E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Virgil ascribes its eruption to the restlessness of Enceldus, a hundred-headed giant, who lies buried under the mountain. (Æn. iii. 578, etc.) In Etna the Greek and Latin poets place the forges of Vulcan and the smithy of the Cyclops.