Bellerophon meaning

bə-lĕrə-fən, -fŏn
The Corinthian hero who, with the aid of the winged horse Pegasus, slew the Chimera.
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(gr. myth., person, proper) The hero who kills the monster Chimera, aided by the winged horse Pegasus.
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(paleontology) Any of the genus Bellerophon of fossil univalve shells, believed to belong to the Heteropoda, and peculiar to the Paleozoic age.
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