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This is where the dictionary says the word comes from:

Things that take great strength — like throwing a boulder or finishing math homework — are sometimes called herculean in honor of the Greek god Hercules. Just like Thursday comes from the Scandinavian god Thor, the god Hercules gave us this word.



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