A shōjō (猩々 or 猩猩 heavy drinker or orangutan) is a Japanese sea spirit with similarities to a ghost, but differs to the latter in the fact that shojo are tangible. It enjoys drinks containing alcohol.
Legend has it that workers at breweries in Japan have seen a Shojo lurking about after indulging in their products.
Shōjōs are water spirits with a red face and red hair.
In Popular Culture
- A shojo appears in the season 7 of Supernatural, in the episode Party On, Garth.