Native American Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of North America...


Juaneño/Acjachemen Population God

Population God

Owiot was the son of the Sky God but he pined away before he could find a mate.

Some spirits made him a grand funeral pyre which attracted the attention of Coyote, who could not resist nicking a tasty tidbit. For him it was barbecue heaven. As he licked his lips, a scrap of skin fell to earth, turning into Chinigchinich, the offspring Owiot had always wanted.

It seems that even the name was pre-planned (otherwise we would have ended up with Owiot Junior or Owiot The Second). Once on earth, the newly-constituted God wasted no time waiting for the right girl to come along like his father. He went straight into procreation using the well-formulated mud doll technique.

Chinigchinich Facts and Figures

Name: Chinigchinich
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Populating
Area of expertise: Populating

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 4055

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Article last revised on October 23, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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