Daedalus definition

dĕdl-əs
A renowned craftsman, sculptor, and inventor and builder of the Labyrinth. He fashioned the wings with which he and his son Icarus escaped from Crete after their imprisonment by Minos.
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(gr. myth., person, proper) The skillful artist and builder of the Labyrinth in Crete, from which, by means of wings he made, he and his son Icarus escaped.
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Greek mythological figure who crafted the waxen wings of Icarus.
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Origin of daedalus

  • From Latin Daedalus, from Ancient Greek Δαίδαλος (Daidalos).

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