Vucub-Hunapu

Central American - A culture-hero of the Quiche Indians. Son of Xmucane and Xpiyacoc. Brother of Hunhunapu. He and his brother were invited to a game of tlachtli by Huncame and Vucub Came, rulers of the underworld, Xibalba. After spending a night in the House of Gloom, they were killed. Their deaths were later avenged by Hunapu and Ixbalanque, sons of Hunhunapu and Xquia. Known as Vucub-Hunapu, Vukub-Hunapu, Vukub-Hunapu, Vucub Ahpu or Vucub Ahpu.

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