Danaides

Danaides (Dana`ides) , daughters of Danaüs, who, for murdering their husbands on the night after marriage, were doomed in the nether world to the impossible task of filling with water a vessel pierced with holes. See Danaüs.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Danaë * Danaüs
Damiens, Robert François
Damietta
Damocles
Damon and Pythias
Dampier, William
Dana, Charles Anderson
Dana, James Dwight
Dana, Richard Henry
Dana, Richard Henry
Danaë
Dana`ides
Danaüs
Danby, Francis
Dance, George
Dance of Death
Dancing Mania
Dancourt, Florent Carton
Dandie Dinmont
Dandin, George
Dandin, Perrin
Dan`dolo

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Danaides in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable