Definitions for "Hero"
The main character in a story, who drives the plot, or around whom plot is structured. Often, but not always the protagonist .
A mortal divinized after stasis, to whom sacrifices and honours are paid. In Hesiodos the heroes are an intermediate generation between gods and mortals (demi-god).
The protagonist of the monomyth described by Campbell and Leeming. Such characters tend to be both round and dynamic. According to Frazer, the hero's forerunners were the shaman and the divine king, figures who had direct access to extraordinary spiritual energies. Through psychological identification with these figures, a community could vicariously gain access to spiritual energies. As this suggests, heroes are those with whom we tend to identify ourselves; they are our proxies. The hero's quest for individuation symbolizes the journey we must all make.
a man or woman who defies adversity by doing what he or she believes is right in spite of fear
a man who struggles against overwhelming odds and achieves a physical or spiritual victory
an ordinary individual that finds the strength to perservere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles
An illustrious man, supposed to be exalted, after death, to a place among the gods; a demigod, as Hercules.
A man of distinguished valor or enterprise in danger, or fortitude in suffering; a prominent or central personage in any remarkable action or event; hence, a great or illustrious person.
a person is a person distinguished for valor, fortitude, or bold enterprise
n. the most important man in the story of a novel, play, etc., especially if he is good or noble.
a person who is willing to sacrifice himself for others
a super unit with a number of special abilities that are unlocked with experience earned in battle
Keywords:  triumphs, poem, neid, strenght, bravery
The principal personage in a poem, story, and the like, or the person who has the principal share in the transactions related; as Achilles in the Iliad, Ulysses in the Odyssey, and ├ćneas in the ├ćneid.
The principle character at the center of the story who struggles throughout the story, but generally triumphs in some manner at the story's conclusion.
the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem
Keywords:  fun, inspired, angband, roguelike, brad
a fun person to write about
a mere shadow of the actual individual, constructed of flowery and inspiring adjectives
a perfect blend of fun, fantasy and feeling--and hotter than chestnuts roasted on an open fire
a tale of one city, divided by fear and racism, murder and politics, and notions of home and community
a wonderfully amusing tale and so much more than I expected
Keywords:  guy, jii, dudly, brian, raven
a Dudly Do-right kind of guy
a guy like you or Raven or Jii or Brian or
a guy saying let's roll, and doing it on the flight to Pennsylvania
Keywords:  drama, geena, cusack, dustin, frears
Hero (also known as Accidental Hero) is a comedy and drama movie starring Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis, Andy Garcia, Chevy Chase, and Joan Cusack and directed by Stephen Frears. It was released in the United States on Friday, October 2, 1992.
Hero is a Drama series that aired in Japan on Fuji TV in 2001.
HERO Magazine was an American glossy men's magazine co-founded in 1997 by Samuel Kensinger Francis and Paul Matthew Horne that rode the wave of the "mainstreaming" of gay culture. It published the first automotive column in a national gay magazine, the first gay wedding guide, etc. Like a gay man's Oprah Winfrey, HERO turned away from the "sex sells" attitude of other gay publications, and did not accept adult or tobacco advertising.
Hero was the 2002 smash hit single from Superchic[k], a Christian Alternative Rock/Christian Pop Punk band. It reached Number One on Christian Rock charts and enjoyed play on both Christian and mainstream radio stations. It is contained in the Superchick release titled "Last One Picked" and was remixed (red Pill) on Regeneration.
a male tantric DEITY, embodying method
In Blizzard Entertainment's real-time strategy game Warcraft III, a Hero is a special kind of unit which embodies some of the properties normally found in role-playing games, such as levelling and skill selection. Heroes were considered one of the most innovative features of Warcraft III, due to the large changes to traditional RTS concepts and strategies brought about by their introduction.
a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
a yummy sandwich
"Hero" is a single released by Enrique Iglesias in 2001. There is also an official Spanish version.
Hero is a Tollywood film that was directed by Vijaya Bapineedu and produced by Allu Aravind. This film starred Chiranjeevi, Radhika, and Rao Gopal Rao in important roles. This film released on April 23, 1984.
Hero was the official film of the 1986 World Cup, held in Mexico.
Keywords:  quq, heathkit, hfl, srd, opportunities
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a human being who makes mistakes, even fatal ones, but who rises above the commonplace, accepts his fate, and retains his honor
a person who lives by the highest ideals, someone with conviction to do what is right because honoring the right path is difficult," Wollard said
a brave and strong person, who is also very human
a goddamn stupid thing to have in the first place, and a general block to anything you might wanta accomplish on your own
an exception, a person defending themselves or others is an exception, the infliction of violence for the betterment of others is an exception
a man who picks up his burden and goes on
a man who willingly devotes his life to the divine and inner truth and shares his vision with the rest of the world
a man who works hard to do his job the best way he possibly can
Keywords:  josey, nickelback, kroeger, chad, scott
"Hero" is a song by Chad Kroeger, the lead singer of Nickelback, recorded in 2002 by Kroeger and Josey Scott, the lead singer of Saliva. Its performance is generally credited in full to "Chad Kroeger featuring Josey Scott."
Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century)
(Greek mythology) priestess of Aphrodite who killed herself when her lover Leander drowned while trying to swim the Hellespont to see her
Keywords:  myx, cbn, manila, metro, cinema
Hero is the anime cable channel in the Philippines formed by Creative Programs Inc. (the cable subsidiary of ABS-CBN) which also produces MYX, Cinema One, ABS-CBN News Channel and Lifestyle Network. So far, it is seen on Sky Cable in Metro Manila and in over 200 cable systems all over the Philippines. It is also known as Hero TV by fans, and later by the channel itself probably due to ambiguation purposes.
Keywords:  eroe
"Hero" is the eighth episode of the third season from the science fiction television series Battlestar Galactica, following "A Measure of Salvation". This episode aired on November 17, 2006.
an average citizen who does something extraordinary, to help someone else in need
Private citizen who tries to stop graffiti painters.
Keywords:  coward, cornered
a coward who has been cornered
Keywords:  martyr, dead, alive, dam, thousand
a match in a dead forest, a martyr the last drop of water that breaks the dam
a thousand times better alive than dead
Keywords:  blazer, scout, trail, advance
a trail blazer, an advance scout
Keywords:  platoon, leader, greatly, duty, knows
a leader, NOT a follower
a leader who will take the point in the platoon because he cares for the platoon and he knows it is not only his duty but he also cares greatly for the other members of the platoon because they are the only family he knows
Keywords:  awe, deepest, celebrated, man, stress
a great man, one to whom every man looks up and feels a sense of awe
a man or woman who holds to their deepest values, regardless of the stress or pressures
a man that provides protection and is celebrated for what he does
Keywords:  doer, intoxicated, driven, self, value
a self-driven, value-intoxicated doer
Keywords:  protector, builder
a builder, a protector
Keywords:  myth, action
a myth in action
humor inferences internal conflict irony
Keywords:  pinnacle, champion, reached, field, one
a champion, one who has reached the pinnacle in their field
a compelling, disturbing real-life
a man whose life is dedicated to the creation and/or defense of rational values
a woman or man who dedicates their life to something larger than themselves
hazards of electromagnetic radiation to ordnance.
a tribute to ALL United States Military Personnel - Past, Present and Future
a Capstone Cooperative Work-Study Vocational Program
Keywords:  victim, gun, lawyer, good, role
a good person that you can look up to, you want to be like, or you consider to be a good role model
a victim with a gun (or a good lawyer)
a firefighter, who runs into a burning building, never once thinking of himself
A randomly generated creature with enhanced powers and a special name.
Keywords:  pose, spine, kneel, buttocks, seated
A seated pose. Kneel with a spine straight. Place the feet at either side of your buttocks. Sit between your feet.
a foot soldier that faces adversity straight on
Keywords:  fights, someone, cause
someone who fights for a cause
Keywords:  bit, top, over
a bit over the top