Rhadamanthus fled Crete for Boeotia and married Alcmene, Heracles' (Hercules') mother and widow to Amphitryon. After his death Rhadamanthus was made one of the three Judges of Hades, alongside his brother Minos and half-brother Aeacus.
Rhad`a*man"thus (?), n. [L., fr. Gr. .] Greek Mythol.
One of the three judges of the internal regions; figuratively, a strictly just judge.
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