noun Classical Mythology.
Examples from the Web for cephalus
The name was traditionally derived from Cephalus, the Attic hero who was regarded as having colonized the island.
Who would imagine that Lysias, who is here assailed by Socrates, is the son of his old friend Cephalus?Phaedrus|Plato
He had a grandson who used to play with our little Cephalus.Lords of the World|Alfred John Church
Cephalus wished to match it against a fox which he thought surpassed all animals for speed.Astronomical Curiosities|J. Ellard Gore
"I did not know you cared for that sort of thing," said Cephalus.Orpheus in Mayfair and Other Stories and Sketches|Maurice Baring