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Barbarian vs. Centaur

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Barbarianadjective

Relating to people, countries or customs perceived as uncivilized or inferior.

Centaurnoun

(Greek mythology) A mythical beast having a horse's body with a man's head and torso in place of the head and neck of the horse.

Barbariannoun

(historical) A non-Greek or a non-Roman.

Centaurnoun

(astronomy) An icy planetoid that orbits the Sun between Jupiter and Neptune (also capitalised).

Barbariannoun

An uncivilized or uncultured person, originally compared to the hellenistic Greco-Roman civilisation; often associated with fighting or other such shows of strength.

Centaurnoun

(chess) A chess-playing team comprising a human player and a computer who work together.

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Barbariannoun

(derogatory) Someone from a developing country or backward culture.

Centaurnoun

A fabulous being, represented as half man and half horse.

Barbariannoun

A warrior, clad in fur or leather, associated with sword and sorcery stories.

Centaurnoun

A constellation in the southern heavens between Hydra and the Southern Cross.

Barbariannoun

(derogatory) A person destitute of culture; a Philistine.

Centaurnoun

(classical mythology) a mythical being that is half man and half horse

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Barbariannoun

A cruel, savage, brutal person; one without pity or humanity.

Centaurnoun

a conspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere near the Southern Cross

Barbariannoun

(derogatory) A foreigner, especially with barbaric qualities as in the above definitions.

Centaur

A centaur (; Ancient Greek: κένταυρος, kéntauros, Latin: centaurus), or occasionally hippocentaur, is a creature from Greek mythology with the upper body of a human and the lower body and legs of a horse.Centaurs are thought of in many Greek myths as being as wild as untamed horses, and were said to have inhabited the region of Magnesia and Mount Pelion in Thessaly, the Foloi oak forest in Elis, and the Malean peninsula in southern Laconia. Centaurs are subsequently featured in Roman mythology, and were familiar figures in the medieval bestiary.

Barbariannoun

A foreigner.

‘Therefore if I know not the meaning of the voice, I shall be unto him that speaketh a barbarian, and he that speaketh shall be a barbarian unto me.’;

Barbariannoun

A man in a rude, savage, or uncivilized state.

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Barbariannoun

A person destitute of culture.

Barbariannoun

A cruel, savage, brutal man; one destitute of pity or humanity.

Barbarianadjective

Of, or pertaining to, or resembling, barbarians; rude; uncivilized; barbarous; as, barbarian governments or nations.

Barbariannoun

a member of an uncivilized people

Barbariannoun

a crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or refinement

Barbarianadjective

without civilizing influences;

‘barbarian invaders’; ‘barbaric practices’; ‘a savage people’; ‘fighting is crude and uncivilized especially if the weapons are efficient’; ‘wild tribes’;

Barbarian

A barbarian is a human who is perceived to be either uncivilized or primitive. The designation is usually applied as a generalization based on a popular stereotype; barbarians can be members of any nation judged by some to be less civilized or orderly (such as a tribal society) but may also be part of a certain cultural group (such as nomads) or social class (such as bandits) both within and outside one's own nation.

‘primitive’;

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