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NYAMI-ABE

South American Moon God

God of the Moon

Wayward brother of PAGE-ABE.

He used to be as bright as the Sun, until he was punished for attempting to have his wicked way with PAGE-ABE’s wife. His brother took away his shiny headdress and left him in semi-darkness.

Now he just glimmers in the night. We’re not sure what happened to PAGE-ABE’s wife though.

NYAMI-ABE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : NYAMI-ABE
Area or people : Tukano of Upper Amazon
Location : South America
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Moon
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 1953

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Article last updated on 29 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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