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Hercules
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

4 uses
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Definition
mythological Roman hero famous for his strength and for performing 12 immense labors to gain immortality
  • But the rock was too heavy, and too firmly wedged, to be moved by any one man, were he Hercules himself.
    Chapters 23-24 (61% in)
  • Ah, this gentleman is a Hercules killing Cacus, a Perseus freeing Andromeda.
    Chapters 39-40 (46% in)
  • "Ah, you do well to ask," said Eugenie, laughing; "I forgot that I was Hercules, and you only the pale Omphale!"
    Chapters 97-98 (15% in)
  • The gratings are every day carefully examined by jailers, whose herculean proportions and cold pitiless expression prove them to have been chosen to reign over their subjects for their superior activity and intelligence.
    Chapters 107-108 (1% in)

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