Her appearance is a mix of human and animal characteristics. A human body with the head of a beast, a long nose and long ears.
It appears she is a very powerful spirit. Should a kami oppose her she would hook them with her nose and then run with them for 1000 ri (2500 miles) and she could destroy swords with her teeth.
- View the Konjaku Gazu Zoku Hyakki online here: Konjaku Online.
1. Yoda, H. and Alt, M. (2016) “Japandemonium: Illustrated: The Yokai Encyclopaedia of Toriyama Sekien.”. New York: Dover Publications, Inc.
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