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NameOriginDescription
"Buri" Norse One of two primordial beings, licked out of the stones by Audhumla. Norse
God name "Buri" Nordic / Icelandic Archetypal god. According to Snorri, one of two primordial beings. Ymir was formed from the misty void of Ginnungagap, and Buri emerged from the blocks of salty ice on which the cosmic cow Audhumla fed. He had a son, BOR, who engendered the AESIR gods OTHIN, VILI and VE. Also Bori....
God name "Buriyas" Iran God of war Iran / Kassite
God name "Buriyas" Kassite / Iran Tutelary war god. He was invoked by the Kassite armies which overthrew Babylonia in the sixteenth century BC....
God name "Buriyas Kasite" Iran A war god
King name "Burl aka Bure" Norse The father of Bor. He was produced by the cow's licking the stones covered with rime, frost. Norse
"Burlond" Britain A giant whose legs Sir Tryamour cut off. Britain
Angel name "Burning Bush" Jewish In Jewish tradition, the name of the angel of the burning bush was Zagzagel. Book of Exodus
Spirit name "Buschweiber" German Forest-spirits aka "Wild-maidens". German.
Demon name "Bush-asp" Parsi A long handed demon who lulls men to sleep then attacks them. Parsi
Demon name "Bushyasta" Zoroastrian The yellow demon of lethargy and sloth. He is the evil genius which causes men to oversleep and to neglect their religious duties. Zoroastrian
God name "Bussumarus" Celtic God of storm and mist and fog and lightning and thunder. Celtic
"Bussumarus Amelia/ Maitresse Amelia" Haiti / Vodun loa of Haiti
Demon name "Buta" Indonesian An evil demon with hooked teeth. Indonesian
"Butes" Greek Son of Boreas, a Thracian, was hostile towards his step-brother Lycurgus, and therefore compelled by his father to emigrate. He accordingly went with a band of colonists to the island of Strongyle, afterwards called Naxos. But as he and his companions had no women, they made predatory excursions, and also came to Thessaly, where they carried off the women who were just celebrating a festival of Dionysus. Butes himself took Coronis; but she invoked Dionysus, who struck Butes with madness, so that he threw himself into a well. Greek
"Buto" Egypt An Egyptian divinity, whom the Greeks identified with their Leto, and who was worshipped principally in the town of Buto, which derived its name from her. Festivals were celebrated there in her honour, and there she had also an oracle which was in high esteem among the Egyptians. Egypt
"Butsugen aka Butsubo" Japan A manifestation of the eyes of Nyorai. eyes originally has infinite virtue to produce wisdom. Japan
Spirit name "Butze" German A household spirit. German
God name "Buxenus" Gaul The god of box trees, worshipped primarily in Gaul alongside Abellio, Fagus and Robur. Gaul
Demon name "Buyasta" Persian An ancient Persian demon of laziness who tries to prevent people from working. He is one of the Daevas.
"Bwca" Welsh The Welsh version of the Brownie with slightly nastier tempers and have tantrums if their work is criticized. They despise tattletales and people with long noses.
"Byggvir aka Bygver" Norse Frey's attendant; Beyla's husband. Norse
"Byleiptr / Byleipt" Norse Byleiptr aka Byleipt [Flame of the dwelling]. The brother of Loke. Norse
"Byzas" Greek A son of Poseidon and Ceroessa, the daughter of Zeus and Io. He was believed to be the founder of Byzantium. Greek
God name "C(co)chimetl" Aztec A minor God of merchants that & commerce
"C?os" Greek Son of heaven and earth. He married Ph?be, and was the father of Latona. Greek
Goddess name "CERES" Roman Mother goddess. Mother goddess. Ceres is arguably the most recent model of the “great mother” whose predecessors include INANA, IS TAR, ARTEMIS, KYBELE and Demeter on whom she is directly modeled. She is the daughter of KRONOS (Cronus) and RHEA and one of the more important consorts of JUPITER. Ceres was worshiped through the festivals of Thesmophoria and Cerealia in sanctuaries throughout the Greco-Roman empires....
Spirit name "CERNUNNOS" Celtic, Gallic Fertility and chthonic god. Cernunnos appears to have been recognized in the region of Gaul which is now central France. He is typically drawn as a man bearing the antlers of a stag, not necessarily representing an animal spirit but a deity closely involved with animals and one which can transform instantly into animal shape. In the Celtic world, horns and antlers were generally regarded as symbols of virility and fertility....
Goddess name "CHALCHIUHTLICUE (her skirt is of jade)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico water goddess. Featuring strongly in creation mythology, Chalchiuhtlicue presided over the fourth of the world ages which terminated in a great deluge. She is the tutelary deity of the fourth of the thirteen heavens identified at the time of the Spanish conquest, Ilhuicatl Citlalicue (the heaven of the star-skirted goddess). She takes the role of a vegetation goddess responsible for the flowering and fruiting of the green world, particularly maize; she also takes responsibility for such natural phenomena as whirlpools. Attributes include a rattle on a baton, and her dress is adorned with waterlilies....
Goddess name "CIPACTLI (great earth mother)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico Primordial goddess. Not strictly a goddess, but significant enough in Aztec cosmogony to be included here. According to tradition she was created in the form of a huge alligator-like monster by the underworld deities MICTLANTECUHLTI and MICTECACIHUATL. She may equate with TLALTECUHTLI, the toad-like earth monster torn apart to form heaven and earth. According to one tradition she emerged from the primordial waters and engaged in a fierce struggle with the Sun god TEZCATLIPOCA during which he tore off her lower jaw to prevent her sinking back into the depths and she bit off his right foot. The mountains are said to be the scaly ridges of her skin....
Goddess name "COATLICUE (the serpent-skirted goddess)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico Mother goddess. The creator goddess of the earth and mankind and the female aspect of OMETEOTL. One of the group classed as the TETEOINNAN complex. She has 400 sons, the stars of the southern sky, and is the mother of the goddess COYOLXAUHQUI. Later, as a widow, she was impregnated by a ball of feathers as she was sweeping the “serpent mountain” of Coatepec near Tula. Her other children decapitated her as punishment for her dishonor, but she gave birth to the Sun god HUITZILOPOCHTLI who subsequently slew Coyolxauhqui and her brothers, thus banishing night for day. According to tradition Coatlicue feeds off human corpses. She is also recognized as the patron deity of florists....
Goddess name "COVENTINA" Roman / Celtic / British Tutelary and water goddess of uncertain affinities. Little is known of Coventina other than that she was a purely local British goddess of some importance. She is best observed from the period of the Roman occupation, at which time she shows a classical influence but is clearly Celtic in origin....
Goddess name "Ca the a" Mojave The goddess of love
Angel name "Caaba" Arab The shrine of Mecca, said by the Arabs to be built on the exact spot of the tabernacle let down from heaven at the prayer of repentant Adam. Adam had been a wanderer for 200 years, and here received pardon. The shrine was built, according to Arab tradition, by Ishmael, assisted by his father Abraham, who inserted in the walls a black stone presented to him by the angel Gabriel.
God name "Caacrinolaas" Greek Grand President of Hell, a god with the wings of a griffon. He inspires knowledge of the liberal arts and incites homicide.
God name "Cabaguil" Mayan God who helped create the world and mortals. Mayan
"Cabeiri" Greek Mystic divinities who occur in various parts of the ancient world. The obscurity that hangs over them, and the contradictions respecting them in the accounts of the ancients themselves, have opened a wide field for speculation to modern writers on mythology, each of whom has been tempted to propound a theory of his own. Greek
"Caca" Greek A sister of Cacus, who, according to some accounts, betrayed the place where the cattle were concealed which Cacus had stolen from Hercules or Recaranus. She was rewarded for it with Divine honours, which she was to enjoy for ever. Greek
Deities name "Cacoch" Mayan / Mesoamerican / Mexico Creator god. According to tradition he engendered the water lily from which sprang all the other deities of the Mayan pantheon. He is also portrayed as a messenger of the creator god HACHACYUM. Also Kacoch....
Deities name "Cacodaemons" Greek Minor deities, one of whom it was believed was attached to each mortal from his birth as a constant companion and acting as a sort of messenger between the gods and men.
God name "Cacoh" Maya A creator god
"Cacos or Cacus" Greek Lived in a cave and committed various kinds of robberies. Among others, he also stole a part of the cattle of Hercules. Greek
"Cacus" Greek A fabulous Italian shepherd, brother of Caca, who was believed to have lived in a cave, and to have committed various kinds of robberies. Among others, he also stole a part of the cattle of Hercules or Recaranus and, as he dragged the animals into his cave by their tails, it was impossible to discover their traces. But when the remaining oxen passed by the cave, those within began to bellow, and were thus discovered. Greek
Angel name "Cadaamp" Enochian An angelic king, ruling in the North-North-West. Enochian
Nymph name "Cadmilus" Greek According to Acusilaus a son of Hephaestus and Cabeiro, and father of the Samothracian Cabeiri and the Cabeirian nymphs. Others consider Cadmilus himself as the fourth of the Samothracian Cabeiri. Greek
"Cadmus" Greek A son of Agenor and Telephassa, and brother of Europa, Phoenix, and Cilix. When Europa was carried off by Zeus to Crete, Agenor sent out his sons in search of their sister, enjoining them not to return without her. Telephassa accompanied her sons. All researches being fruitless, Cadmus and Telephassa settled in Thrace. Here Telephassa died, and Cadmus, after burying her, went to Delphi to consult the oracle respecting his sister. Greek
"Cado, St. Maudet, St. Paul" Brittany did similar feats in Brittany.
Hero name "Caeculus" Greek An ancient Italian hero of Praeneste. The account which Servius gives of him runs as follows: At Praeneste there were pontifices and indigetes as well as at Rome. There were however two brothers called indigetes who had a sister. Greek
Goddess name "Caelestis" Carthage Goddess of the moon. Carthage
Goddess name "Caelestis" Carthaginian / North Africa moon goddess. The Romanized form of the Punic goddess TANIT. Elsewhere she became syncretized into the cult of APHRODITE-VENUS. Annual games were held in her honor. She was brought to Rome in the form of an abstract block of stone (like that of KYBELE from Pessinus) and became popular there during the early part of the third century AD; in this guise she was known as the “mighty protectress of the Tarpeian hill.”...
"Caer Ibormeith" Ireland A daughter of Sid Uamuin and Prince Ethal Anbuail of Connacht. Every alternate Samhain she would change into a swan, in which form she would remain for a year before becoming human again the following Samhain. Ireland
God name "Cagn" Kalahari bushmen / southern Africa Creator god. The progenitor of all life on earth....
Deity name "Cagn Mantis" Africa According to the Hottentots and the Bushman the supreme deity and creator of the world whose loves are ‘pleasing' and it is especially attached to the moon, having made it out of one of its old shoes. Africa
"Cagn Mantis/ Kalahari" Africa The creator
"Caha-Paluma" Mayan falling water, she was a woman created specifically to be the wife of Balam-Quitze. Mayan
"Caicus" Greek Two mythical personages, one a son of Oceanus and Tethys (Theogony of Hesiod 343), and the other a son of Hermes and Ocyrrhoe, who threw himself into the river Astraeus, henceforth called Caicus. Greek
Goddess name "Cailleach Bheur" Celtic / Scottish Goddess of Winter. Depicted as a blue-faced hag who is reborn on October 31 (Samhain). She brings the snow until the goddess BRIGIT deposes her and she eventually turns to stone on April 30 (Beltine). In later times the mythical, witch-like figure of “Black Annis” probably derived from her....
Goddess name "Caillech aka Cailleach" Ireland / Scotland / Manx Goddess of Winter and the goddess in her destroyer aspect. Ireland / Scotland / Manx
Goddess name "Caillech/ Cailleach/ Carlin/ Mala/ Liath" Irish / Scotland / Manx A goddess of Winter & the goddess in her destroyer aspect
Goddess name "Caireen" Ireland Protective mother goddess and patron of children. Ireland
"Cairn Maiden" Scotland A beautiful, golden haired girl who slices off the heads of harvesters. Scotland
God name "Caishen" China God of wealth. China
"Cakixia" Mayan Cakixia "water of parrots," she was a woman created specifically to be the wife of Iqi-Balam
"Cakra" Hindu Is thought to be a nexus of metaphysical and / or biophysical energy residing in the human body. The New Age movement, and to some degree the distinctly different New Thought movement, have also adopted and elaborated on this belief. Hindu
Deities name "Cakra (wheel)" Hindu Embodiment of the creator's mind. Emerging in the form of a six-spoked wheel (less frequently eight) which also epitomizes the passage of time, and is a symbol of wholeness and protection. Particularly associated with VISNU and KRSNA, the cakra is a common attribute held by many deities. It is probably of great antiquity since it is known from the time of the Indus Valley civilization (prior to 1700 BC). In Jainism and Buddhism it is the “wheel of the law” which leads to perfection....
Goddess name "Cakresvari" Jain Goddess of learning Jain
Goddess name "Cakresvari (lady of the cakra)" Jain / India Goddess of learning. One of sixteen VIDYADEVI headed by the goddess SARASVATI. Also one of the twenty-four SASANADEVATA or messenger goddesses....
God name "Cakulha" Mayan A lightning god, an underling of Yaluk. His brother was Coyopa. Mayan
"Caligorant" Egyptian An Egyptian giant and cannibal who used to entrap strangers with a hidden net. This net was made by Vulcan to catch Mars and Venus, Mercury stole it for the purpose of catching Chloris, and left it in the temple of Anubis; Caligorant stole it thence. At length Astolpho blew his magic horn, and the giant ran affrighted into his own net, which dragged him to the ground. Whereupon Astolpho made the giant his captive, and despoiled him of his net.
"Calliope" Greek The Muse of of poetry & eloquence bonds
"Callirhoe" Greek A daughter of Oceanus, who was the mother of Geryones and Echidna by Chrysaor. By Neilus she was the mother of Chione, and by Poseidon of Minyas. Greek
Nymph name "Callisto" Greek Is sometimes called a daughter of Lycaon in Arcadia and sometimes of Nycteus or Ceteus, and sometimes also she is described as a nymph. (Apollodorus iii) She was a huntress, and a companion of Artemis. Greek
Goddess name "Cally Berry" Ireland Maiden goddess who, whilst her husband grew old and grey, she remained young and beautiful. Ireland
Goddess name "Calounger" Brazil death goddess and / or Goddess of the sea Brazil
"Calpe" Roman Calpe and Abyla. The two pillars of Hercules. According to one account, these two were originally only one mountain, which Hercules tore asunder; but some say he piled up each mountain separately, and poured the sea between them. Roman
"Calva" Roman A surname of Venus at Rome, which is derived by some from the verb calvere, to mock or annoy.
Nymph name "Calybe" Greek Two mythical personages, one of whom was a nymph by whom Laomedon became the father of Bucolion, and the other a priestess of of Juno.
"Calyce" Greek Three mythical beings, the one a daughter of Aeolus and Enarete, and mother of Endymion (Apollodorus i.); the second a daughter of Hecaton and mother of Cygnus by Poseidon and the third is mentioned by Apollodorus among the daughters of Danaus; but the whole passage is probably corrupt. Greek
"Calydon" Greek A son of Aetolus and Pronoe, married to Aeolia, by whom he became the father of Epicaste and Protogeneia. He was regarded as the founder of the Aetolian town of Calydon. Greek
Hero name "Calydonius" Greek A surname of Dionysus, whose image was carried from Calydon to Patrae and of Meleager, the hero in the Calydonian hunt.
Nymph name "Calypso" Greek Under this name we find in Hesiod (Theogony 359) a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, and in Apollodorus (Apollodorus i.) a daughter of Nereus, while the Homeric Calypso is described as a daughter of Atlas. This last Calypso was a nymph inhabiting the island of Ogygia, on the coast of which Odysseus was thrown when he was shipwrecked. Greek
God name "Cama" Indian The God of love and marriage. Indian
God name "Camaxtli" Aztec A god of war & fire as well as of one of of the 4 gods that created the world
God name "Camaxtli" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico God. See also MIXCOATL-CAMAXTLI....
God name "Camaxtli aka Mixcoatl-Camaxtli" Aztec A god of hunting, war, fate and fire and one of the four creator gods, who made the earth. He leads human sacrifices and warriors who have been slain in battle to the eastern sky, where they become stars. Aztec
Monster name "Camazotz" Mayan The cult of Camazotz worshipped an anthropomorphic monster with the body of a human, head of a bat. The bat was associated with night, death, and sacrifice. Mayan
"Cambalo's Ring" Greek Given him by his sister Canace. It had the virtue of healing wounds.
"Cambions" Hebrew The offspring of incubus and succubus. Hebrew
Nymph name "Camenae" Roman Aka Casmenae, Carmenae Carmentis, prophetic nymphs. Two of the Camenae were Antevorta and Postvorta. The third was Carmenta or Carmentis, a prophetic and healing divinity. Roman
Goddess name "Camenae" Roman Goddesses of springs, wells and fountains, or water nymphs of Venus . They were wise, and sometimes gave prophecies of the future. There were four Camenae: Carmenta, Egeria, Antevorta, and Postvorta. Roman
King name "Camilla" Roman Of the Volsci was the daughter of king Metabus and Casmilla. Driven from his throne, Metabus was chased into the wilderness by armed Volsci, his infant daughter in his hands. The river Amasenus blocked his path, and, fearing for the child's welfare, Metabus bound her to a spear. He promised Diana that Camilla would be her servant, a warrior virgin. He then safely threw her to the other side, and swam across to retrieve her. Roman
God name "Camozotz" Maya The bat god
Cyclop name "Campe" Greek A monster which was appointed in Tartarus to guard the Cyclops. It was killed by Zeus when he wanted the assistance of the Cyclops against the Titans. Diodorus mentions a monster of the same name, which was slain by Dionysus, and which Nonnus identifies with the former. Greek
Goddess name "Campestres" Gaul / Roman The name of a lost goddess of fields
Goddess name "Campestres aka Matres Campestris" Britain Campestres aka Matres Campestris, the Three Mothers, triple goddess of fertility and abundance usually depicted as holding bread and fruits and personifying the ancestor mothers of a family. Britain
"Camulatz" Mayan A bird that ate the heads of the first men. Mayan
God name "Camulos" Britain war God from the region of Colchester. Britain
God name "Camulos" Britain 'the powerful one' God of war. Also worshipped in Germany. Britain
God name "Camulos" Celtic / British war god. Probably the deity from which the name of Camulodunum [Colchester, England] derives. Known from inscriptions and coinage bearing the symbol of a boar....
Goddess name "Camunda" Hindu / Epic / Puranic (1) Goddess. A distinct form of DURGA. The name is said to be a contraction of the names of the demonic beings Camda and Munda killed by her. She is also recognized among the SAPTAMATARA and ASTAMATARA mothers as well as sometimes being regarded as a NAVASAKTI. She stands variously on a lion, an owl and a corpse. Attributes: a large and varied assortment of objects are held. Three-eyed. Also YAMI.(2) Goddess. Buddhist. She stands upon a corpse. Color: red. Attributes: cup and knife....
"Canace" Greek A daughter of Aeolus and Enarete, whence she is called Aeolis, who had several children by Poseidon. Greek
Goddess name "Canda" Hindu / Puranic / Epic A terrible goddess & a distinct form of Durga done in
Goddess name "Canda (violent)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Terrible goddess. A distinct form of DURGA and one of a group of nine NAVADURGAS (“nine durgas). Canda, with Munda, was also one of the demons killed by a form of Durga known as CAMUNDA (contraction of the two demonic names). She is depicted with a large number of attributes. Also a form of MAHISASURAMARDINI....
"Candali" Tibet woman with explosive anger and barely controllable. The sacred fire containing isoteric, exoteric and mystic energy released during Heat Yoga. Tibet
Goddess name "Candali (outcast woman)" BuddhistLamaist / Tibet Goddess of terrifying appearance. One of a group of eight GAURI goddesses. Color: red or blue. Attributes: flames....
God name "Candamius" Iberia Astral god often conflated with Jupiter. Iberia
God name "Candamius" Romano - Iberian Astral god. Known from inscriptions and place-names in northern Spain and syncretized with Jupiter....
Goddess name "Candanayika (mistress of the fierce)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. A distinct form of DURGA and one of a group of nine NAVADURGAS (“nine durgas)....
"Candanyika" Hindu / Puranic / Epic Another distinctive form of Durga
God name "Candarosana" Buddhist / Mahayana God. A form of the god AKSOBHYA. Color: yellow. Attributes: noose, skin and sword....
Goddess name "Candarupa" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. A distinct form of DURGA and one of a group of nine NAVADURGAS (“nine durgas)....
Goddess name "Candavati" Hindu An aspect of the goddess Durga and one of the nine navadurgas. Hindu
Goddess name "Candavati" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. A distinct form of DURGA and one of a group of nine NAVADURGAS (“nine durgas)....
Goddess name "Candelifera" Roman She Roman is a mother goddess responsible for bringing in the child into the light
Goddess name "Candelifera" Roman Goddess of childbirth and midwives who guides the child through the birth canal. Roman
Goddess name "Candelifera" Roman Minor goddess of birth. Responsible for bringing the newborn child into the light. Usually associated with LUCINA and CARMENTES....
God name "Candesvara (the lord of Canda)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Minor god. A benevolent aspect of S IVA. Also an attendant on S iva, said to have been a youthful cowherd. He sits on a lotus throne. Attributes: arrow, ax, bow, club, crown, hatchet, noose, rosary, snake, trident and water jar....
Goddess name "Candesvari" Buddhist / Mayhayana A minor goddess that stands upon a corpse
Goddess name "Candesvari (fierce lady)" Buddhist / Mahayana Minor goddess. She stands upon a corpse. Color: yellow. Attributes: grass and an antelope....
Demon name "Candesvari aka Candika" Nepal A form of Durga or Gauri, the Consort of Siva; she is one of the astamatrka and the navadurga who destroyed her demonic offspring. Nepal
God name "Candfrasekhara" Hindu / Puranic A form of a god Siva
Goddess name "Candi" India demon-destroying form of the Hindu goddess Sakti. India
Goddess name "Candika" Hindu A name of the Hindu goddess Durga, who inhabits the graveyard.
Goddess name "Candika (fierce)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess of desire. May be included among the SAPTAMATARAS or ASTAMATARAS (mothers)....
Goddess name "Candit" Sudan The goddess of rivers and streams and the source of life. Sudan
Goddess name "Candogra" Hindu Goddess, a distinctive form of Durga. Hindu
Goddess name "Candogra (fierce and terrible)" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. A distinct form of DURGA and one of a group of nine NAVADURGAS (“nine durgas)....
Planet name "Candra" Hindu / Puranic / Epic / Buddhist A planet god commonly affiliated with the moon
Goddess name "Candra" Hindu / Epic / Puranic (1) Planet god. Personified by the moon and also seen as a dikpala or guardian of the northern direction. Consorts include KAUMUDI, TARA and the NAKSATRAS or astral goddesses. His son is BUDHA. He drives in a chariot drawn by ten white horses. Color: white. Attributes: club, lotus, sacred rope and prayer wheel. The term candra usually refers to the cup containing the sacrificial yellow beverage SOMA, often a synonym for the deity. Candra is also the apotheosis of the pale yellow moon disc. 2. Planet god. Buddhist. Attended by a goose. Color: white. Attributes: moon disc on a lotus....
Goddess name "Candra Kirana" Hindu An incarnation of Dewi Ratih, a goddess of love. Hindu
God name "Candrasekhara (moon crested)" Hindu / Puranic Form of the god SIVA. Portrayed standing stiffly upright and wearing snake jewelry with the moon on the left side of his headdress. Attributes: ax and an antelope....
God name "Candsvera" Hindu / Puranic / Epic A Minor God & benevolent aspect of Siva
"Candybus" Greek A son of Deucalion, from whom Candyba, a town in Lycia, was believed to have received its name. Greek
King name "Canens" Greek A nymph, wife of Picus, king of the Laurentes. When Circe had changed Picus into a bird, Canens lamented him so greatly that she pined away. Greek
"Canethus" Greek Canethus two mythical personages, one a son of Lycaon, and the second the son of Atlas and father of Canthus in Euboea, from whom a mountain in Euboea near Chalcis derived its name.
"Canidia" Greek A Neapolitan hetaira beloved by Horace but when she deserted him, he revenged himself upon her by holding her up to contempt as an old sorceress. Greek
"Cankilikkaruppan" Hindu His only claims upon the affection of the populace consisted in the prodigal magnificence displayed in the orgies in honour of his brother and himself. These appear to have transcended in fantastic splendour all previous exhibitions. Hindu
God name "Cankilikkaruppan (the black man of the chain)" Hindu - Dravidian / Tamil Local god. Worshiped in southern India....
Deities name "Canola" Ireland Believed to be one of the oldest of the Ireland deities. Ireland
Deities name "Canola" Ireland One of the oldest of the Irish deities, invented the harp from the sinews of a gutted whale. Ireland
God name "Canopus" Egyptian The Egyptian god of water. The Chaldeans worshipped fire, and sent all the other gods a challenge, which was accepted by a priest of Canopus. The Chaldeans lighted a vast fire round the god Canopus, when the Egyptian deity spouted out torrents of water and quenched the fire, thereby obtaining the triumph of water over fire.
"Cao Guo Jiu" Chinese One of the Chinese Ba Xian, he is also the patron saint of actors and actresses.
God name "Cao Guo-jiu" Taoist / Chinese Immortal being. One of the “eight immortals” of Taoist mythology, he was once a mortal being who achieved immortality through his lifestyle. The tutelary god of actors. Attributes include musical rattles or castanets.See also BA XIAN....
Goddess name "Caolainn" Origin Goddess who was the guardian of a magical well in County Roscommon in western Ireland Her myth is the origin of the 'wishing well'
God name "Capakan" Maya The god of earthquakes & mountains
King name "Capricorn" Roman the centaur archer. Capricornus is the tenth, or, strictly speaking, the eleventh sign of the zodiac. (Dec. 21-Jan. 20.) According to classic mythology, Capricorn was Pan, who, from fear of the great Typhon, changed himself into a goat, and was made by Jupiter one of the signs of the zodiac. Roman
"Caraculiambo" Spain The giant that Don Quixote intended should kneel at the feet of Dulcinea. (Cervantes: Don Quixote.)
Goddess name "Carcika (repetitive chant)" Buddhist / Mahayana Goddess. Color: red. Attributes: cup and knife....
Goddess name "Cardea" Roman A goddess of door hinges
Goddess name "Carika" Buddhist the deceiver Goddess of the repetitive chant. Buddhist
Goddess name "Carike" Bali Goddess makes the waters flow. Bali
God name "Cariociecus" Roman / Iberia God of war. Also popular in Lusitania. Roman / Iberia
God name "Cariociecus" Romano - Iberian war god. Syncretized with the god MARS....
Goddess name "Carlin" Scotland Goddess of Winter and the spirit of the eve of Samhain (Halloween), the night the ghosts of the dead roamed the world of the living. Scotland
Goddess name "Carman" Ireland Goddess of County Wexford and black magic. Has roots in the Greek Goddess, Demeter. Ireland
Nymph name "Carmangr" Greek A Cretan of Tarrha, father of Eubulus and Chrysothemis. Received and purified Apollo and Artemis, after they had slain the monster Python, and it was in the house of Carmanor that Apollo formed his connexion with the nymph Aeacallis. Greek
"Carme" Greek A daughter of Eubulus, who became by Zeus the mother of Britomartis. Antoninus Liberalis describes her as a grand-daughter of Agenor, and daughter of Phoenix Greek
"Carmen" Roman Generic mame for an oracle or prophecy. Roman
Goddess name "Carmenta" Roman A goddess of childbirth & midwives, prophecy & springs
Goddess name "Carmenta aka Carmentis" Roman Goddess of childbirth, prophecy, charms and spells. Her soothing words ease the pains of women in labour, heal the ills of childhood, foretell the futures of brides and that of their children. Roman
Goddess name "Carmentes" Roman Roman goddess of fate or fortune, one of the Camenae. Also a goddess of childbirth,
Goddess name "Carmentes" Roman Minor goddess of birth. Responsible for bringing the newborn child into the light. Usually associated with LUCINA and CANDELIFERA....
"Carmilhan" Baltic The phantom ship on which the Kobold of the Baltic sits when he appears to doomed vessels.
Goddess name "Carna" Roman A Roman goddess who presided over the heart and other organs.
Goddess name "Carna" Roman A nymph who lived where Rome would eventually be. Janus fell in love with her and gave her power over door hinges and handles. As a goddess, she was known as Cardea.
"Carne" Celtic A magic swan from the Lohengrin myth. Celtic
"Carpathian Wizard Proteus" Roman Carpathian Wizard Proteus who lived in the island of Carpathos, between Rhodes and Crete. He was a wizard and prophet, who could transform himself into any shape he pleased. He is represented as carrying a sort of crook in his hand. Carpathos, now called Scarpanto. Roman
Goddess name "Carravogue" British / Ireland Local Crone Goddess from County Meath who was transformed into a huge snake for eating forbidden berries. Her original purpose is basically lost in modern times because her stories became so absorbed by Christian legends which attempt to make her a Celtic Eve. British / Ireland
Demon name "Carreau" Roman A mercilessness demon and prince of the Powers.
Goddess name "Carridwen" Welsh Goddess of the moon Welsh
Nymph name "Carya" Greek A Hamadryad nymph of the nut tree. Greek
"Caryatis" Greek A surname of Artemis, derived from the town of Caryae in Laconia. Greek
"Caspar" German A huntsman who sold himself to Zamiel, the Black Huntsman. The night before the expiration of his lease of life he bargained for three years' respite on condition of bringing Max into the power of the evil one. Zamiel replied, "To-morrow either he or you." On the day appointed for the trial-shot, Caspar places himself in a tree. Max is told by the prince to aim at a dove. The dove flies to the tree where Caspar is concealed. Max shoots at the dove, but kills Caspar, and Zamiel comes to carry off his victim. German
"Cassandra" Greek Also called Alexandra, was the fairest among the daughters of Priam and Hecabe. There are two points in her story which have furnished the ancient poets with ample materials to dilate upon. The first is her prophetic power, concerning which, we have the following traditions: Greek
Angel name "Cassiel" Greek The angel of solitudes and tears and an embodiment of the principle of stability. He is also the ruler of Saturn.
Nymph name "Cassotis" Greek A Parnassian nymph, from whom was derived the name of the well Cassotis at Delphi, the water of which gave the priestess the power of prophecy. Greek
Nymph name "Castalia" Greek nymph of the Castalian spring at the foot of mount Parnassus. She was regarded as a daughter of Achelous and was believed to have thrown herself into the well when pursued by Apollo. Greek
Nymph name "Castalides" Greek nymphs, by which the Muses are sometimes designated, as the Castalian spring was sacred to them. Greek
"Castaly" Greek A fountain of Parnassus sacred to the Muses. Its waters had the power of inspiring with the gift of poetry those who drank of them. Greek
Demon name "Catabolignes" Greek demons who liked to break and crush magicians and sorcerers.
God name "Catequil" Inca God of lightning and thunder. Inca
Goddess name "Catha aka Cautha" Etruscan Goddess of the Sun who is sometimes shown as male and equated with the Greek Sun god Helios. Etruscan
Goddess name "Cathea" Mojave A resplendent, bejewelled goddess of love. Mojave
Goddess name "Cathubodia" Britain / Pan-Celtic Breton version of the Ireland goddess of the earth Banbha. Britain / Pan-Celtic
Goddess name "Cathubodua" Pan-Celtic A war goddess
Goddess name "Cathubodua" Celtic / Continental / European war goddess. Known only from inscriptions and probably comparable with the Irish Celtic Badb Catha.See also MORRIGAN....
"Catillus" Greek There are two Catilli in Roman legend: Catillus the Arcadian, son of Amphiaraus. Catillus, his son. Catillus the Arcadian and his sons Catillus, Tiburtus and Coras escaped the slaughter at Thebes and arrived at the Aniene Plateau. They drove away the Sicilians who lived there and founded a city named Tibur (now Tivoli) in honour of Tiburtius. Greek
"Caturmurti" Hindu Specific form of Vishnu, a personifications of weapons Hindu
God name "Caturmurti" Hindu / Epic / Puranic God. The specific form of Vis'nu with four faces. Also the syncretization of BRAHMA, VIS'NU, SIVA and Surya....
"Cauld Lad" Britain The Brownie of Hilton Hall. Britain
God name "Cauri" Buddhist / Tibet A fly-whisk held by attendants of a god or royal person. Buddhist / Tibet
Goddess name "Cauri" Buddhist / Lamaist / Tibet Goddess of terrifying appearance. One of a group of eight GAURI goddesses. Color: yellow. Attribute: noose....
God name "Cautha" Etruscan Sun god. Attributes include a Sun disc crown and fire in each hand. He is depicted rising from the sea....
Goddess name "Cavillaca" Peru A virgin goddess who was impregnated by Coniraya who shaped his sperm into the likeness of a fruit which Cavillaca ate. Peru
Deity name "Cay" Mayan A water deity. Mayan
"Caym" Greek The cleverest sophist in Hell
Deities name "Ce Acati" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico Minor creator god. One of the deities collectively classed as the QUETZALCOATL complex. Also (1) Acatl....
"Ce Actal" Aztec An avatar of Mixcaotl, he represents the warrior's savagery in battle. Aztec
Goddess name "Ceacht" Ireland Goddess of Medicine Ireland
Goddess name "Cebhfhionn" Ireland Goddess of inspiration who was usually found next to the legendary Well of Knowledge from which she filled an endless vessel. Ireland