As the gods had anticipated,
Carruthers threw himself in a chair, and laughed till the dogs Bijou, Bonbon, and
The first woman, bestowed upon humankind as a punishment for Prometheus's theft of fire. Entrusted with a box containing all the ills that could plague people, ...
According to Greek legend, the first woman,
The first mortal woman. In one story she was created by Zeus and sent to earth with a jar or box of evils in revenge for Prometheus' having brought the gift of fire ...
n (Greek mythology) the first woman; created by Hephaestus on orders from Zeus who presented her to Epimetheus along with a box filled with evils. Example ...
1570s, in Greek mythology, the first mortal woman, made by Hephaestus and
given as a bride to Epimetheus, from Greek