centauromachia love


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as centauromachy.


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  • Ahhh, so that's where we get the term centauromachismo.

    January 14, 2009

  • I was so sure that this word would mean something completely bizarre and not at all related to what it looks like that I was on my way over to make up a definition about fighting centaurs.

    January 13, 2009

  • Why so perplexed, Tectquix? Peritus's meaning is correct, although I have more commonly encountered the form centauromachy, but both are correct and equally valid. The battle between the centaurs and the Lapiths, at the wedding feast of Pirithous, was a well-known theme in Greek art, most notably on the frieze of the Parthenon in Athens. Wikipedia offers this article about the battle.

    January 13, 2009

  • are you sure????????????????????

    where did you get the definition?

    because I did not find any reasonable definitions.

    thianks, if you are sure. :)

    January 13, 2009

  • A battle involving centaurs, a popular theme in Greek myth and art involving the same.

    February 10, 2008