North American - A creator-god of the Yakima tribe. In the beginning, only this deity existed in the sky. To cure his boredom, he paddled in the primordial waters and made the world and all things in it from the mud at the bottom of the ocean. In some references, called Whememeowah, Whee-me-me-ow-ah, Whee-me-me-ow-ah, Great Chief Above, 'great chief' or 'great chief'.

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