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English noun: Perseus

1. Perseus (person) (Greek mythology) the son of Zeus who slew Medusa (with the help of Athena and Hermes) and rescued Andromeda from a sea monster


Instance hypernymmythical being


Domain categoryGreek mythology

2. Perseus (object) a conspicuous constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Auriga and Cassiopeia and crossed by the Milky Way


Instance hypernymconstellation


Member holonymAlgol









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