Mawu-Lisa

African - Creator-god of the Fon. Twin brother of Mawu. Procreator of Agbe, Age, Dan Ayido. Hwedo, Gu, Heyveso and Naete. A dual-sex divinity, offspring of another androgynous deity Nana Buluku, combining Mawu the female aspect and Lisa the male aspect. In some versions, Mawu is male and Lisa female. They were said to have produced the first humans, seven pairs of twins. Occasionally known as Mawu-Lisa, Lisa, Lisa, Lissa, Liza, Whi, Kaonde Leza, Mawu-Liza or Mawu-Liza.

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