Ogre

2023-08-21 Snargl 2 minutes 49 seconds

Who is a Ogre?

Painting of a horned male Ogre standing on a hill with a sunset in the background and mountains in the foreground
Ogre with a big smile on his face and a helmet on his head
Cute ogre lady in ethnic swimsuit
Ogre dressed as a troll in a cave with a light on his face and a belt around his waist
Giant troll standing in the middle of a body of water with a huge head and claws on his body
An ogre is a mythical creature that appears in many fairy tales and legends.

Ogres are usually depicted as large, ugly, and brutish beings that feed on human flesh.

They are often enemies of heroes and princesses, and live in isolated places like caves, swamps, or mountains.

Some examples of ogres in popular stories are the giant in Jack and the Beanstalk, the Cyclops in Greek mythology, and Shrek, the protagonist of a series of animated films.

Ogres are sometimes confused with orcs, which are another type of monstrous humanoid, but they are different in origin and appearance.

Ogres are more closely related to trolls, which are also large and hairy creatures that dwell in dark places.

Ogres are usually solitary or live in small groups, while orcs are more organized and form armies or clans.

Ogres have more human-like features, such as two eyes, ears, and a nose, while orcs have more animal-like traits, such as tusks, horns, and snouts.

Ogres are also more intelligent and cunning than orcs, and can sometimes use magic or weapons.

Ogres are often portrayed as evil and violent, but some stories show them as misunderstood or sympathetic characters, who can be friendly or helpful to humans.

Ogres are part of the folklore and culture of many countries, especially in Europe and Asia, and have inspired many writers and artists throughout history.

Example of the color palette for the image of Ogre

Picture with primary colors of Outer Space, Bone, Dark jungle green, Ash grey and Cool grey
Top 5 color shades of the illustration. Arranged in descending order of frequency of occurrence (first - more often, last - more rare).
See these colors in NCS, PANTONE, RAL palettes...
NCS (Natural Color System)
NCS S 8005-B80G
NCS S 3020-R70B
RAL Classic
RAL 7022
RAL 9002
RAL 8022
RAL 7038
RAL 7001
RAL Design
RAL 160 30 05
RAL 010 80 10
RAL 160 20 20
RAL 000 75 00
RAL 260 60 15
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What does a Ogre look like?

Ogre with a purple and blue outfit and a purple ring around his neck
Ogre with blue hair and horns in a body of water with rocks and plants in the background
An ogre is a mythical creature that resembles a large, ugly, human-like being.

Ogres are often depicted as having a disproportionately big head, abundant hair, unusually colored skin, a voracious appetite, and a strong body.

They are known for eating ordinary humans, especially infants and children, and are usually associated with fairy tales and legends.

Some examples of ogres in literature and folklore are:
  • The ogre in "Puss in Boots", who can transform into various animals, but is tricked by the clever cat and eaten by the king's soldiers.
  • The ogre in "Hop-o'-My-Thumb", who captures seven children to eat them, but is outwitted by the smallest boy, who steals his magic boots and leads him to his death.
  • The Beast from "Beauty and the Beast", who is cursed to look like an ogre until he finds true love.
    He lives in a secluded castle with enchanted objects, and falls in love with Belle, a beautiful and kind girl.
  • Shrek, the protagonist of the animated film series of the same name, who is a friendly and good-hearted ogre, who lives in a swamp with his donkey friend, and goes on various adventures with other fairy tale characters.

Example of the color palette for the image of Ogre

Picture with primary colors of Rifle green, Dim gray, Gainsboro, Smoky black and Grullo
Top 5 color shades of the illustration. Arranged in descending order of frequency of occurrence (first - more often, last - more rare).
See these colors in NCS, PANTONE, RAL palettes...
NCS (Natural Color System)
NCS S 7005-G50Y
RAL Classic
RAL 6014
RAL 7005
RAL 9002
RAL 9005
RAL 1035
RAL Design
RAL 120 30 20
RAL 320 40 05
RAL 120 90 05
RAL 170 20 20

Example of the color palette for the image of Ogre

Picture with primary colors of Persian plum, University of California Gold, Dark green, Maya blue and Pang
Top 5 color shades of the illustration. Arranged in descending order of frequency of occurrence (first - more often, last - more rare).
See these colors in NCS, PANTONE, RAL palettes...
NCS (Natural Color System)
NCS S 7020-B70G
NCS S 5020-R60B
RAL Classic
RAL 3032
RAL 1027
RAL 6007
RAL 6027
RAL 7015
RAL Design
RAL 020 20 29
RAL 075 60 60
RAL 170 20 25
RAL 240 70 30
RAL 290 30 20
RAL Effect
RAL 530-5
RAL 310-5
RAL 580-5
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What is an ogre in mythology?

Painting of a troll on the beach with a storm in the background
Ogre with a horned head
Ogre with a horned face and horns on his head
Ogre standing on a platform in front of a mountain landscape with a lantern
Painting of a troll with a sword and a frog on a rock in front of a mountain range
Ogre is walking through a rocky area with a mountain in the background

Example of the color palette for the image of Ogre

Picture with primary colors of Zinnwaldite, Steel blue, Copper rose, Khaki and Cosmic latte
Top 5 color shades of the illustration. Arranged in descending order of frequency of occurrence (first - more often, last - more rare).
See these colors in NCS, PANTONE, RAL palettes...
RAL Classic
RAL 8022
RAL 5012
RAL 1020
RAL 1000
RAL 9010
RAL Design
RAL 260 50 40
RAL 030 50 20
RAL 060 70 20
RAL 010 92 05
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