Greek Mythology: Heracles And Hercules

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In mythology, a hero is defined as a person who's endowed with great courage and strength and is celebrated for accomplishing bold acts. A hero usually has divine ancestry and is favored by the gods. Outside of mythology, the definition of heroism is more subjective. Heracles fit into my definition of a hero because he is the biggest strongest, fiercest person. Heracles and Hercules are the same mythological hero. Heracles was perhaps the most famous ancient hero. He was a demigod, the half-god, half-human son of Zeus and a mortal woman. Traditionally, this myth has been passed down orally. Heracles was very strong; skillful with a bow and arrow and master wrestler. Heracles wrestled a lion with his bare hands. Then he skinned it and wore
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