- East Asian (culture)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
The name given to the four Chinese cosmic creatures that guard the four cardinal directions. In the west is Ki-Lin the Unicorn with the body of a deer and the tail of an ox, in the North is Gui Xian the tortoise, in the east is Lung the Dragon and in the south is the Phoenix.
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