Ty·phon n. Class. Mythol.
1. According to Hesiod, the son of Typhoeus, and father of the winds, but later identified with him.
Note: ☞ By modern writers, Typhon is identified with the Egyptian Set, who represents physical evil.
2. A violent whirlwind; a typhoon. [Obs.]
The circling typhon whirled from point to point. --Thomson.
n : (Greek mythology) a monster with a hundred heads and one of
the whirlwinds; son of Typhoeus and Echidna; father of
Cerberus and the Chimera and the Sphinx