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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Greek Mythology A Titan, the son of Gaea and Uranus and the father of Helios.
  • noun A satellite of Saturn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Class Myth.) The god of the sun; in the later mythology identified with Apollo, and distinguished for his beauty.

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  • proper noun Greek mythology A Titan, the son of Gaia and Uranus and the father of Helios, Selene and Eos.
  • proper noun astronomy One of the moons of Saturn.

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  • noun (Greek mythology) a Titan who was the son of Gaea and Uranus and the father of Helios and Selene and Eos in ancient mythology

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Greek Huperiōn.]

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From Ancient Greek Ὑπερίων.

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