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Watatsumi-no-kami

David Leeming

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780195156690
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199916481
Watatsumi-no-kami

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In Japanese Shinto mythology, Watatsumi was the spirit (kami) of the sea. His daughter Toyotama-hime married Hiko-hoho-demi, brother

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Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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