North American - The animal who brought fire to the Hitchiti people. Fire was once exclusive to the Sky People but Rabbit thought his people should have it as well. At the Green Corn Festival, when the fire was lit in the square, he soaked the top of his head with pure oil and, as he danced round the fire, bent his head low enough to set the hair alight. He then ran off, sheltering in a hollow tree when the Sky People sent rain in a vain effort to douse his fire. Also commonly known as Rabbit, Great Hare, Great Hare, Gluskap, hare, Mahtigwess, Manabozho, Manabush, Michabo, Nanabozho, Rabbit, Cottontail, Hare or White Hare.

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