CHINESE MYTHOLOGY

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LEI-ZHENZI

Chinese legendary mortal

Also known as LEI-ZHEN-ZI, LEI-JEN-ZU, LEI-CHEN-TZU

Heroic son of LEI-GONG the Thunder Dragon.

He was born in human form, but could transform into a dragon after eating apricots.

LEI-ZHENZI was adopted by a human father named Weng Wang (who, according to some sources, may even have been WEN-CHANG).

He had many exciting adventures. Mostly involving the rescue of his adoptive father from peril.

LEI-ZHENZI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : LEI-ZHENZI
Location : China
Gender : Male
Type : legendary mortal
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Lay Jhun Dzur
Alternative names : LEI-ZHEN-ZI, LEI-JEN-ZU, LEI-CHEN-TZU
Popularity index : 4584

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Article last updated on 15 April 2004 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "LEI-ZHENZI: legendary mortal from Chinese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Apr. 2004. Web. 25 July 2014.

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