Therianthrope meaning

Any mythical being which is part human, part animal.
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(furry fandom slang) Someone with an intense spiritual or psychological identification with a non-human animal.

Therianthropes don't feel a need to dress in fursuits, because they believe they already are their animal, inside.

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Origin of therianthrope

  • From Ancient Greek θηρίον (thēríon, “wild beast”) and ἄνθρωπος (ánthrōpos, “man”).

    From Wiktionary