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Admete

Daughter of eurystheus
Wanted Hippolytas belt

1

Aeacus

Judge in underworld
Grandfather of Achilles father of Pilius

2

Alcmena

Hercules mother

3

Alps

Mountains Hercules journeyed through with oxen

4

Amazons

War like women who only use men to get offspring

5

Amphitryon

Alcemenas husband- general in army

6

Apollo

Ordered Hercules to hand himself over to eurystheus

7

Arcadia

Country with boar and also centaurs

8

Athena/Minerva

Helped hercules by protecting him

9

Atlas

Offered to tell Hesperides to give apples of Hercules would hold the sky

10

Augeas Rex

King of Elis
Location of Augean stables

11

Busiris Rex

King of Egyptians
Sacrificed humans

12

Cacus

Fire breathing
Stole 4 oxen while Hercules slept

13

Centauri

Half human half horse
Attacked Hercules over wine

14

Cerberus

3 headed dog in underworld
Dragged to Tiryns as 12 labor

15

Cerynean stag

Stag with golden horns and great swiftness
Captured by Hercules

16

Charon

Led sounds across rover Styx

17

Creon Rex

King of Thebes

18

Crete

Location of bull

19

Deianeria

Hercules 2nd wife

20

Delphi

Location of the oracle whom Hercules consulted

21

Diomedes Rex

Owned flesh eating horses
Hercules killed him an fed him to horses
Son of ares

22

Elis

Land of Augeas

23

Elysian Fields

Place for the blessed in the underworld

24

Erginus Rex

King of minyans

25

Erythea

Where Geryon lived

26

Erymanthean boar

4th labor
Dragged out of ditch by Hercules

27

Eurystheus

King of tiryns
Have Hercules 12 labors

28

Eurytion

Guarded cattle

29

Geryon

Man with 3 bodies