Lisa's Dune Encyclopedia


The small hopping mouse common on Arrakis, that the Fremen call the "instructor of boys". It is the name that Paul takes on for himself in the Fremen world. Note in the Lynch version, Paul wants to be named after the mouse-shadow on the second moon.

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