Hawaiian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Hawaii

KU

Hawaiian War God

Also known as KU-KA-PUA, KU-KUA-AKAHI

Picture of the Hawaiian War God Ku from our Hawaiian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Ferociously ugly War God

With a face like that he certainly looks the part. Ku is head of the Hawaiian Creator trinity, along with the far nicer Kane and Lono. It’s always a little disturbing when the military are in charge of things.

GodNote: Sorry this Ku article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

Ku Facts and Figures

Name: Ku
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: KU-KA-PUA, KU-KUA-AKAHI

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

In charge of: War
Area of expertise: War

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 122

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Article last updated on April 30, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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