1. In Greek mythology, the centaurs were creatures that were half human, half horse. The upper part was human, the lower half animal.
2. As a symbol, the centaur represents man's lower nature, a conflict between man's animal and spiritual nature.
3. Centaurus, or sometimes called "centaur" in English, is the name of an astronomical constellation. See: Centauri
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