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  • North American North American (culture)
  • Forest Dweller Forest Dweller (attribute)
  • Friendly Friendly (behaviour)

A mischievous great hare from the Woodland Indian stories in North America. He was born as one of four couplets. The youngest of the sibling killed its mother at birth while another was killed by immortals and became a keeper of the dead. Nanabozho created a medicine society called Midiwiniwin which created ceremonies for the dead as well as disease.

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