List of avian humanoids

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Huitzilopochtli, Aztec god of Tenochtitlan.
Garudh at Hanumandhoka dharwar surrounding,Kathmandu

Avian humanoids (people with the characteristics of birds) are a common motif in mythology, folklore, and popular fiction.

In myth and legend[edit]




In fiction[edit]

Examples of avian humanoids in science fiction and fantasy fiction include:



Film and television[edit]

Duck universe[edit]

The Duck universe is a land of sentient humanoid ducks created by Carl Barks as part of the wider Mickey Mouse universe. Characters within it include:


See also[edit]


  1. ^ S. A. Barrett (1919-03-27). "Myths of the Southern Sierra Miwok". University of California Publications in American Archeology and Ethnology. 16 (1): 1–28. 
  2. ^ Bestia Mortale (1999). "Death Is In the Air: Egyptian Sirens Came to Ancient Greece to Ease Souls' Path to Persephone". Widdershins. 5 (5). 

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