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|Alternate Names/Spellings||Manahuna, Manahune, Nawao, (pl) People of Mu|
|Origins||Hawaiian Mythology, Legend and Folklore|
|Alignment||Chaotic Good, Chaotic Neutral, Chaotic Evil|
The Menehune is one of a race of creatures with origins in Polynesian mythology, legend and folklore. In particular, accounts of their existence arise within the mythology, legend and folklore of Hawaii (especially Kauai).
Two to three feet tall; hairy, stout and muscular; red or dark skin; big forehead; big eyes; long eyebrows; short, broad nose; small mouth; broad shoulders; round belly; deep voice
Language of growls and clicks (though capable of learning English). Nocturnal. Like bananas most of all, but also enjoy fish
Low-level telepathy (the basis of their mother tongue)