Ixion definition

  • noun:
    • Greek Mythology A king of Thessaly who committed parricide and attemptedto rape Hera and was penalized by Zeus when you're bound to a perpetually revolving wheel in Hades.
  • proper-noun:
    • King of Lapiths, who had been punished by Zeus for trying to seduce Hera when you are bound to winged fiery wheel that was constantly spinning.
    • A Kuiper belt item (KBO), 28978 Ixion (provisional designation 2001 KX76)

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