"A wise old owl sat on an oak
The more he saw the less he spoke
The less he spoke the more he heard
Why aren’t we like that wise old bird."
― Edward H. Richards

Power to use the abilities of owls. Variation of Avian Physiology.

Also Called

  • Owl Mimicry
  • Strigiform Mimicry
  • Strigiform Physiology


User with this ability either is or can mimic/transform into owls.



Mythical Owls:


Owl is associated with great number of mystical and supernatural abilities and connections in mythology and folklore, thus user with this power may have access to: Afterlife Transport, Clairvoyance up to Nigh Omniscience, Curse Inducement, Darkness Manipulation, Death Inducement, Death Sense, Enhanced Intelligence/Supernatural Intelligence/Absolute Intelligence, Enhanced Wisdom/Supernatural Wisdom, Fear Inducement, Magic

Known Users

See Also: Ominous Owl, The Owl-Knowing One and Cute Owl.

TV Series/Films

  • Archimedes (Sword in the Stone)
  • The Great Owl (The Secret Of NIMH)
  • Jareth the Goblin King (Jim Henson's Labyrinth)
  • Hoot (Spooky Buddies)
  • Otto (Evermoor Chronicles)


  • Court of Owls (DC Comics)
  • Owlman (DC Comics)
  • Leland "Owl" Owlsley (Marvel Comics)
  • Harvey Who (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog)


  • Fukurou (Fairy Tail)


  • Wan Shi Tong (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Cosmic Owl (Adventure Time)
  • Fenghuang (Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness)
  • Sotmrcutters (How to Train Your Dragon)
    • Cloudjumper
  • Almondine (Camp Lazlo)
  • Mr. Owl (Franklin)
  • Owlowicious (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)

Video Games

  • Hoothoot-Noctowl (Pokemon)
  • Rowlet-Dartrix-Decidueye (Pokemon)
  • Clockwerk (Sly Cooper series)
  • Storm Owl (Megaman X4)
  • Kaepora Gaebora (The Legend of Zelda)


  • Owls (Harry Potter)
  • Archemedes (The Once and Future King)
  • Owl (Winnie-the-Pooh)
  • The Parliament of the Owls (The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair)
  • The Great Owl (The Secret Of NIMH)