Iolaus


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Iolaus

nephew and trusted companion of Hercules. [Gk. Myth.: Howe, 141]
See: Loyalty
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And her Heracles, the son of Zeus, of the house of Amphitryon, together with warlike Iolaus, destroyed with the unpitying sword through the plans of Athene the spoil-driver.
They have no friend Iolaus to burn with a hot iron the root of the hydra's head, but as soon as one head is crushed, two spring up.
Michael Hurst, who played Iolaus in Hercules - the Legendary Journeys, and Jennifer Blanc (Kendra in Dark Angel and Kate in Party of Five) were among the first guests to arrive.
Even the prosimetric form, considered the hallmark of Menippean works, may in fact link the Satyricon to the Greek comic novel, as has been shown by the recent discovery of papyri fragments containing the so-called romances of Iolaus and Tinuphis (162-65).
Michael Hurst, who plays Kevin Sorbo's sidekick, Iolaus, on ``Hercules: The Legendary Journeys,'' has previously directed episodes of that show as well as ``Xena: Warrior Princess.
Fitch Ratings, the international rating agency, has assigned expected ratings to Iolaus (European Loan Conduit No.
Iolaus covers romantic friendship from prehistoric up to modern times.
Some titles which are conspicuously absent (for instance, Iolaus and Lollianus' Phoenician story) are dealt with in the final chapter of the book.
Sure, Xena has puckered up to Gabrielle, but the closest you'll get to queer on Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is that, the big hunk (Kevin Sorbo) consorts with drag queens--namely, the Widow Twanky, a recurring character played by a heavily padded Michael Hurst, who usually plays Here's sidekick, Iolaus.
208 million commercial mortgage-backed floating-rate notes to be issued by Iolaus (European Loan Conduit No.
The filmmakers decided to go with a revisionist approach to the character, making him straddle the line between human and immortal, never quite revealing the true extent of his power since his great deeds are exaggerated by his storytelling nephew Iolaus.
Herc may be brave but he doesn't work solo, his elite force comprised of a cynic, a seer, an Amazon, a savage -- and, most importantly, a bullshit artist, his own nephew Iolaus (Reece Ritchie) who trumpets his deeds far and wide, burnishing the legend ("His father was Zeus.