Polynesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Polynesia

ATANUA

Marquesan Dawn Goddess

Dawn Goddess

Wife of Atea.

She created things with the aid of amniotic fluid. Don’t ask us — ask her.

Atanua Facts and Figures

Name: Atanua
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Marquesas
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Dawn
Area of expertise: Dawn

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 111

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

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