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Hephaestus

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noun He·phaes·tus \hi-ˈfes-təs, -ˈfēs-\

Definition of Hephaestus

  1. :  the Greek god of fire and metalworking — compare vulcan



Origin of hephaestus

Latin, from Greek Hēphaistos


First Known Use: 1658

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