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GAO-YAO
Also known as KAO-YAO

A picture showing the legend of GAO-YAO taken from our Chinese mythology archives. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the story below or search the index for more Chinese Gods, Chinese Goddesses, heroes, demons and monsters!

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He probes and pokes around the facts with the assistance of a one-horned goat, which seem a rather poor substitute for a Unicorn until you realize it's a QI-LIN.

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Article last updated on 15 April 2004
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT GAO-YAO : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : GAO-YAO
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Gaow Yaow
Alternative names : KAO-YAO
Popularity index : 375

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