Native American Mythology

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ALKUNTAM

Nuxalk Sun God

Also known as Alk'umta'm, Alk'unta'um

Sun God

He’s the son of Nunuso’mikeeqone’im, a female Deity who can turn into a mosquito. So he became the light of her life.

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Alkuntam Facts and Figures

Name: Alkuntam
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Alk'umta'm, Alk'unta'um

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Nuxalk, Bella Coola
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Sun
Area of expertise: Sun

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 829

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Article last revised on May 19, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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