- A man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength.
- usage: "RAF pilots were the heroes of the Battle of Britain"
- The principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem.
- Someone who fights for a cause.
- Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century.
- Classical mythology. ( a being of great strength and courage celebrated for bold exploits; often the offspring of a mortal and a god)
- Greek mythology. ( priestess of Aphrodite who killed herself when her lover Leander drowned while trying to swim the Hellespont to see her)
- A large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States.
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