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Nuada of the Silver Hand is a culture-hero and a cunning craftsman.
Apollo in tradition is usually a solar deity, but also a civilizer or culture-hero, and his functions and attributes are manifold.
He also acted as a "culture-hero," introducing the first arts.Myth, Ritual, and Religion, Vol. 1|Andrew Lang
Pundjel, the Eagle Hawk, is the demiurge and "culture-hero" of several Australian tribes.Ballades and Verses Vain|Andrew Lang
He once lived on earth, and there was a culture-hero, inventing magic and spells.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Andrew Lang