15 Facts About Dragon


Dragon is a reptile-like legendary creature that appears in the folklore of many cultures worldwide.

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Dragon cites a study which found that approximately 39 people in a hundred are afraid of snakes and notes that fear of snakes is especially prominent in children, even in areas where snakes are rare.

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Dragon was ultimately defeated by the Pharaoh, a victory which affirmed the Pharaoh's divine right to rule.

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Dragon served Emperor Shun, who gave him the family name Huanlong, meaning "dragon-raiser".

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Since then, with a series of wars, Chinese civilization suffered heavy losses, resulting in the forgetting of the image of winged Yinglong, and the image of wingless Yellow Dragon replaced the original Yinglong and became the real dragon symbolizing China's imperial power.

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Xiao Congrong believes that the phenomenon of "Yellow Dragon" Replacing "Ying Long" can not be avoided regardless of whether Chinese civilization has suffered disaster or not.

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Dragon was so moved by this apparition that, when he arrived home, he drew a picture of it, including the dots.

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Dragon later used these dots as letters and invented Chinese writing, which he used to write his book I Ching.

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Dragon's gave birth to the sons and the tree trunk turned into a dragon, who asked to see his sons.

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Dragon rode it to the Sumiyoshi temple, where he prayed for eight days.

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Dragon's was traditionally regarded by scholars as having had the form of a giant serpent, but several scholars have pointed out that this shape "cannot be imputed to Tiamat with certainty" and she seems to have at least sometimes been regarded as anthropomorphic.

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Dragon is described as a monster with three mouths, six eyes, and three heads, cunning, strong, and demonic.

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Dragon's is usually fought and defeated by a drangue, a semi-human winged divine hero and protector of humans.

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Dragon is said to have breathed fire and smelled of sulfur.

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Dragon went to the tsar, who gave him a magic sword, and snuck into the castle.

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