Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand


Maori Wind God

Also known as Apu-Mantangi

The God of Whirlwinds

One of the Ao, the cloud children of Tawhirimatea. A dizzy mixed-up kid, or does he just like spinning tops?

He’s known as ‘Howling Rainfall’. Best get indoors.

Apu-Matangi Facts and Figures

Name: Apu-Matangi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Apu-Mantangi

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

In charge of: Wind
Area of expertise: Wind

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
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Article last revised on April 30, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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