noun Classical Mythology.
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Words nearby Eurystheus
Example sentences from the Web for Eurystheus
To carry off these cattle to Greece was one of the twelve “labours” imposed by Eurystheus upon Heracles.
The fourth was to bring alive to Eurystheus a wild boar, which ravaged the neighbourhood of Erymanthus.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
The first task that Eurystheus gave the hero was to procure the skin of a monstrous lion that inhabited the Nemean forest.Stories of Old Greece and Rome|Emilie Kip Baker
True, later sagas represent these deeds as adventures which the hero undertook at the command of King Eurystheus of Mycene.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
For it is his doom that he should fulfil his previous toils for Eurystheus, and afterwards be numbered with the gods.Stories of the Old world|Alfred John Church