- flourished 7th century b.c., Greek poet: inventor of the dithyramb.
- Classical Mythology. a winged horse often believed to be the offspring of Poseidon and Demeter.
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There is a pretty fable which has made the name of Arion famous.1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described
Edward S. Ellis
If we had not picked him up; if he had sailed on the Arion he would now be at the bottom of the sea.Forbidden Cargoes
Roy J. Snell
You have heard that when Arion performed upon the harp the fish followed him.The Works of William Cowper
There is an Arion, which is stately in the manner of Marvell.
A fragment of a hymn to Poseidon, ascribed to Arion, is extant.