South American - A medicine-man of the Juruna Indians. He was said to receive from Sinaa in dreams instructions that enabled him to improve the conditions of his people. Sinaa gave him the bark of a magic tree and the drink which he brewed from this bark gave him magical powers such as the ability to cure illness. He married but his wife was unfaithful. Her lover tried to kill Uaica but, having eyes in the back of his head, Uiaca was able to escape and disappeared into the earth. Sometimes known as Uaica.

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