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An ape-like creature taller than an average human, said to inhabit the Himalayan and Siberian regions of East Asia. ???
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0.7%
A legendary creature with the body, tail, and back legs of a lion; the head and wings of an eagle; ???
89.7%
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0%
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6.9%
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3.4%
An aquatic creature with the head and upper body of a female human and the tail of a fish. ???
85.5%
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2.1%
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2.8%
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0.7%
A type of fairy of the Aos Sí in Irish folklore. ???
83.4%
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11%
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2.1%
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0.7%
Creature said to inhabit Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands. ???
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4.1%
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1.4%
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2.1%
A Persian legendary creature similar to the Egyptian sphinx. It has the head of a human, body of a lion and a tail of venomous spines. ???
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13.1%
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1.4%
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5.5%
A mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a lion and sometimes the wings of a bird. It is mythicised as treacherous and merciless. ???
76.6%
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0.7%
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4.8%
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13.1%
Was a fire-breathing hybrid creature of Lycia in Asia Minor, composed of the parts of more than one animal. ???
73.8%
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5.5%
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A large, serpent-like legendary creature that appears in the folklore of many cultures around the world. It has often been depicted as winged, horned, four-legged, and capable of breathing fire. ???
69%
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4.1%
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13.8%
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2.1%
Similar to a fairy or demon used to denote a young grafted tree. ???
67.6%
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14.5%
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2.1%
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2.1%
A demon or monster originating in pre-Islamic Arabian religion associated with graveyards and consuming human flesh. ???
66.9%
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9%
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6.2%
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11%
A Japanese water demon that inhabits shallow ponds and rivers. Often said to look like a monkey with fish scales instead of fur, it has a hollow in the top of its head in which it carries water. Also known as kawatarō, komahiki, kawatora or suiko. ???
59.3%
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9%
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0.7%
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3.4%
Old Norse sources described them dwelling in isolated rocks, mountains, or caves and living together in small family units, rarely helpful to humans. ???
58.6%
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8.3%
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8.3%
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0.7%
A type of dragon described in various mythologies, most notably Greek, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, and Norse. ???
57.9%
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5.5%
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26.2%
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6.2%
A diminutive spirit in Renaissance magic and alchemy, first introduced by Paracelsus in the 16th century ???
57.2%
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15.2%
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7.6%
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16.6%
Murderous goblin found in Border folklore. He is said to inhabit ruined castles along the Anglo-Scottish border, especially those that were the scenes of tyranny or wicked deeds, and is known for soaking his cap in the blood of his victims. ???
51%
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4.1%
Considered to be particularly concentrated in the high moorland areas around Devon and Cornwall. In the Christian era they were sometimes said to be the souls of children who had died un-baptised. ???
49.7%
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24.8%
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23.4%
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0.7%
Scots name given to a shape-shifting water spirit inhabiting the lochs and pools of Scotland. It has usually been described as appearing as a horse, but is able to adopt human form. ???
48.3%
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5.5%
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0%
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0.7%
A type of mythical being or legendary creature in European folklore, a magical creature with human appearance, small stature, magical powers, and a penchant for trickery. ???
41.4%
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10.3%
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10.3%
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31%
German Romanticism for the figure of a spirit or 'king of the fairies'. It is usually assumed that the name is a derivation from the ellekonge in Danish folklore. ???
35.9%
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4.1%

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