- a Cyclops who was blinded by Odysseus.
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Historical Examples of polyphemus
The polyphemus moth, for example, has been experimented with a great deal.Boy Scouts Handbook
Boy Scouts of America
This was Polyphemus, the son of Poseidon, the owner of the cave.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome
Polyphemus had an eye for business; it was in the middle of his forehead.A Miscellany of Men
G. K. Chesterton
Poseidon will not permit it, because thou hast blinded his son, Polyphemus.
The most terrible, Polyphemus, devours several of Odysseus' companions.Christianity As A Mystical Fact
- Greek myth a cyclops who imprisoned Odysseus and his companions in his cave. To effect his escape, Odysseus blinded him