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Geryon

(jĕr`ēən, jərĭ`ən), in Greek mythology, three-bodied monster who, with his dog Orthrus, watched over a great herd of cattle. He and Orthrus were killed by Hercules when, as his 10th labor, he stole the cattle.

Geryon

celebrated monster with three united bodies or three heads. [Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
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Given these particular loci - so explaining Dante's singular divergence from classical authority (mostly Vergil), and thus the essential post-classical "originality" of his iconographic contribution - his Geryon will naturally not be so described by Natalis Comes (1551, 1576), for that author was a "scientific" mythographer, and thus he describes (Conti, 205: Mythologiae 7:1) the strictly Vergilian, or premedieval, standard.
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It occurs at the end of the circle of violence in the crucial transition between violence and fraud, and as a prelude to the encounter with the monster Geryon in Inferno 16:
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Likewise, when Virgil throws Dante's belt over the cliff side separating the seventh and eighth circles in order to summon the monster Geryon, the pilgrim naturally wonders to himself what will follow such a mysterious action, and Virgil--ostensibly telepathically--assures him he will soon have his doubts resolved (Inf.