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ORTHRUS

Greek fabulous creature

Also known as ORTH, ORPHUS

Nasty two-headed Dog Monster, and brother of CERBERUS the Hound of Hell.

The son of TYPHON and ECHIDNA, he guarded GERYON’s cattle until he came to an untimely but very welcome end at the hands of HERACLES.

ORTHRUS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ORTHRUS
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Male
Type : fabulous creature
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ORTH, ORPHUS
Popularity index : 13818

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Article last updated on 12 February 2004 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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