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General Information
Universe The Legend of Zelda
Aliases Hyrulean
Classification Homo hylia
Homeworld Light World
Intelligence Sapient
Biochemistry Carbon-Based Lifeforms
Biological Information
Average Height 6 feet
Locomotion Bipedal
Distinctive Features Humanoid shape, pointy ears
Lineage Information
Subspecies Terminan Hylian
Lorulean Hylian
Descendant(s) Twili
Related Species Human
Homo nintendonus (possibly)
Cultural Information
Capital City Hyrule
Leaders King of Hyrule, Princess Zelda
Sociocultral characteristics
Members Link
Princess Zelda
King of Hyrule
Scientific Taxonomy
Planet Light World
Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Mammalia
Order Primates
Suborder Haplorhini
Family Hominidae
Genus Homo
Species H. sapien
Race Hyrulean
Other Information
Status Least Concern
Creator Hylia (in-universe)
Miyamoto (real life)

Hylians are a human race native to Hyrule.


They are humans with pointed elf-like ears.


They were created by the goddess Hylia, and are named after her.