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OMETOTCHTLI

Picture of the Aztec Drunken God OMETOTCHTLI from our Aztec mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Aztec Drunken God

King of the Drunken Bunnies

This is a slightly generic term for the supreme God of that fiery drink PULQUE. It usually refers to TEPOZTECATL, but sometimes it doesn’t. Especially when he’s had a few too many and needs to lie down for a bit.

’OMETOTCHTLI’ means ‘Two Rabbit. No mention is ever made of ‘One Rabbit’, but they were probably all seeing double by then anyway. See CENTZON-TOTOCHTIN.

OMETOTCHTLI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : OMETOTCHTLI
Location : Aztec Mexico
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Inebriation
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 5190

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Article last updated on 31 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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