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(Greek mythology) a giant with 100 eyes; was guardian of the heifer Io and was slain by Hermes Argus
(Norse mythology) the heavenly dwelling of the Norse gods (the Aesir) and slain war heroes Asgard
(Norse mythology) the Norse dragon that guarded a treasure and was slain by Sigurd Fafnir
(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with three heads that was slain by Hercules Geryon
(Old Testament) a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a slingshot Goliath
(Greek mythology) a woman transformed into a Gorgon by Athena; she was slain by Perseus Medusa
(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with the head of a bull and the body of a man; slain by Theseus Minotaur
(Greek mythology) a giant Boeotian hunter who pursued the Pleiades and was eventually slain by Artemis; was then placed in the sky as a constellation Orion
(Greek mythology) the immortal winged horse that sprang from the blood of the slain Medusa; was tamed by Bellerophon with the help of a bridle given him by Athena; as the flying horse of the Muses it is a symbol of highflying imagination Pegasus
people who have been slain (as in battle) slain
(Norse mythology) the hall in which the souls of heros slain in battle were received by Odin Valhalla , Walhalla
(Norse mythology) one of the maidens of Odin who chose heroes to be slain in battle and conducted them to Valhalla Valkyrie
(Norse mythology) the primeval giant slain by Odin and his brothers and from whose body they created the world: the sea from his blood; the earth from his flesh; the mountains from his bones; the sky from his skull Ymir
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