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HANNYA

Picture of the Japanese Demonness HANNYA from our Japanese mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Japanese Demonness

Demoness with fangs and horns.

She is very fond of children but this is not something that should be encouraged.

She has theatrical ambitions and likes to turn up in masked plays known as No.

HANNYA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : HANNYA
Location : Japan
Gender : Female
Type : demon
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 14980

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Article last updated on 22 July 2005 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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