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n. Greek Mythology
The daughter of Zeus and Leda and wife of Menelaus, considered to be the most beautiful woman in the world. Her abduction by Paris caused the Trojan War.
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(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the beautiful daughter of Zeus and Leda, whose abduction by Paris from her husband Menelaus caused the Trojan War
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the beautiful daughter of Zeus and Leda and wife of Menelaus, whose abduction by Paris was the cause of the Trojan War.Also called Hel′en of Troy′.
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|Noun||1.||Helen - (Greek mythology) the beautiful daughter of Zeus and Leda who was abducted by Paris; the Greek army sailed to Troy to get her back which resulted in the Trojan War|
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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n → Helene f; (Myth) → Helena f; Helen of Troy → die Schöne Helena
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Helen[ˈhɛlɪn] n → Elena
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