Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand


Maori Fish God

Also known as Ika-Tere, Ika-Tere-Maeri

Picture of the Maori Fish God Ikatere from our Maori mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Father of Fish

He keeps things in the swim as he is grandson of Tangaroa.

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

Ikatere Facts and Figures

Name: Ikatere
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Ika-Tere, Ika-Tere-Maeri

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

In charge of: Fish
Area of expertise: Fish

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 2377

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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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