Cerberus - Wikipedia

In Greek mythology, Cerberus (/ ˈ s ɜːr b ər ə s /; Greek: Κέρβερος Kérberos), often called the "hound of Hades", is a multi-headed dog that guards the gates of the Underworld to prevent the dead from leaving. Cerberus was the offspring of the monsters Echidna and Typhon, and is usually described as having three heads, a serpent for a tail, and snakes protruding from multiple ...…

Cerberus: Legendary Hell Hound of the Underworld Ancient ...

Jun 11, 2019 · The Greek Hell Hound Cerberus . The name Cerberus comes from the Greek "Kerberos" meaning “spotted.” To the Greeks, Cerberus was a monstrous three-headed dog, or "hell hound" with a serpent's tail, a mane of snakes, and a lion's claws. His three heads were thought to represent the past, the present, and the future while other sources ...…