noun Greek Mythology.
Examples from the Web for gyges
The shadow of calamity had, however, fallen upon Lydia towards the close of Gyges' long reign.
Gyges takes the city but not the citadel of Colophon; according to Athenæus (p. 256) he concluded a friendly treaty with Colophon.
Gyges endeavoured to awaken the military instincts of his subjects.
Such are the accounts given by the Greeks of the deeds of Gyges.
Each one of those beads fell upon the heart of Gyges as a drop of molten lead falls upon water.King Candaules|Thophile Gautier