from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of griffin.
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- n. Alternative form of griffin.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The griffin vulture.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete or archaic spelling of griffin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. winged monster with the head of an eagle and the body of a lion
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The gryphon was a certainty; she considered other possibilities that the Hawkbrothers might bring.
And I ended, "The gryphon is the badge of the House of Ulm. Did I then see the Lord Kerovan to whom I am wed?"
"gryphon" when speaking of the sea-currents which drive ships from Malabar to Madagascar.
Sigil: It would be a gryphon, a creature with the body of a lion and a head of an eagle.
"Galen," I acknowledged, approaching the gryphon slowly.
Feels like a flutter of wings in my mind, in my belly, in my hands, in my heart - and I know things, things about the way life used to be, campfire stories, the gryphon … she kisses me, and I feel like I know everything; I am dizzy and fair to bursting.
A far-off gryphon in flight, by sweetevangeline. 4x5 acrylic painting.
They drive all the way across the country, her and the sphinx and the gryphon and the mermaid.
Revisit the fortune-teller and the jewel-queens, Galen the gryphon and the muses at the end of the world, Shayara and Places You Haunt!
Also, at yeti haters: You realize that the gryphon et al have to approach to engage him in a fight?