|Habitat||Eastern Pamir Mountains, Kunlun Mountains, Southern Xinjiang Uygur regions|
The Adam-Dzhapais is a hairy humanoid of Central Asia, specifically the Eastern Pamir mountains of Tajikistan, the Kunlun mountains and the Southern Xinjiang Uygur regions of China. It is also known as Adam-japayis, Adam-yapyisy, Adam-yavei, Japayi-kishi and Zhabayi-adam. The Adam-Dzhapais may be a type of Alma.
The Adam-Dzhapais is a wild man-like humanoid. They have no speech but are said to make muttering sounds and having a sharp sense of hearing. They are said to be excellent runners and swimmers and have been reported to be seen washing their infants in clean cold water springs. They also have been reported to have the ability to make primitive tools out of sticks and stones.
- Eberhart, George M. (2002) Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology ABC-CLIO, Inc. ISBN 1-57607-283-5
- Adam-Dzhapais (https://occultopedia.info/a/adam-dzhapais.htm)