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Minotaur US English

A creature who was half man and half bull, the offspring of Pasiphaë and a bull with which she fell in love. Confined in Crete in a labyrinth made by Daedalus and fed on human flesh, it was eventually slain by Theseus

Minotaur New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

creature who was half-man and half-bull

minotaur beetle US English

A black Eurasian dung beetle with three horns on the thorax, living in sandy areas