Originally Posted by lightweight
Is stealing ALPHA though Dave
See "cuckold" above ...
Being the Alpha member of a social pack gives you a clear position or pecking-order in the heirarchy (through strength and social connections), but does not necessarily guarantee you will have sole rights for mating with who you choose. But if all you are interested in is that preceived social position ...
Hyenas humble Lions in efficiency, and regularly bully them. Hyenas also have a top dog (alpha female is actually the correct techincal term) in their social pack. And they decide who mates with them. How is that different to your definition of "Alpha" ?
And the Amazons ?? From the Greek, and giving the name to the South American one-breasted warriors ??