Tilo, a god revered by the Baranga tribe, whose name means “the sky,” and is present in rain or other storms, and speaks with the voice of thunder. In addition he is associated with most mysterious things of the universe such as children’s convulsions and the birth of twins (called “sons of the Sky”). A.G.H.


Grimal, Pierre, Larousse World Mythology, Secaucus, New Jersey, Chartwell Books, 1965. p. 522