Definition of Hippolytus in English:

Hippolytus

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • The son of Theseus, banished and cursed by his father after being accused by Phaedra of rape. He was killed when a sea monster, sent by Poseidon in response to the curse, frightened his horses as he drove his chariot along a seashore.

Pronunciation:

Hippolytus

/hɪˈpɒlɪtəs/