Hyperion meaning

hī-pîrē-ən
(place, proper) A small, irregularly shaped satellite of Saturn having an unusual shifting orientation and rotation.
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(greek mythology) A Titan, the son of Gaea and Uranus and the father of Helios.
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(Greek mythology) A Titan, the son of Gaia and Uranus and the father of Helios, Selene and Eos.
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(astronomy) One of the moons of Saturn.
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(Hyperion Solutions Corporation, Santa Clara, CA, www.hyperion.com) The leading provider of analytical application software for management reporting, analysis, modeling and planning. Founded in 1998 from the merger of Hyperion Software and Arbor Software, company products include Hyperion Pillar (budgeting and planning), Hyperion Essbase (OLAP) and Hyperion Enterprise (financial consolidation and reporting). In 2007, Oracle purchased Hyperion to acquire these quality products.
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A satellite of Saturn.
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Origin of hyperion

  • Greek Huperiōn

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek Ὑπερίων (Huperiōn).

    From Wiktionary