North American - A magic rock. In a rare display of generosity, Coyote gave the rock his blanket but snatched it back when he began to feel cold. The rock chased Coyote and Ictinike, flattening trees in its path, and finally ran over Coyote, flattening him also, so recovering the blanket. In other versions, Iya was a cannibalistic monster of the Sioux, appearing in the form of a hurricane. Also commonly identified as Iya.

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