Native American Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of North America...


Wyandot Black Goo God

Stuck-up sticky God of Tar, Glue and Pitch

Yes, Sanopi is the God of Black Goo that we’ve been looking for all this time. He’s an amorphous black blob who once taunted Coyote and got into a fight. The enraged Coyote tried to bite him, but his paws got stuck in the black gooey mess. Sanopi wouldn’t let go, and pretty soon Coyote was stuck fast.

Several years passed. Coyote slowly starved to death. Only then did Sanopi let him go. But not without an apology.

Sanopi Facts and Figures

Name: Sanopi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Wyandot (aka Huron or Wendat) people
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Tar, Pitch and Black Goo
Area of expertise: Tar, Oil Tar, Pitch, Black Goo, Marmite, Bitumen

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 3200

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Article last revised on October 23, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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