Tangaloa

Pacific Islands - A creator-god, in the lore of Tonga. He made himself a wife by carving her from stone and, when he threw the spare fragments of stone into the primordial ocean, they became the islands of the Pacific. At times, known as Tangaloa, Ta-aroa, Ta-aroa, Rua-i-tupra, Marshall Islands Loa, Tagaloa, Tangaroa, New Zealand Tangaroa or New Zealand Tangaroa.

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