Ixion

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noun Ix·i·on \ik-ˈsī-ən\

Definition of Ixion

  1. :  a Thessalian king bound by Zeus to a burning wheel in Tartarus for attempting to seduce Hera

Origin and Etymology of ixion

Latin, from Greek Ixiōn


First Known Use: before 12th century


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