Definitions for daedalusˈdɛd l əs; esp. Brit. ˈdid l əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Daedalus, Daedal(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


  1. Daedalus(ProperNoun)

    Greek mythological figure who crafted the waxen wings of Icarus.

  2. Origin: From Daedalus, from Δαίδαλος.


  1. Daedalus

    In Greek mythology, Daedalus /di:dəlɪs/ or /dɛdəlɪs/ was a skillful craftsman and artisan. He is the father of Icarus and Iapyx and the uncle of Perdix.


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