This article is about the Ancient. For the starship, see Orion.
"I have, uh, discovered the ship's name. It's the, um, Hippaforalkus."
"The what?!
Rodney McKay and John Sheppard[src]

Hippaforalkus was a general in the Ancient fleet during the Lantean-Wraith war. At some point in his/her career, an Aurora-class battleship was named after him/her. In 2006, this ship was discovered by the Atlantis expedition in a subterranean hanger on the planet Taranis where it was renamed to Orion. (SGA: "Inferno")