Old Woman

East Indian - In New Guinea, a deity who kept the moon in a jar. It is said that some mischievous boys opened the jar and released the moon. The dark markings now seen on the moon are those caused by the boys' fingers as they tried to grab the moon as it escaped. Known as Old Woman, Eagentci, Eagentci, Ancient-Bodied, Old Woman, Ancient-bodied, Komokyatsiky, Komokyatsiky, Old Woman, Kunapipi, Kunapipi, Gunapipi, Kliarin-Kliara, Mumuna, Old Woman or Kliarin-kliara.
North American - An ancestor-deity of many tribes. The female counterpart of Old Man. Also commonly referred to as Old Woman, Eagentci, Eagentci, Ancient-Bodied, Old Woman, Ancient-bodied, Komokyatsiky, Komokyatsiky, Old Woman, Kunapipi, Kunapipi, Gunapipi, Kliarin-Kliara, Mumuna, Old Woman or Kliarin-kliara.

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