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Heracles:

see HerculesHercules
, Heracles,
or Herakles
, most popular of all Greek heroes, famous for extraordinary strength and courage. Alcmene, wife of Amphitryon, made love to both Zeus and her husband on the same night and bore two sons, Hercules (son of Zeus) and Iphicles
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Alcides was so excited to see him, as she couldn't believe he had come to see her perform and gave him her number.
Married father-of-three Alcides, then 37, was left in a coma with multiple fractures of his ribs, right arm and both legs as well as damage to his spinal cord.
Sin demerito de los otros autores, en el libro es notorio el trabajo realizado por Alcides Beretta Curi quien a lo largo de varios capitulos--tres de su autoria y uno en coautoria--da muestra de una tarea de edicion y compilacion que ha dejado una marca muy importante en el conjunto de la obra.
While Rajkovic, 19, bought from OFKBelgrade, might be allowed to stay away, Chelsea may decide to take a closer look at Alcides, 23, who was signed four years ago and was at Benfica before becoming a regular with PSV's title-winners.
Alcides Pasquale, CFO of Bertolini Furniture, worries about not being able to see the forest for his trees.
Alcides Vargas last night told how John's wife Sheila cried hysterically next to the body of her 65-year-old husband in the lobby of the Monasterio Hotel, in Cuzco, Peru.
Dante's cherished Lucan does not get the treatment one would expect in this context, although verses 648-49 of book 4 of the Pharsalia could eventually explain the "exaggerated break in the back" (77) of Alcides. Finally, Friedrich Polleross examines Andrea Doria's representations as Neptune.