North American - An Algonquin. Brother of Akaiyan. His evil wife accused Akaiyan of rape and Nopatsis abandoned him on an island when they were hunting together. Akaiyan survived with the help of the beavers and, when Nopatsis came to the island the following year, expecting to find his brother's bones, Akaiyan jumped on to the raft and left Nopatsis stranded. Next year, Akaiyan found his brother's bones when he came to visit his friends the beavers. Also referred to as Nopatsis.

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