Polynesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Polynesia

KAI-N-TIKU-ABA

Samoan legendary place

Picture of the Polynesian legendary place Kai-n-Tiku-Aba from our Polynesian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

The World Tree (Samoa branch)

The World Tree was formed from the spine of Na Atibu — a God who really put his back into getting things going.

All went well until someone in the upper branches did a number two on someone in the lower branches. Since then the World Tree has been shaking, crashing, and swaying, with torn-off branches used as weapons.

Kai-n-Tiku-Aba Facts and Figures

Name: Kai-n-Tiku-Aba
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Sorry, we don't know
Type: legendary place
Area or people: Samoa
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 124

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Article last revised on May 25, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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