African - The blacksmith-god and war-god of the Fon. Son of Mawu-Lisa. He helped Mawu-Lisa make the earth fit for human habitation and taught them the art of ironworking. In another version, Gu was a magical tool used by Lisa to fashion the earth and to make mankind from the excrement of the gods. He was envisaged as a block of stone with a metal blade protruding from it. Also commonly identified as Gu, Gou, Gou or Gu.
Mesopotamian - The Babylonian version of Aquarius. In some accounts, referred to as Gu, Gou, Gou or Gu.

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