Japanese - An ox-headed king. He was ruler of the stars and descended to earth en route to the realm of the sea dragon to find a wife for himself. Kotan, a king of India, refused him shelter so, on his return from the sea dragon's realm with a new wife, he waged war on Kotan and killed him, cutting his body into five pieces. In some accounts he is regarded as an aspect of Susanowa. In some references, referred to as Buto.

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