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Heraclid

[ her-uh-klid ]
/ ˈhɛr ə klɪd /
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noun, plural Her·a·cli·dae [her-uh-klahy-dee]. /ˌhɛr əˈklaɪ di/.
a person claiming descent from Hercules, especially one of the Dorian aristocracy of Sparta.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Heraclid

Her·a·cli·dan [her-uh-klahyd-n], /ˌhɛr əˈklaɪd n/, adjective
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Heraclid

Heraklid

/ (ˈhɛrəklɪd) /

noun plural Heraclidae or Heraklidae (ˌhɛrəˈklaɪdiː)
any person claiming descent from Hercules, esp one of the Dorian aristocrats of Sparta

Derived forms of Heraclid

Heraclidan or Heraklidan (ˌhɛrəˈklaɪdən), adjective
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