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?
Spider Woman instructed the Navajo women how to weave on a loom which
Spider Man .... Hozona h'astleen is the way the Dine (Navajo word meaning "the
18 The function of the word spider is actually to web the poems together. ... In yet
another, with myth a given of daily existence, an elderly Navajo woman ...
May 15, 1999 ... NAVAJO: Dine (The People). Navajo are of the the Athabascan language group
and their relationship ... Legend of Spider Rock · Weaving .... it was from common
information and usage of the word throughout the Southwest.
"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
Of all the figures in Navajo life and mythology, Coyote (Maii') is the most .... Do
not kill a spider unless you draw a circle around it and say, " you have no
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.