Xhosa Creator God
Also known as Tiko, Uthixo
Sun God and defender of itchy noses
Thixo is not a brand of adhesive but a Creator Sun God. He is a regional version of creator deity Tsui-goab. He is also known as – or may possibly be the father of – Qamatha.
According to writer Nomboniso Gasa, his name is most frequently invoked when sneezing. Thus: “Atchooo! Thixo!”.
If you have a cold, no doubt he will bless you with mighty blessings.
Thixo Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Tiko, Uthixo
Area or people: Xhosa and Ponda people of South Africa
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Creating
Area of expertise: Creation
Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 5496
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Article last revised on November 03, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.