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Creon

[ kree-on ]
/ ˈkri ɒn /
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noun Classical Mythology.
a king of Thebes, the brother of Jocasta and the uncle of Eteocles, Polynices, and Antigone.
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Creon
/ (ˈkriːɒn) /

noun
Greek myth the successor to Oedipus as king of Thebes; the brother of JocastaSee also Antigone
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