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HUKERE

Picture of the Oceanic Dead God HUKERE from our Oceanic mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Oceanic Dead God

Also known as HUKERE-NUI

Guardian of the Dead

He appears to be involved with the cleaning of bones. We’re not sure if that has a sinister angle or if he just brushes them with a feather duster occasionally.

GodNote: Sorry this Hukere article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

HUKERE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : HUKERE
Area or people : Maori
Location : the Pacific Islands
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Dead
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : HUKERE-NUI
Popularity index : 2087

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Article last updated on 26 July 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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