Story: Deer Spirit-IS2001

Historia: Cuento del venado-IS2001

Object Details

Subject LanguageHup
Language PID(s)ailla:119685
Title [Indigenous]Mohõy pïnïg
Language of Indigenous Titlejup
TitleStory: Deer Spirit-IS2001
Language Community
Place CreatedTat Deh, Rio Tiquié
Date Created2001
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThe story of a woman who marries a deer spirit. She neglects her children, who poison the deer. His wife buries him in the stars, forming the Deer's Tomb star formation. Later, she gives birth to his child; the children take the baby deer out and he runs away. Their mother pursues them and they turn into currassow birds; she transforms into a small crying bird.
See the 2011 version of the same story, also told by Isabel S.
Source Notenotebook 1.43; notebook 3.152
Contributor(s) Individual / RoleEpps, Patience (Researcher)
Salustiano, Isabelle (Speaker)
Contributor(s) Corporate / Role


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