dancer, Yaniseth Alcides.
Jane McKenna, Joao Alcides Goncalves and Andrew Yearsley, will be competing with their stilton and walnut open sandwich, ballotine of chicken and sea bream with mussels.
Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, son of Alcides and Elba Irizarry, he lived many years on Long Island.
Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven are pleading with Chelsea to extend the loan of defenders Brazilian Alcides and Slobodan Rajkovic.
El galan cubano, a quien vimos anteriormente en las telenovelas 'El cuerpo del deseo' y 'Pasion de Gavilanes' tiene a su cargo la interpretacion simultanea de los dos protagonicos masculinos: los hermanos gemelos Hugo y Alcides de Medina.