“Ningyo” – Japanese Kanji Symbols for Mermaid

ningyoI wrote “Ningyo”. It means “Mermaid” in English.

  1. Nin” means Human Being
  2. “Gyo” means Fish

Usually, Ningyo’s upper body is woman and her lower body is fish. If upper body is fish and lower body is human, It is called “Hangyojin”.

What is your favorite word about imaginary creature? I’m waiting for a request.