OCEANIC MYTHOLOGY

The Gods of Polynesia and the South Seas

KU

Picture of KU from our Oceanic mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Oceanic War God

Also known as KU-KA-PUA, KU-KUA-AKAHI

War God. He looks the part too — he's ferociously ugly.

KU is head of the Hawaiian Creator trinity, along with the far nicer KANE and LONO. It’s always a little disturbing when the military are in charge of things.

KU FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : KU
Area or people : Hawaii
Location : the Pacific Islands
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : War
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : KU-KA-PUA, KU-KUA-AKAHI
Popularity index : 3577

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Article last updated on 22 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "KU: God of War from Oceanic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Jan. 2014. Web. 31 July 2014.

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