Honsi and Honsu

Honsi and Honsu are a pair of mythical twins who figure in the enfants terribles category of Dahomean folktales. The magical exploits of these twins is always the point of a given tale.



  • Leach, Maria, ed. (1984). Funk & Wagnalls Standard Dictionary of Folklore, Mythology, and Legend. New York: HarperCollins.