Category:Gorgons

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For images with alone Gorgon's head see category:Gorgoneia.
English: In Greek mythology, the Gorgon (plural: Gorgons) was a terrifying female creature. The name derives from the Greek word gorgós, which means "dreadful." While descriptions of Gorgons vary across Greek literature, the term commonly refers to any of three sisters who had hair of living, venomous snakes, and a horrifying visage that turned those who beheld it to stone. Traditionally, while two of the Gorgons were immortal, Stheno and Euryale, their sister Medusa was not, and was slain by the mythical demigod and hero Perseus.
Gorgon 
female creature in Greek mythology
Antefissa semiellittica con gorgone, 310-300 ac ca., da taranto (MAN taranto).JPG
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Instance of group of Greek mythical characters
Subclass of Greek sea god,
mythical hybrid
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Subcategories

This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total.

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Media in category "Gorgons"

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