The Hunter, and giant mortal son of [POSEIDON] and [EURYALE].
His life was filled with unhappy love affairs, mostly because he couldn't help falling for girls above his station. If you're a king and ORION pays a visit, our advice is to lock up your daughter and call the police.
He's a typical macho hunter type, and he mostly hunts females. (See ARTEMIS.) He may also have been involved in the motor industry at one time. Is he anything to do with safety belts? There is another rumor that he is in Ireland and has changed his name to O'Ryan.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : Legendary Mortal
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
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