This centaur coloring page depicts the half-man, half-horse creature from Greek mythology. With the torso and head of a man and the lower body of a horse, centaurs, also known as hippocentaurs, are said to dwell in the forests of Greece and occasionally draw chariots. In Greek mythology, centaurs are said to have been born of the king Ixion and the cloud nymph Nephele. Use this centaur coloring page to introduce your child to Greek mythology, or as part of a lesson on creatures from folklore from around the world.
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