Spider Grandmother is an important creation figure in the mythology, oral
traditions and folklore ... Navajo mythology tells of Spider Woman or Spider Old-
Woman (Na'ashjéii Asdzáá...
Information and legends about the Native American mythological figure Spider
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Jan 17, 2012 ... ather than doing each of these animals as individual words of the day, I figured I'd
speed up the process and cover a lot of animals all ... Na'ashjé'ii (Spider) .... Can I
ask how do you say 'hedgehog' (not porcupine) in Navajo?
In the Navajo creation story, Spider Woman (Na'ashjéii asdzáá) helps the ... white
blanket over them, said some magic words, and the creatures began to move.
It will, no doubt, endure, and evolve as have the Navajo, themselves. But, no ...
suggest that it is derived from the Spanish word nava meaning plain or field.
Sep 29, 2011 ... ... from the Navajo word tsegi, meaning “rock canyon,” and Canyon del Muerto
Spanish for “Canyon of the Dead.” Spider Rock is at the center, ...
"The Navajo have their own version of Spider Woman. ... to the eyes of the
uninitiated, Spider Woman appears merely as an insect, and her words go
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To the traditional Navajo weaver, Spider Woman provided the framework to live
.... -Cultural Code Words of the Navajo People, Lafayette de Mente Boyé, 2005, ...
Navajo Weaving From Spider Women to Chief's Blankets. ~ Navajo rug history ...
But word got out and most of the Navajo left while a few hid in a secluded cave.
Oct 17, 2014 ... This is the origin of the word arachnid, a term we use for spiders to this ... The
Lakota people's lore includes a trickster spider, and the Navajo ...