Meaning of Apples of the Hesperides

Ap'ples of the Hesper'ides

Pronunciation: [key]
— Class. Myth. Class. Myth.
  1. the golden apples given to Hera as a wedding gift. They were in the safekeeping of the Hesperides and of the dragon Ladon.
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