- South American (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
- Merfolk (common type)
A Mermaid spirit from the shamanistic beliefs of the Batuque cult in Brazil. She inhabits estuaries and lakes. She is one of the ‘Encantado’ a Portuguese word that roughly translates as ‘The Enchanted One’. The Encantado live in an underwater paradise called ‘Encanter’. The Encantados tend to excel at music are very seductive and love parties and celebrations.
Jamaina has been viewed 1163 times.
Know something about Jamaina?
© Copyright 2013 Mythical Creatures List Jamaina
Background Illustrations (Left top-bottom, right top-bottom): Medusa by Gonzalo Ordonez, Loch Ness Monster by dyb,
Basilisk by JustMick, Shuck by Serphire, Ts Um A Kas - Illustration of a rock painting (from Dover publications).