Hippogriff

Also known as Hippogryph

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  • Medieval Medieval (culture)
  • Flying Flying (attribute)
  • Mount Mount (attribute)
  • Heraldic Heraldic (attribute)
  • Friendly Friendly (behaviour)

A cross between the Griffin and the horse, which was said to be impossible as the two resented each other. It has all the features of a Griffin but the lower-half is of a horse. It was bred by the Italian Ariosto so that it could be a mount for the Wizard Atlantis. This beast also features on the coat of arms as a heraldic beast.

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