Merlion’s 40th Birthday

Merlion is a fantastic creation, designed by Fraser Brunner.┬áThis’s Mythical Creature with the head of a lion and body of a fish. Merlion turns 40 in this September. The word “Mer” means the “Sea“. The body of fish represents the origin of Singapore as a Fishing village. The Lion head represents for the Singapore’s original name Singapura (Lion City).

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