Aningan, in some legends of the Inuits, is the name of the moon-god who chases his sister, the sun-goddess, across the sky. He resides in the house of his cousin Irdlirvirisissong, a female clown. A.G.H.


Burland, Cottie. North American Indian Mythology. “Library of the World’s Myths and Legends.” {Revised by Marion Wood) New York. Peter Bedrick Books. 1965. p. 20