- Middle Eastern (culture)
- Flying (attribute)
- Reptilian (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
- Dragons (common type)
An ancient Dragon from Babylon in Mesopotamia. Kingu was the son or consort of the terrible beast, Tiamat. When Kingu was killed by the hero Marduck, it spilled blood gave rise to the first human beings.
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