Hydra

HYDRA, Lernaean Hydra (gr. Lernaĩos hýdra) in Greek mythology the water monster (compare greek hýdōr „water”), offspring of ➚ Typhon and ➚ Echidna (I), brought up by ➚ Hera [1]. Hydra dwelled under the plane-tree [2] at the swamp area near Lerna (Argolid), where it ravaged … Continue reading Hydra