Maya Mythology

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HUN BATZ

Maya Hero God

Also known as HUNBATZ, One Monkey

A Monkey, not a Bat

One of the Monkey Twins, he’s the son of Hun Hunahpu and Xbaquiyalo.

His name means literally ‘One Monkey’, which is more than fitting as he turned into one. Consult our entry on the Monkey Twins for the full story.

Hun Batz Facts and Figures

Name: Hun Batz
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: HUNBATZ, One Monkey

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

In charge of: Heroics
Area of expertise: Hero

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Article last revised on April 17, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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