Associations to the word «Daedalus»

Wiktionary

DAEDALUS, proper noun. Greek mythological figure who crafted the waxen wings of Icarus.

Dictionary definition

DAEDALUS, noun. (Greek mythology) an Athenian inventor who built the labyrinth of Minos; to escape the labyrinth he fashioned wings for himself and his son Icarus.

Wise words

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