Degei

Pacific Islands - A primaeval serpent, in the lore of Fiji. Father of Sweet-eyes. This serpent incubated the eggs laid by the hawk, Turukawa, and hatched the first humans, a boy and a girl. He then created crops for them to live on. In the underworld he interrogates the souls of the dead and allocates punishment. Also commonly identified as Degei, Dengei or Dengei.

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