CHAROPS

ΧΑΡΟΨ

Bright-eyed or joyful-looking

1. A surname of Heracles, under which he had a statue near mount Laphystion on the spot where he was believed to have brought forth Cerberus from the lower world. (Paus. ix. 34. § 4.)

2. There are also two mythical beings of this name. (Hom. Od. xi. 427; Hom. Hymn. in Merc. 194; Hygin. Fab. 181.)