Definition of Chiron in English:

Chiron

proper noun

  • 1Greek Mythology
    A learned centaur who acted as teacher to Jason, Achilles, and many other heroes.

  • 2Astronomy
    An asteroid discovered in 1977, with a diameter of 230 miles (370 km). It is notable for having an orbit lying mainly between the orbits of Saturn and Uranus.

Pronunciation:

Chiron

/ˈkīrən/