Maya Mythology

The Maya Gods of Mesoamerica...


Maya Sports God

Also known as Vucab-Hunahpu, Vukub-Bahpu

Uncle of the Hero Twins

Brother of Hun Hunahpu and uncle of the Hero Twins.

He’s a sporty bachelor God who lost the ballgame once too often and was struck out by the Xibalba Team.

Vucub Hunahpu Facts and Figures

Name: Vucub Hunahpu
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Vucab-Hunahpu, Vukub-Bahpu

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

In charge of: Sports and Phys Ed
Area of expertise: Sport

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 4668

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Article last revised on April 12, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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