Chinese Mythology

The Folk Gods and Spirits of the Middle Kingdom

AO QIN

Chinese Sea God

Also known as Ao Ch'in

Picture of the Chinese Sea God Ao Qin from our Chinese mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

King of the Southern Ocean

One of the Long Wang Dragon Kings..

Ao Qin was the first dragon brother summoned by Ao Guang when Monkey showed up demanding goodies and funky clothing. Threatened by the deadly Iron Wishing Staff, Ao Qin reluctantly handed over a cap of red gold.

Ao Qin Facts and Figures

Name: Ao Qin
Pronunciation: Aow Cchurn
Alternative names: Ao Ch'in

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Ocean
Area of expertise: Sea, Seas, Ocean, Oceans

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 1671

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Article last revised on September 25, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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