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Monsters and Mythical Creatures List

The Monsters and Mythical Creatures List contain the names of legendary beasts, monsters or massive animals that are based on the stories, myths and legends of the different tribes of Native American Indians that have been brought to life in their stories, dances, ceremonies and works of art. Refer to the article on Mythical Creatures for interesting information about this fascinating subject of Native American Mythology.

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Many of the beasts found on Monsters and Mythical Creatures List are a combination of two or more animals. An example of this type of mythical creature is the Piasa Bird that is shown in the top picture.

Monsters and Mythical Creatures List
The Monsters and Mythical Creatures List contains details of beasts and supernatural beings such as mythical humanoids and beings, flying creatures, water creatures, wolves, mythical animals, winged creatures, sea monsters, sea creatures, birds, dragons, dogs, winged monsters. These beasts feature in the ancient stories of Native American tribes
 

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List of Names of Monsters and Mythical Creatures
List of tribes &  Monsters and Mythical CreaturesDescription of
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Description and attributes of
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Achiyalatopa
 
ZuniBirdThe bird monster has celestial powers, and possesses feathers made of stone knives, which it throws at objects.

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Adlet
 
Artic and
Sub-Artic tribes
WolfHumanoid wolf - fur is snowy white and its eyes piercing blue. The Adlet grips an ornate spear in its fist

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Aglebemu
 
Penobscot, Maliseet, PassamaquoddyGiant frogEvil creature in the form of a bullfrog

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Agloolik
 
Artic and
Sub-Artic tribes
Humanoid FishHalf man - Half fish
Lives beneath the ice and helps fishermen


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Akhlut
InuitHalf wolf - Half whale
Half wolf - Half whale
Dorsel fin rises over the body of a black and white wolf. it changes from an orca to a wolf when hungry
 

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Amala
 
Artic and
Sub-Artic tribes
GiantGiant who holds up the world on a pole

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Anguta
 
InuitDeityFerryman to the underworld

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Ani Hyuntikwalaski
 
CherokeeThunder beingCauses thunder and lightening

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Apotamkin
 
Maliseet, PassamaquoddyCannibalA giant fanged sea serpent

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Atshen
 
InuitCannibalSupernatural spirit who eats men

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Avanyu
 
Hopi and PuebloSnakeSnake like creature with horns

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Azeban
 
AbenakiRaccoon TricksterA raccoon trickster spirit - see Tricksters

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Baykok
 
OjibweMonsterSkeleton like figure, with thin translucent skin and glowing red points for eyes

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Basket Woman
 
Tlingit, Heiltsuk, SalishFemale GiantStupid but cannibalistic female giant

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Bigfoot
 
Pacific Northwest tribesApe ManLarge hairy ape-like humanoid

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Big Owl
 
ApacheCannibalA cannibalistic giant

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Cetan
 
SiouxBird SpiritHawk-like spirit

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Chickcharney

 
Southeast tribesBird CreatureLarge Owl-like creature - dirty, furry, feathered, about three feet tall

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Chihalenchi
 
California tribesCannibalA cannibal giant monster covered with hair

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Culloo
 
Passamaquoddy, MikmaqBird MonsterA massive bird who carried children away holding then by its talons

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Dakwa
 
CherokeeFishMonster fish able to swallow a man whole

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Deer Woman
 
Southwestern tribesShape shifterDeer Woman has hooves for feet

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Feathered Serpent
 
 Algonquin speaking tribes, Apache & AbenakiSerpentFlying serpent having the body of a snake and wings

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Gaasyendietha
 
SenecaDragonDragon like monster that lives in deep
rivers and lakes

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Gici Awas
 
Abenaki, PenobscotGreat Hairless BearMan-eating creature resembling an enormous stiff legged hairless bear with an oversized head

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Glooscap
 
Abenaki
 
TransformerHumanoid creator deity

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Haietlik
 
NootkaWater SerpentLightning Snake whose head was as sharp as a knife and its tongue shot lightning bolts

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Hiintcabiit
 
ArapahoWater MonsterA great horned water serpent

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Jenu
 
MikmaqGiantA wild and cannibalistic hairy giant

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Keelut
 
InuitDogA Monstrous, hairless dog

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Kee-wakw
 
AbenakiHalf man - Half elkCreator deity

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Kokopelli
 
Zuni and HopiHumanoidKokopelli is a trickster spirit

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Lox
 
Maliseet, Passamaquoddy, MikmacWolverineA deadly wolverine monster

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Maneto
 
Sauk, Fox, Kickapoo, Potawatomi, Miami, IlliniHorned SerpentAn underwater giant serpent

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Pamola
 
AbenakiBird MonsterThis monster has the head of a moose, the body of a man and the wings and feet of an eagle

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Monsters and Mythical Creatures List
The Monsters and Mythical Creatures List contains details of beasts and supernatural beings such as winged creatures, sea monsters, mythical humanoids and beings, flying creatures, water creatures, wolves, mythical animals, sea creatures, birds, dragons, dogs, winged monsters. These beasts all feature in the ancient stories, myths and legends of Native American tribes.

Monsters and Mythical Creatures List


List of Names of Monsters and Mythical Creatures
List of tribes &  Monsters and Mythical CreaturesDescription of
Monsters and Mythical Creatures
Description and attributes of
Monsters and Mythical Creatures

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Piasa
 
AncientsBirdHorned monster horns red eyes, a body covered with scales and enormous tail

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Pukwudgie
 
WampanoagTransformer Small, gray, half troll half porcupine creatures with glowing skin

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Rugaru
 
CreeWerewolfMan-eating ice monster

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Sasquatch
 
Pacific Northwest tribesApe ManLarge hairy ape-like humanoid

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Sky Snake
 
 Algonquin speaking tribes, Apache & AbenakiSerpentFlying serpent having the body of a snake and wings

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Tizheruk
 
InuitSnake / SerpentLarge snake-like water creature with a  seven foot head and a tail with a flipper.

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Thunderbird
 
Various tribes Giant BirdA large raptor-like bird usually with curling horns, long legs, a long beak and a featherless head.

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Tricksters
 
Various tribes Animal guisesTricksters are mischievous supernatural beings who take the form of animals such as the coyote, spider and raven

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Tsul 'Kalu
 
CherokeeGiant Ape-likeA slant-eyed or sloping giant

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Underwater Panther
Algonquians, Ojibwe and the PotawatomWater Monster
Head of a panther, snake-like tail and feet have the claws of a bird of prey. 
 

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Unhcegila
 
SiouxDragonA dragon-like creature who inhabits the water

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Water Panther
Algonquians, Ojibwe and the PotawatomiWater Monster
Head of a panther, snake-like tail and feet have the claws of a bird of prey. 
 

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Wendigo
 
CreeGiantA wild and cannibalistic hairy giant

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Wuchowsen
 
Abenaki, Penobscot, PassamaquoddyBird CreatureMassive immortal bird spirit whose wings make the wind

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