Satyrs

From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
Jump to: navigation, search
Satyrs [r]: From Greek mythology, were male followers of the Greek god Dionysos who had "snub-nosed" features with ears like animals and tails like horses, and they were aggressive sexually, according to Elizabeth Vandiver, Classics scholar and authority on Greek mythology and Greek tragedy including the Iliad, Odyssey, Aeneid, Homer, and Virgil. This definition is based on her course Classical Mythology from The Teaching Company. [e]

This article contains just a definition and optionally other subpages (such as a list of related articles), but no metadata. Create the metadata page if you want to expand this into a full article.