Deucalion [doo- key-lee- uh n, dyoo-] EXAMPLES | noun . Classical Mythology a son of Prometheus who survived the Deluge to regenerate the human race.
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I am a peaceful man,
Deucalion, and have taken a wife who requires nourishment.
Deucalion, it is dangerous for me to be missing from my temple overlong, so I will go. Deucalion when he landed here new from Yucatan was a strong man.
You should not have let me stand in the way of Atlantis' good,
And besides, though you are a great man,
Deucalion, you are not chief. British Dictionary definitions for deucalion noun the son of Prometheus and, with his wife Pyrrha, the only survivor on earth of a flood sent by Zeus ( Deucalion's flood). Together, they were allowed to repopulate the world by throwing stones over their shoulders, which became men and women
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