Sentence Examples

  • Homer speaks of only one Gorgon, whose head is represented in the Iliad (v.
  • In Aeschylus, the Erinyes are represented as awful, Gorgon-like women, wearing long black robes, with snaky locks, bloodshot eyes and claw-like nails.
  • Here Perseus, returning from having slain the Gorgon, found her, slew the monster, set her free, and married her in spite of Phineus, to whom she had before been promised.
  • As Such she appears in Homer and Hesiod and in post-Homeric legend as the slayer of the Gorgon and taking part in the battle of the giants.
  • He died from the bite of a serpent which sprang from the blood of the Gorgon Medusa.