- Greek (culture)
- Forest Dweller (attribute)
- Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)
A Centaur of Greek mythology. One story tell that he died by the hand of Hercules in a battle while another story suggest he died by Atlanta who he fell in love with and chased her for her hand.
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