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Heitsi-eibib


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Heitsi-Eibib is a first man, trickster–culture hero of the Hottentot people in Africa. Given his miraculous conception—his mother, a cow, conceived him by eating a special grass—and various heroic deeds, he qualifies as a monomythic hero.

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