Sentence Examples

  • The Algonkins, however, thought otherwise, and the myth itself suggests a theriomorphic earth-maker.
  • The Iroquois are in advance of the Algonkins; their creator-hero has no touch of the animal in him.
  • Deluge), we meet again with the primeval waters and the world-egg, and with the famous mythological tortoise-theory, 5 also found among the Algonkins (§ 2) - antique beliefs gathered up by the framers of philosophic systems, who felt the importance of maintaining such links with the distant past.
  • "The Algonkins say that birds always make the winds, that they create the waterspouts, and that the clouds are the spreading and agitation of their wings."

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