Amei Awi

East Indian - A Dayak god of agriculture. Brother and husband of Burung Une. These two were the progenitors of the human race. Amei Awi also created some animals from pieces of bark. Some of their later children could not speak until they ate a fish caught by their father, after which they were able to speak in a different language. Having completed their creative work on earth, Amei Awi and his wife disappeared into the ground. In some accounts, identified as Amei Awi.

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