Gluscap or Gluskap
- (among the Micmac and other Native North American peoples) a traditional trickster hero
of Algonquian origin
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Examples from the Web for glooscap
Glooscap had not the heart to drown them, but he changed them all to serpent form.
Then Glooscap took his bow and arrows and shot at an ash-tree.
This befell three Indians who visited the abode of Glooscap.
Mrs. Brown insists, however, that the medicine man was not Glooscap.Contribution to Passamaquoddy Folk-Lore
J. Walter Fewkes
The Indians of this coast say that their great man, Glooscap, in days before the French came, once sat in the cave to rest.Rose Charlitte