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Hirpus

Country of origin:
Italy
Location:
Rome, Lazio
Status:
Unknown
Formed in:
2001
Genre:
Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Roman Mythology, Paganism, Metaphysics, Mysticism
Last label:
Sadolust Records
Years active:
2001-?
Founded in 2001 by Marco and Daniele.

Hirpus was the name used by a group of warrior priests living on the Soratte mountain, near Rome, devoted to mystical practices. The word "Hirpus" comes from Oscian, an indo-european language related to Latin, and means "wolf", an animal closely related to Mars in ancient italic religions.
Added by: helvetes__natt Modified by: man_of_shadows814
Added on: 2005-03-23 11:15:07 Last modified on: 2017-01-06 15:28:39