African Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

HAI-URI

Khoikhoi/San Underworld God

Also known as Haiuri

Picture of the African Underworld God Hai-uri from our African mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Half an Underworld God

He is only half-there, having one eye, one ear, one arm and one leg. You stand half a chance of being taken to the Underworld if you meet him as he has to hop after you and seize you with half a mouth.

We’re sorry but we can only give him fifty percent approval. He’s a bit half-hearted.

Hai-uri Facts and Figures

Name: Hai-uri
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Haiuri

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Underworld
Area of expertise: Underworld

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 1753

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Article last revised on November 02, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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