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Echidna

by Ryan Tuccinardi
Echidna is the hideous mate of Typhon and the daughter of Ceto. She has the head of a beautiful nymph, but the body of a serpent. Zeus spared her and her children's lives as challenges to futures heroes. Echidna's children are the Nemean Lion, Cerberus, Ladon, Chimera, Sphinx, and Hydra.

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  • Pronunciation:
    e-kid'nah
  • Etymology:
    She-viper

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