is an adolescent grizzly bear. He is the younger brother of Sitka
, the adoptive elder brother of Koda
, and the husband of Nita
When he came of age, he was gifted with a totem, the bear of love, much to his disappointment. Shortly after the ceremony, Kenai found that a bear had stolen his brothers' fish basket, and he tracked it down with the intent of getting the basket back.
However, the encounter led to a perilous fight between man and beast, which drew the attention of both Sitka and Denahi. During the fight, Sitka sacrificed himself to save his brothers, and Kenai became obsessed with tracking down and killing the bear to avenge his brother's death.
After a deadly fight atop the Mountain Where the Lights Touch the Earth, Kenai killed the bear. The Great Spirits were disturbed by Kenai's senseless act of murder, and Sitka transformed Kenai into a bear to give him a different perspective on his actions. read more