Definition of Heroes

1. Noun. (plural of hero) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Heroes

1. hero [n] - See also: hero

Lexicographical Neighbors of Heroes

herniæ
herns
hernshaw
hernshaws
hero
hero-worship
hero call
hero calls
hero sandwich
hero worship
hero worshiper
hero worshipper
heroa
herodiones
heroe
heroes (current term)
heroess
heroesses
heroic
heroic couplet
heroic meter
heroic meters
heroic poem
heroic poetry
heroic stanza
heroic tale
heroic verse
heroical
heroically
heroicize

Literary usage of Heroes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Iliad of Homer by Homer (1796)
"For we no more than dark reports enjoy, , c. What chiefs and heroes led the Greeks to Troy. Ver. 578. ..."

2. The History of Rome by Wilhelm Ihne (1871)
"Everywhere the settlers took their gods and their heroes with them, and even the surrounding barbarians were glad to exchange the shadowy forms of their own ..."

3. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1827)
"Finaal and This Caledonian war, neither marked by decisive his heroes. even( ... Fingal, whose fame, with that of his heroes and bards, has been revived in ..."

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