A god who is both loved and hated by Chuuk women because the souls of children are subject to him — he brings the soul at birth and takes it away again upon a child's death.



  • Bollig, Laurentius. (1927). The Inhabitants of the Truk Islands: Religion, Life, and a Short Grammar of a Micronesian People. Münster in Westphalia: Aschendorffsche Verlagsbuchhandlung, p. 12.