In Greek mythology
") was a giant, the son of Poseidon
. He was conceived on the floor of a temple to Athena
who, enraged at the desecration, turned Medusa into a Gorgon
. As such, Chrysaor and his brother, the winged horse, Pegasus
, were not born until Perseus
chopped off Medusa's head. They were born from the drops of blood.
Chrysaor had one son, Geryon.