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A monstrous storm-giant who laid siege to heaven but was defeated by Zeus and imprisoned in the pit of Tartaros.

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Why did Heracles transform into a fawn, during the gods flight to Egypt?

In some tellings of Typhon's revolt, the gods take animal forms and flee to Egypt in panic. The version in the Metamorphoses of Antoninus Liberalis references Nicander of Colophon and explicitly ...
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