Aardvark means 'earth-pig' in Afrikaans. They are very secretive animals so very little is known about their way of life. 

Aardvarks in culture

Eygptian GodThe Egyptian god Set, god of desserts, storms and chaos, is thought to have the head of an aardvark.  What do you think?

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