African - The primaeval buffalo of the Kabyle. He and his wife, Thamuatz, emerged from a place beneath the earth called Tlam. Their son, Achimi, drove off Itherther and mated with his mother and sister. Wandering alone he discharged his semen into depressions in the rocks to produce all the game animals except the lion. On occassion, identified as Itherther.

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