Beekes, Etymological Dictionary of Greek, Brill, 2009,.34 Roma Chatterji has suggested that the hero or more generally protagonist is first and foremost a symbolic representation of the person who is experiencing the story while reading, listening or watching; 35 thus the relevance of the hero to the individual relies a great.

It is a set of 22 common traits that he said were shared by many heroes in various cultures, myths and religions throughout history and around the world.His father has always been his hero.

628 2 Cassagnes Brouquet, Sophie; Dubesset, Mathilde (2009 "La fabrique des héroïnes", Clio.James Dean acquired the status of a cult hero.