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Telofy commented on the word uturuncu
“This old man was said to be an uturuncu, a shaman capable of assuming the form of a tiger.”
—Gene Wolfe, The Citadel of the Autarch
March 27, 2011
mollusque commented on the word uturuncu
More likely a jaguar (to the degree that therianthropy is likely), since the word is from Quechua. See uturuncus.
March 29, 2011
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