greaves the man is equally—and intentionally—hard to get a read on.
As an alternative religious player, says greaves, the Satanic Temple provides yet another “counterbalance.”
greaves and a handful of friends founded it in January as a vehicle for a cheeky, in-your-face brand of political theater.
leg armor, c.1300, from Old French greve "shin, armor for the leg" (12c.), of unknown origin. [Klein suggests it ultimately is from Egyptian Arabic gaurab "stocking, apparel for the leg."]
only in 1 Sam. 17:6, a piece of defensive armour (q.v.) reaching from the foot to the knee; from French greve, "the shin." They were the Roman cothurni.