African Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

BUK

Nuer River Goddess

Goddess of Rivers and Streams

Water being so precious and essential for living, she has made a big splash as the source of life.

She’s the mother of Deng, but unlike her son she never loses her temper. She also has two thriving daughters: Candit and Nyaliep.

Buk Facts and Figures

Name: Buk
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Nuer people of Sudan
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Rivers
Area of expertise: River, Rivers, Stream, Streams

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Popularity index: 1376

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Article last revised on November 02, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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