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Noun1.Augeas - (Greek mythology) the mythical Greek king who for 30 years did not clean his stables which contained his vast herd of cattle
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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He is entertained there by Polyxenus and receives a mixing bowl as a gift; the story of Trophonius and Agamedes and Augeas then follows.
The two others were Diores, son of Amarynces, and Polyxenus, son of King Agasthenes, son of Augeas.
172) cuenta que en Elide reinaba Augeas, quien era hijo de Helios y el escolio explica que [TEXTO IRREPRODUCIBLE EN ASCII].
In Greek mythology, Hercules cleaned the filthy quarters housing the teeming cattle of King Augeas in a single day.
Someone has to play Augeas here and find a Heracles to clean the filth in IPL.