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Words nearby Hera
Example sentences from the Web for Hera
When vengeance has been taken Iris descends from heaven, sent by Hera to stain Heracles with kindred bloodshed.Authors of Greece|T. W. Lumb
The similarity between this story and the incident related of Zeus and Hera in Il.The Heroic Age|H. Munro Chadwick
She is somehow connected with the fable of the birth of the monster Typhoeus, son of Hera without a father.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Andrew Lang
At Samos the ἱερὸς γάμος was celebrated annually; the image of Hera was concealed on the sea-shore and solemnly discovered.
Turned by the jealous Hera into a bear, and by Zeus into the constellation of that name.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4|Lucian of Samosata
British Dictionary definitions for Hera
Cultural definitions for Hera
[Roman name Juno]
The Greek and Roman goddess who protected marriage; she was the wife of Zeus. Hera is best known for her jealousy and for her animosity toward the many mortal women with whom her husband fell in love. (See Judgment of Paris.)