What are centaurs?

Some articles on centaurs, centaur:

Myth War Online - Character Races - Centaurs
... Similar to humans, centaurs have a long history and civilization ... However, in contrast to the other races, centaurs have a social system whereby the female possesses a higher status than a male ... Centaurs are born with great agility and have a high intelligence level and low vit ...
Centaurus (Greek Mythology) - Constellation
... Chiron was the king of the centaurs and unlike his race he was intelligent and wise ... Pholus was a centaur and was having dinner with Heracles ... The wine that he took, however, was the sacred wine of the centaurs ...
Centaurs In Astrology
... Centaurs are trans-Saturnian objects that have only been discovered in the last quarter-century and are one of the newest additions to astrology ... Mythologically the centaurs were crude, unintelligent and unrefined ... However, many astrologers believe the centaurs are of major astrological significance, recognizing one or more as rulers of Zodiac signs ...
List Of Fablehaven's Magical Creatures - A-C
... Alcetaur Similar to a centaur except with the body of a moose ... Centaur Strong and intelligent beings that are part horse, and part man ... The Centaurs have only played a role in the third and fourth book ...
Labours Of Heracles - Fourth Labour: Erymanthian Boar
... there, Hercules visited Pholus ("caveman"), a kind and hospitable centaur and old friend ... ate with him in his cavern—though the centaur devoured his meat raw—and asked for wine ... Hercules convinced him to open it, and the smell attracted the other centaurs ...