Hyperion


Hyperion
Hyperion [hī pir′ē ən]
n.
[L < Gr Hyperiōn]
1. Gr. Myth.
a) a Titan, son of Uranus and Gaea, and father of the sun god Helios
b) Helios himself
2. a small, irregularly shaped satellite of Saturn having an unusual shifting orientation and rotation

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