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Definition a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • Firenze is the name of a centaur character in the Harry Potter stories.
centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • In Greek mythology, Chiron is probably the most famous of the centaurs. He is known for his wisdom and knowledge of medicine.
  • centaurs = mythical beings that are half man and half horse
  • two centaurs have very kindly offered to let you ride on their backs
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Silver Chair
  • centaurs = creatures that are half man, half horse
  • She didn't look at all surprised that Chiron was a centaur.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • "Centaurs are not the servants or playthings of humans," said Firenze quietly.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • centaurs = mythical beings that are half man and half horse
  • "D'you think that was a centaur we heard earlier?" said Harry.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • The centaurs shall carry you.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • centaurs = mythical beings that are half man and half horse
  • This is Foaly, the centaur.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • She wondered if this was what it was like to be a centaur.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Son of Neptune
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • The centaurs stamped uneasily with their hoofs.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  • centaurs = creatures that are half man half horse
  • ...there came in sight the noblest creatures that Caspian had yet seen, the great centaur Glenstorm...
    C.S. Lewis  --  Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia
  • centaur = a creature that is half man, half horse
  • It must be one of the centaurs.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Last Battle
  • centaurs = a creature that is half man, half horse
  • Well, as soon as he saw Corin and me, it seems this Centaur looked at me and said, A day will come when that boy will save Archenland from the deadliest danger in which ever she lay.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Horse and His Boy
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • Anyway, who says the centaurs are right?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaurs = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • The planets have been read wrongly before now, even by centaurs.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaurs = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • The centaur didn't answer.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • "Are you all right?" said the centaur, pulling Harry to his feet.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • A centaur was standing over him, not Ronan or Bane; this one looked younger; he had white-blond hair and a palomino body.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • Centaurs are concerned with what has been foretold!
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • centaurs = a mythical being that is half man and half horse
  • He walked forward and shook the centaur's hand.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
centaur = a mythical being that is half man and half horse

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