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Tane

the god of forests and birds

Maui

demi god


founder of many aspects in life

Hine

woman, made by Tane

Tawhaki

hero


godson of Whaitiri (thunder)


journey to heaven to grandmother

Waitiri (Whaitiri

goddess of thunder


Tawhaki's grandmother

Kaitangata

waitiri's mortal lover


'cannibal'


Tawhaki's grandfather

Karihi

Tawhakis brother

Maikuku

Tawhaki's wife

Mythical bird

the first thing that stops Tawhiki when he tries to get to Maikuku

Kite

the first thing Tawhiki makes to try and get to Maikuku

hawk

what Tawhaki turns into to get to Maikuku


(2nd attempt)



Hinemoa

important woman- royal virgin


lover/wife of Tutauekai

Tutauekai

illegitimate son- low status


flute player- not mainly warrior


Hinemoa's husband

Tiki

Tutauekai's brother inlaw/ best friend

Tinirau

mortal man


Hine-te-Iwawa's husband

Hine-te-iwaiwa

Tinirau's wife


goddess


waits for him


faithful

Papatuanuku

mother of tane

Hineahauone

woman made by tane for his sexual needs


mother of Hinetitama

Hinetitama

Daughter/wife of Tane


Daughter of Hinehauone

Hinenuitepo

Hinetitama commits suicide from guilt of incest


becomes Hineuitepo- creator of death

quote about man creates and woman destroys

man's work is creation and hinenuitepo destroys

Mataora

Niwareka's husband


goes into the underworld for her

Tautoru

Mataora's brother


inlove with Niwareka

Niwareka

Mataora's wife


goes into the underworld because Mataora physically abused her (falsely accusing her of cheating with tautoru)