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Orion (The Hunter)
Orion, the Hunter, is a constellation lying on the celestial equator. It is one of the brightest and best known constellations in the sky. It is also one of the few constellations known since ancient times.

Orion (mythology) - Wikipedia

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In Greek mythology, Orion was a giant huntsman whom Zeus placed among the stars as the ... The story of the adventures of Orion, the hunter, is the one on which we have the most evidence (and even o...

Star Tales – Orion - Ian Ridpath

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Orion (spelt Ὠρίων in Greek) is the most splendid of constellations, befitting a ... Homer in the Odyssey describes Orion as a giant hunter, armed with an ...

Orion Constellation: Facts About the Hunter - Space.com

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Jul 19, 2012 ... While the Orion constellation is named after the hunter in Greek mythology, it is anything but stealthy. Orion, which is located on the celestial ...

The Mythology of the Constellations: Orion

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The Hunter. There are two different versions of the Orion myth, depending on the identity of his parents. The first of these identifies the sea-god Neptune as ...

Greek Myth about Orion the Hunter - Windows to the Universe

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The ancient Greeks saw the figure of the Greek myth Orion in the nighttime sky. There are several different stories about the birth of Orion. According to one ...

Amazing Space: Orion the Hunter constellation

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The figure of Orion the Hunter, as imagined by Johannes Hevelius in the 1600s. Other artists have drawn Orion differently, sometimes facing us. Diagram ...

Orion the Hunter. - Ancient-Wisdom

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The 'constellation' of Orion the Hunter, is located along the celestial equator and is therefore visible throughout the world. It is one of the most conspicuous, and ...

Orion Constellation: Facts, Myth, Stars, Location, Star Map ...

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The constellation is also known as the Hunter, as it is associated with one in Greek mythology. It represents the mythical hunter Orion, who is often depicted in  ...

Constellation Guide | StarDate Online

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Orion, the hunter, bears a Greek name, but had been seen as a hunter-hero figure since the times of ancient Babylon. Of course, many of the constellation ...