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Origin of Iapetus
Words nearby Iapetus
Example sentences from the Web for Iapetus
But the noble son of Iapetus outwitted him and stole the far-seen gleam of unwearying fire in a hollow fennel stalk.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
Atlas, the son of Iapetus, was doomed to bear the heavens on his shoulders.
Homer mentions specially two of them, Iapetus and Cronus; but Hesiod enumerates thirteen.
The presumptuous son of Iapetus, by an impious fraud, brought down fire into the world.The Works of Horace|Horace
The frigid gray eyes swung back to the sight that was revealed on Iapetus.Hawk Carse|Anthony Gilmore