- Medieval (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
This is an amphibious being living near lakes and rivers. It is said to be part human part horse and stalks the land in search for human prey. It is now more commonly believed that the Ypotamis was in fact a hippopotamus.
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