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What is the birthplace of the phoenix?

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Some myths claim the phoenix burst forth from the heart of Osiris, while other myths claim that it created itself from the fire of a holy tree in one of the precincts of the temple of Ra. In Greek tradition, the bird has no consistent birthplace but lives in Arabia.

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The birthplace of the phoenix varies from culture to culture. Some cultures don't have a consistent origin story for the bird, while others pass on a complete history of the creature's birth. The ancient Egyptians had the earliest representation of a phoenix in the Bennu, which has varying origin stories.

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