Asterius

Greek - Son of Cometes. One of the Argonauts. At times, known as Asterius, Minotaur, Minotaur, Asterion, Asterion or Minotaurus.
Greek - King of Crete. Son of Tectamus. Husband of Europa. Father of Crete. Europa had been carried off by Zeus, in the form of a bull. Her three children from that union, Minos, Rhadamanthys and Sarpedon, were adopted by Asterius when he married their mother. As a reward, Zeus gave him the huge bronze figure, Talos, made by Hephaestus, which acted as guardian of Crete. Occasionally called Asterius, Minotaur, Minotaur, Asterion, Asterion or Minotaurus.
Greek - A giant. Son of Anax. Sometimes known as Asterius, Minotaur, Minotaur, Asterion, Asterion or Minotaurus.
Greek - A name for the Minotaur, in some accounts. Sometimes referred to as Asterius, Minotaur, Minotaur, Asterion, Asterion or Minotaurus.
Greek - Son of Minos. He was killed by Theseus when he went to Crete to kill the Minotaur. Also called Asterius, Minotaur, Minotaur, Asterion, Asterion or Minotaurus.

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