Melanesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Melanesia


Banks islands Creator God

Also known as Quat

Creator God

We do go out of our way. Banks Islands, Vanuata in this case.

After sorting out this part of the world Qat paddled off in his canoe towards the setting sun. His return is awaited. But what does he look like? Captain Cook was one instance of mistaken identity. If it’s the captain look, could he resemble Captain Hook, Captain Pugwash, Captain Birdseye, or even a Captain of Industry?

Qat Facts and Figures

Name: Qat
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Quat

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Banks islands, Vanuatu in Melanesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Creating
Area of expertise: Creation

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 3005

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

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