Ioi

North American - Sister of Blue Jay in the lore of the Chinook Indians. She was claimed as a bride by the dead and carried off to the land of the Supernatural People. Here Blue Jay found her watching over the bones of her dead relatives which, from time to time, became human for a while. In another story, Ioi gave her brother five buckets of water with which to extinguish prairie fires but he disobeyed her instructions and was so badly burned that he died. Identified as Ioi.

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