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

  • n. Greek Mythology A Titan, the son of Gaea and Uranus and the father of Helios.
  • n. The satellite of Saturn that is 12th in distance from the planet.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A Titan, the son of Gaia and Uranus and the father of Helios, Selene and Eos.
  • proper n. One of the moons of Saturn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The god of the sun; in the later mythology identified with Apollo, and distinguished for his beauty.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (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

Greek Huperiōn.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek Ὑπερίων. (Wiktionary)

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