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Helios

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Definition Greek sun god who drove his golden chariot across the sky each day
  • a god, called Ra by the Egyptians, Helios by the Greeks and Sol by the Romans
  • In mythology, each of Helios' horses were named.
  • Daedalus was nothing compared to me—the immortal sorceress, daughter of Helios, sister of Circe!
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • Then, of course, I have the whole 'sun god' gig, which I inherited from Helios.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • He was the father of Helios, the first sun god.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • These two dears have been with me a long time—sun dragons, you know, gifts from my grandfather Helios.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Then last year Apollo said something about the old god Helios disappearing and leaving him with the duties of the sun god.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • After the "Helios" and the "Good days", there was an awkward silence.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • It was supposed to be Helios.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • Bring down a black ewe and a snow-white ram for sacrifice to Earth and Helios; we here shall dedicate a third to Zeus.
    Homer  --  The Iliad
  • I mean, I knew the legends about Apollo—or sometimes Helios—driving a big sun chariot across the sky.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan's Curse
  • The rising and setting of the sun was once attributed to Helios and a flaming chariot.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • They had named her river the Tiber and erected a classical capital of pantheons and temples, all adorned with images of history's great gods and goddesses—Apollo, Minerva, Venus, Helios, Vulcan, Jupiter.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • He had changed the ancient Greek myth to his own purpose and meaning: Phaethon, the young son of Helios, who stole his father's chariot and, in ambitious audacity, attempted to drive the sun across the sky, did not perish, as he perished in the myth; in Halley's opera, Phaethon succeeded.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • It is I, Circe, daughter of Helios, witch of Aiaia.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • I was fishing in the cove when Helios came.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • HELIOS WAS NOT A god to be summoned, but I was the wayward daughter who had won Trygon's tail.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Helios and his endless wrath.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Zeus and Helios held it against him that his men had killed the kine of Helios.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • Zeus and Helios held it against him that his men had killed the kine of Helios.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey

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