Sentence Examples


  • Banks Islands are chiefly ancestor-worshippers, but they also believe in, and occasionally pray to, a being named I Qat, one of the prehuman race endowed with supernatural powers who here, as elsewhere, do duty as gods.
  • Here is an example of a prayer to Qat - the devotee is supposed to be in danger with his canoe: " Qate!
  • Qat was born in the isle of Vanua Levu; his mother was either a stone at the time of his birth, or was turned into a stone afterwards, like Niobe.
  • Qat had eleven brothers, not much more reputable than the Osbaldistones in Rob Roy.
  • His pastime was to make wrong all that Qat made right, and he is sometimes the Ahriman to Qat's Ormuzd.

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