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Reptilian Humanoids

Reptilian humanoids in world mythology include:


Boreas (Aquilon to the Romans): the Greek god of the cold north wind, described by Pausanias as a winged man with serpents instead of legs.

Cecrops I: the mythical first King of Athens was half man, half snake.

Dragon Kings: creatures from Chinese mythology sometimes depicted as reptilian humanoids.

Fu Xi: serpentine founding figure from Chinese mythology

Glycon: a snake god who had the head of a man.

Ningizzida, Lord of the Tree of Life, mentioned in the Epic of Gilgamesh and linked to the water serpent constellation Hydra.

Shenlong: a Chinese dragon thunder god, depicted with a human head and a dragon's body.

Tlaloc: Aztec god depicted as a man with snake fangs

Typhon, the "father of all monsters" in Greek mythology, was a man from the waist up, and a mass of seething vipers from the waist down.

Zahhak, a figure from Zoroastrian mythology who, in Ferdowsi's epic Shahnameh, grows a serpent on either shoulder


Echidna, the wife of Typhon in Greek mythology, was half woman, half snake.

Enchanted Moura from Portuguese and Galician folklore appears as a snake with long blonde hair.

The Gorgons: Sisters in Greek mythology who had serpents for hair.

The Lamia: a child-devouring female demon from Greek mythology depicted as half woman, half serpent.

Nüwa: serpentine founding figure from Chinese mythology

Wadjet pre-dynastic snake goddess of Lower Egypt - sometimes depicted as half snake, half woman

The White Snake: a figure from Chinese folklore.

Source : Wikipedia
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