Buffalo Girl

North American - A maiden of a horned race of cannibals who married a human. She and her husband made bows and arrows and left them near the cottonwood tree under which humans lived. When they emerged, the humans seized the weapons and used them to kill the Buffalo people who then turned into real buffaloes. The descendants of this couple became the Arikara tribe. Also called Buffalo Girl, Buffalo, Buffalo or Cut-nose.

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