Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand

KAE

Maori Food God

The indirect cause of cannibalism

Through eating a whale, which belonged to a sea God called Tinirau, he ate Kae in revenge. ‘Save the Whale Campaigns’ were diverted to ‘Eat an Enemy’ campaigns and both whales and humans suffered.

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

Kae Facts and Figures

Name: Kae
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Food
Area of expertise: Food

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 186

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

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