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BEAVER

Picture of the Native American Industrial God BEAVER from our Native American mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Native American Industrial God

Also known as CAPA

Beaver God of Beavering Away

He abounds — he is bountiful. Damnation takes on a whole new meaning. Wherever there is a dam and it’s near a Native American tribe, BEAVER is at work — with the emphasis mostly on work.

You might say he’s the God of Storage, as he loves packing things away neatly ready for the winter months. But he’s not averse to a bit of well-intentioned thievery. See SNOQUALM.

Among the Lakota he is known as Capa.

BEAVER FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BEAVER
Area or people : Algonquin, Lakota, Northeast, Northwest, Plains
Location : North America
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Industry and Manufacturing
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : CAPA
Popularity index : 8507
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Article last updated on 20 July 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Beaver: Native American God of Manufacturing (Native American mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 20 Jul. 2014. Web. 30 September 2014.

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