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[to Whom the twenty-sixth day of February, day 056, is dedicated]
Linguistic Note: Japanese uke, food, plus mochi, she who possesses.
Description: Goddess of fertility and the substances that sustain life; Provider of rice from flat-lands, sea-weed and fish from the sea, game creatures from the mountains; through Her death She sustains life.
To Whom Sacred: panic grass; cultivated rice-plant and the cooked grain; wheat; millet; beans; cattle; silkworms; horse.
Male Associate: Inari, ----. She is sometimes confused with him.
Toyo-Uke-Byme, TOYO-WKA-BYMA, Princess-of-Rich-Food.
Waka-Uke-Nome, U*K*,WKA-NOMA, The-Young-Woman-with-Food.
Description: Shapeshifting Shehe of rice; Guardian of rice-crops; Shehe Who descends from Eris mountain home in spring and returns in autumn; Tutelary deity of swordsmiths and traders.
To Whom Sacred: fox.