- Medieval (culture)
- Heraldic (attribute)
- Reptilian (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
One of the fantastic beasts of medieval heraldry. The Leonine Whale had the body of a lion with a human face and small lion-like ears. Its body was scaled and it had great big lion paws.
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