Greek - One of the Earthborn Giants. Son of Uranus and Gaea. He was one of the leaders of the revolt of the giants against the gods. He was killed by Heracles during this battle or when he attacked Heracles during his tenth Labour in an attempt to steal the cattle that Heracles had taken from Geryon. He threw a rock at Heracles, which rebounded and killed him. Also called Alcyoneus, Alcion, Alcion, 'brayer' or 'brayer'.

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