Examples from the Web for hippocrene
Grecian mythology said that the fountain of Hippocrene was struck out by the foot of the winged horse Pegasus.New Tabernacle Sermons|Thomas De Witt Talmage
Hippocrene, the spring of the Muses, said to have been created by the hoof-beat of Pegasus.
Hippocrene was probably at Makariotissa, which is noted for a fine spring of water.
Such is the effect of too copious draughts from that Hippocrene which alternately discharges cock-tail and mint-julep.
That is to drink of the fountain of Hippocrene, to write verse.The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare|J. J. Jusserand
Word Origin for Hippocrene
fount on Mount Helicon, sacred to the Muses, from Greek Hippokrene, literally "horse's fountain," from hippos "horse" + krene "fountain."