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Native American Legends: Little Giver (Fastachee)

Name: Little Giver
Tribal affiliation: Miccosukee, Seminole
Native names: Fastachee, Fas-te-chee, Fas-ta-chee
Pronunciation: fah-stuh-chee
Type: Corn spirit, dwarf god
Related figures in other tribes: Unknown Woman (Choctaw), Selu (Cherokee), Onatah (Iroquois)

Little Giver is a corn spirit from Miccosukee and Seminole mythology. Usually appearing as a dwarf, Little Giver appeared to the people to present them with the gift of corn, for which he was subsequently always honored.

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