A supreme sky god and creator, yet a remote deity. He is the father of Lugeleng, whom he entrusted with the affairs of the world. Cp. Aliu-Lap, Alulue, Ialulep.

On Chuuk, the protector of ship navigators.



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  • Spiro, Melford. (1951). "Some Ifaluk Myths and Folk Tales." JAF 64:289–302, p. 289.