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n. Greek Mythology
A king of Crete, the son of Zeus and Europa, who was made one of the three judges in the underworld after his death.
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(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a king of Crete for whom Daedalus built the Labyrinth to contain the Minotaur
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Mi•nos(ˈmaɪ nəs, -nɒs)
a legendary ruler of Crete who ordered Daedalus to build a labyrinth to house the Minotaur.
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|Noun||1.||Minos - son of Zeus and Europa; king of ancient Crete; ordered Daedalus to build the labyrinth; after death Minos became a judge in the underworld|
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Minos[ˈmaɪnɒs] n → Minosse m
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