Minotaur

Minotaur, in the Greek mythology a monster, half-man half-bull with a bull's head, confined in the Labyrinth of Crete, fed by the annual tribute of seven youths and seven maidens of Athenian birth, till he was slain by Theseus with the help of Ariadne (q.v.).

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

Minos * Minstrels
Minarets
Minerva
Minerva Press
Minghetti, Marco
Minims
Minneapolis
Minnesingers
Minnesota
Minorca
Minos
Minotaur
Minstrels
Minto, Earl of
Mirabeau, Gabriel Honoré Riquetti, Comte de
Mirabeau, Victor Riquetti, Marquis de
Miracle Plays
Miranda
Miranda, Francesco de
Miserere
Mishna
Misprision

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