Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand

AO-POTANGO

Maori Cloud God

Also known as AO-POTANO

Picture of the Maori Cloud God Ao-Potango from our Maori mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Sad God of Clouds

One of the Ao, the cloud children of Tawhirimatea.

He’s dark and heavy. Which probably means the weather outlook is very depressing.

Ao-Potango Facts and Figures

Name: Ao-Potango
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: AO-POTANO
Name means: Heavy dark clouds

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Maori people of Polynesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Clouds
Area of expertise: Clouds

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 160

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Article last revised on April 30, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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