Ham

African - Son of Noah. He was turned black as punishment for disobeying his father's order not to have intercourse with his wife during their time in the Ark. He became king of Egypt and his sons were the progenitors of the African tribes. In some accounts, identified as Ham.
Irish - Son of Noah. He is regarded as a progenitor of the Fomoire. Also identified as Ham.
Norse - A witch. Sister of Heid. She and Heid were used by Helgé to cause a storm that nearly wrecked Frithiof's ship en route to the Orkneys. She was killed when the ship ran down the whale on which she and Heid were riding. In other accounts, the two witches were called Thorgrim and Thorod. At times, identified as Ham.

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