Also known as Tanaoa.
- Pacific (culture)
- Reptilian (attribute)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A Polynesian god who is responsible for the tides. In good weather he takes the form of a massive green lizard. In the Marquesas Islands he is known as the god of primeval darkness.
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