Gender Masculine
Scripts Προμηθεύς(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. PRO-MEH-TEWS(Classical Greek) pro-MEE-thee-əs(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek προμήθεια (prometheia) meaning "foresight, forethought". In Greek myth he was the Titan who gave the knowledge of fire to mankind. For doing this he was punished by Zeus, who had him chained to a rock and caused an eagle to feast daily on his liver, which regenerated itself each night. Herakles eventually freed him.

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Entry updated May 29, 2020