North American - In the lore of the tribes of the northwest, a guardian spirit. The Aurora Borealis and the Milky Way were regarded as the smoke from this deity's camp fire in the Arctic. He was regarded as a cannibal, variously described as male or female. Sometimes referred to as Baxbakualanuchsiwae, Baxbakwalanuxsiwae, Baxbakwalanuxsiwae, Tsonqua, Tsonqua, Sneneik, Sneneikulala, Tsonoqua, Sneneik(ulala), Cannibal Mother or Cannibal Mother.

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