1678, in the meaning defined above
Latin, from Greek Hēphaistos
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The Romance languages gave us 'cyclopes,' and we accepted.
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“Hephaestus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hephaestus. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.
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