noun Classical Mythology.
Examples from the Web for ixion
The subject of the third picture is here met with for the first time at Pompeii—the punishment of Ixion.Pompeii, Its Life and Art|August Mau
According to an ancient fable, Ixion pursued her, but she escaped by a cloud which she threw in his way.
Ixion pleaded his cause so well that Jupiter was about to dismiss him, when he saw the presumptuous mortal making love to Juno.Stories of Old Greece and Rome|Emilie Kip Baker
Ixion's wheel stood still, the Danaids set aside their leaky urns and Sisyphus sat on his stone to listen.
Upon which Ixion declared that he would give a great reward to any person that would destroy these bulls.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts