Micronesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Micronesia


Ifaluk Boat God

Also known as Paluelap, Pälülop

Seafaring God of Boats and Canoes

He’s known as the Great Captain, and his specialist subject is navigation. So if you’re lost at sea, turn to him.

His son is the equally sea-savvy Aluluei.

Palulop Facts and Figures

Name: Palulop
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Paluelap, Pälülop

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Ifaluk (Caroline Islands, Micronesia)
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Boats and Canoes
Area of expertise: Boats, Canoes

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 2777

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Article last revised on April 29, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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