Briareus



noun
(Greek myth) a giant with a hundred arms and fifty heads who aided Zeus and the Olympians against the Titans
Historical Examples

The Virginians William Makepeace Thackeray
Ask Momma R. S. Surtees
Guy Livingstone; George A. Lawrence
Yachting Vol. 1 Various.
Dealings with the Dead, Volume I (of 2) A Sexton of the Old School
A Changed Heart May Agnes Fleming
Dealings With The Dead A Sexton of the Old School
A Walk from London to John O’Groat’s Elihu Burritt
The Infernal Marriage Benjamin Disraeli
Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2) Andrew Lang

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