VOODOU MYTHOLOGY

The Voodoo Spirits of Haiti & the Caribbean

 


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GHEDE

Caribbean Death God

Also known as GEDE, GUEDE, GUÉDÉ

Spirit of the Dead

He’s the famous Voodou Dude from Haiti.

He claims to have quite a family, but maybe it is just because he likes dressing up in fancy clothes. See also BARON-SAMEDI.

GHEDE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : GHEDE
Area or people : Haiti
Location : the Caribbean
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Death
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NOT OKAY, be careful
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : GEDE, GUEDE, GUÉDÉ
Popularity index : 6401

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Article last updated on 14 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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