Tulugaak

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In Inuit mythology, Tulugaak was the creator of light. The meaning of /tulugaq/ is 'raven';[1] cf. the god Tuluŋigraq ("something like a raven"[2]).

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Lowenstein 1992, p. 214
  2. ^ Lowenstein 1992, p. 10

References[edit]

  • Asatchaq (1992). Lowenstein, Tom, ed. The Things That Were Said of Them : Shaman Stories and Oral Histories of the Tikiġaq People. Translated by Tukummiq. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. ISBN 0-520-06569-7.