Maru

Pacific Islands - A Polynesian god of war. At times, known as Maru.
Pacific Islands - A Polynesian chief. His daughter was promised to the son of Whakaputa but he gave her as wife to Tuakeka. The jilted suitor killed one of Maru's servants, precipitating a battle in which Maru captured the maiden Hinemaka as a wife for his son. Sometimes identified as Maru.

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