Melanesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Melanesia


Melanesian fabulous creature

Also known as Kakangora

Horrible halflings with hideous habits

These are legendary Oceanic creatures a couple of feet high with long sharp fingernails. They have been described as hobbit-like, but we are fairly sure Bilbo Baggins never attempted to rip that nice old wizard Gandalf to pieces and eat him.

The Kakamora tend to hide in caves and prey on stray children and travelers. They can be kept at bay by waving something pale. Far from being a token of surrender, white absolutely terrifies them.

Kakamora Facts and Figures

Name: Kakamora
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Kakangora

Gender: Male and female
Type: fabulous creature
Area or people: Melanesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 15851

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Article last revised on April 29, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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