Amphitryon

[ am-fi-tree-uh n ]
/ æmˈfɪ tri ən /

noun Classical Mythology.

the husband of the virtuous Alcmene, whom Zeus seduced by assuming the form of Amphitryon, resulting in the birth of Hercules.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for amphitryon

British Dictionary definitions for amphitryon

Amphitryon

/ (æmˈfɪtrɪən) /

noun

Greek myth the grandson of Perseus and husband of Alcmene
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012