Also known as Rainbird.
- East Asian (culture)
- Flying (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A great Chinese bird known as the ‘Rain Bird’. It brought the rainy season and people prayed to the bird during droughts. It helped the Prince of Ch’I and Confucius to build a system of drains for the city which prevented it from drought.
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