Sentence Examples with the word Deucalion

The deluge was said to have been sent by Zeus in the time of Deucalion in consequence of the sons' impiety.

When Zeus had resolved to destroy all mankind by a flood, Deucalion constructed a boat or ark, in which, after drifting nine days and nights, he landed on Mount Parnassus (according to others, Othrys, Aetna or Athos) with his wife.