AZTEC MYTHOLOGY

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COCIJO

Picture of COCIJO from our Aztec mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Aztec Rain God

God of Generally Unpleasant Weather

Does Rain and Lightning and has a fine bifurcated snaky tongue.

He seems to be a Glyph C supporter if his headgear is anything to go by. Also likes to appear on urns and a certain amount of confusion with TLALOC or CHAC is understandable.

COCIJO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : COCIJO
Area or people : Zapotec
Location : Mexico
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Rain
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 6572

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Article last updated on 10 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "COCIJO: God of Rain from Aztec mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 10 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 July 2014.

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