Quga-x

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Aleut[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the ancient Unungan word for spiritual leaders.

Noun[edit]

Quga-x

  1. A spirit, as known as a shaman's assistant in the communities along the Aleutian coast and Alaskan coast.

References[edit]

  • To the Aleutians and beyond: the anthropology of William S. Laughlin, Bruno Frohlich, Albert B. Harper, R. Gilberg, 2002.