North American - A culture-hero of the Hopi. Son of the sun-god. Twin brother of Poquanghoya. He was one of two warriors (the other was Poquanghoya) created by Kokyangwuti to protect human beings from demons. In another version he was a war-god. They are equivalent to the Zuni Ahayuta Achi twins. Occasionally referred to as Palongahoya, Palungahoya, Palungahoya, Balongahoya, Balongahoya or Palongwhoya.

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