Centaur Language

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Words from the Centaur language.

Dacuuda

Hercules: "Dacuuda - it's an award for the student demonstrating the highest ideals of the academy."

Iolaus: "And those would be?"

Hercules: "Honor, skill, loyalty..."

Kindrah

Hercules: "What happened to Cheiron?"

Jason: "He got called home to his kindrah. A courier came at dawn. They just left."
Hercules: "That's kind of weird, don't you think?"
Iolaus: "Mmm- what's a kindrah?"

Jason: "It's Centaur for 'Clan'. Don't you pay attention in language class?"
Cheiron: "Stories passed down in my Kindrah. Those who have traveled to the dreamworld, their greatest fears have been made real there and've destroyed them."

Qu'ho

  • means 'Centaur council', or it might be the building that the council gathers in, from 1.11 - Battle Lines I.
Lilith: "What is this place?"
Hercules: "It's called a Qu'ho. It's the Centaur council."

Solon

  • Exact meaning unknown, but in general the name of a position within the Centaur council, from 1.11 - Battle Lines I.
  • Possibly a reference to the Athenian statesman, lawmaker, and poet named Solon. He is remembered particularly for his efforts to legislate against political, economic, and moral decline in archaic Athens. His reforms failed in the short term, yet he is often credited with having laid the foundations for Athenian democracy. - Wikipedia
Cavil: "I am Cavil, a Solon of this Qu'ho, and I will ask you the questions."