Gwau Meo

Pacific Islands - A culture-hero of the Solomon Islands. Brother of Gwau Meo. These two heroes, known as the Red Heads, were regarded as children of the sun and were credited with slaying many monsters and bringing food, magic and other benefits to their people. They were said to have led a band of their followers by sea to inhabit the Solomon Islands and are now worshipped as war-spirits. In some lore, occasionally identified as Gwau Meo.

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