OCEANIC MYTHOLOGY

The Gods of Polynesia and the South Seas

PAPA

Oceanic Mother Goddess

Also known as PAPA-TU-ANUKU, PAPATUANUKU

Earth Mother Goddess

It’s so confusing because Papa is a Mama. She gave birth to the other Gods with her passionate lover RANGI.

PAPA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : PAPA
Area or people : Maori, Polynesia
Location : the Pacific Islands
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Motherhood
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : PAPA-TU-ANUKU, PAPATUANUKU
Popularity index : 2999

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Article last updated on 23 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. "PAPA: Mother Goddess from Oceanic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 23 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 July 2014.

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