Petraios

   star star star star star
    Nothing special (3 votes). Your rating?
  • #2620
  • Greek Greek (culture)
  • Celestial Celestial (attribute)
  • Forest Dweller Forest Dweller (attribute)
  • Friendly Friendly (behaviour)

One of the 12 Dionysian Centaurs. His name means ‘Of the Rocks’. They were ordered by Zeus to guard the god Dionysus from the enraged goddess Hera and her monsters. They were originally sprites but Hera transformed them into Centaurs. They drew the chariot of Dionysus. The other 11 were Amphithemis, Aisakos, Orthaon, Phaunos, Phanes, Keteus, Gleneus, Eurybios, Spargeus, Nomeion and Rhiphonos.

Petraios has been viewed 727 times.

Does Petraios Exist?



Previous: Peseias
   


Next: Pey

Know something about Petraios?

If there's something that I've missed or would like to add then please let me know and I'll update the article. If you've seen this creature in films, TV, computer games, books or even old stories, please post a comment.

Name:

Email: