Mesoamerican mythology


Picture of the Aztec Bat God Piquete Ziña from our Aztec mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Zapotec Bat God

Also known as Batman, Dios Murciélago

The Zapotec Batman

A Zapotec Bat God with the moniker of the Batman

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With his dual dynamic personality, could this have been the true origin of Batman and Robin?

Piquete Ziña Facts and Figures

Name: Piquete Ziña
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Batman, Dios Murciélago

Gender: Male
Type: deity
Area or people: Zapotec
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Bats
Area of expertise: Bats

Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 36831

Article last updated on 30 November 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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