Share this entry

Antaeus Syllabification: An·tae·us
Pronunciation: /anˈtēəs/ /-ˈtā-/
Greek Mythology

Definition of Antaeus in English:

A giant, the son of Poseidon and Earth, who compelled all comers to wrestle with him, overcoming and killing them all until he was defeated by Hercules.

Words that rhyme with Antaeus

Andreas, Laius, Menelaus

Definition of Antaeus in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources