Nü Wa

Chinese - The name of Nü Kua as Snail. Maiden. In some accounts, it is said that the lower part of Nü Kua's body was that of a snail but she is generally regarded as having the body of a serpent below her waist. In some lore, occasionally called Nü Wa, Nü Kua, Nü Kua, Gourd Girl, Nü-huang, Japanese Jokwa, Snail Maiden or Snail Maiden.

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