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Rhadamanthys

or Rhadamanthus

[rad-uh-man-thuh s] /ˌræd əˈmæn θəs/
noun
1.
Classical Mythology. a son of Zeus and Europa, rewarded for the justice he exemplified on earth by being made, after his death, a judge in the Underworld, where he served with his brothers Minos and Aeacus.
2.
an inflexibly just or severe judge.
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Rhadamanthine
[rad-uh-man-thin, -thahyn] /ˌræd əˈmæn θɪn, -θaɪn/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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