Hercule Poirot, AgathaChristie's fictional detective
"Hercules, Hercules!," EddieMurphy line in "The Nutty Professor"
"Hercules", song by Sara Bareilles
Hercules - Roman version of the name of a demigod in greek mythology. Found in many contemporary pieces such as the Disney movie "Hercules", and minor character in RickRiordan's "Heroes of Olympus" series. Roman name of Greek Heracles. Demigod son of Zeus famous for the 12 labours of Hercules.