Wonomi

North American - The creator god of the Maidu. Indians. He and Coyote created the first man and woman from wooden images and showed them how to revivify the dead by immersing them in a lake. He was eventually deposed by Coyote and retreated to the heavens. Sometimes referred to as Wonomi, Kodo-yanpe, Kodo-yanpe, Earth-maker, Earth-namer, Earth Maker, Earth Namer, Kodo-yapeu, Kodo-yapeu, Kodo-yaponi or Kodo-yaponi.

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