|Meaning||Cat of the five virtues|
|Book(s)||Gazu Hyakki Tsurezure Bukuro|
In Japanese mythology, Gotokuneko is a kind of cat spirit, who can breathe fire from a hifukidake (bamboo blowpipe used to stoke fires) and wears a kettle stand like a hat. The gotokuneko is a kind of nekomata that relaxes by the fireplace and keeps the fire going when no one is around.
- Gotokuneko on the Japanese Wikipedia