Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand


Maori Plant God

Also known as Haumia-Roa, Haumiatiketike, Haumietiketike

Organically grown God of Wild Vegetables

He looks after uncultivated foods such as wild herbs and bracken.

His brother Rongo deals with the cultivated stuff.

Haumia-tiketike Facts and Figures

Name: Haumia-tiketike
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Haumia-Roa, Haumiatiketike, Haumietiketike

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

In charge of: Plants and Vegetation
Area of expertise: Plants

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 7232

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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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