- Greek (culture)
- Giant (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
One of the Gigantes born from the blood of Uranus when he was castrated. The Gigantes were giants that were born fully clad in armour with weapons in their hands. They fought the Olympian gods with their leaders Porphyrion and Alcyoneus. His name means ‘Stampede of Horses’.
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