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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods 

NameOriginDescription
Nymph name "Dicte" Greece A Nymph from who was beloved and pursued by Minos, but she threw herself into the sea, where she was caught up and saved in the nets of fishermen. Greece
Goddess name "Dictynna" Crete A mother Goddess
"Dictynna aka Britomartis" Cretan Originally a Cretan divinity of hunters and fishermen. Her name is usually derived from sweet or blessing, and a maiden, so that the name would mean, the sweet or blessing maiden.
Goddess name "Didi" Thakrun Hindu a plague Goddess associated with cholera
"Dido" Carthage Dido was queen of Carthage, who fell in love with ?neas, driven by a storm to her shores. After abiding awhile at Carthage, he was compelled by Mercury to leave the hospitable queen. Dido, in grief, burnt herself to death on a funeral pile.
"Dieva-deli" Latvia Heavenly beings, 2 sometimes 3
Supreme god name "Dievas aka Dievs" Latvia The Supreme God in the pre-Christian religion of Lithuanians, where Dievas was understood to be the supreme being of the world. Latvia
God name "Dievini" Latvia Group of minor Gods. Latvia
God name "Dievs" Latvia A pre-Christian sky God
"Digambara" Jain "clothed with the directions of space; sky-clad" That is, wears nothing other than space; naked. Jain
Demon name "Digawina" Melanesian  A Demoness who steals food and stuffs it into her enormous vagina.
Deities name "Dii Mauri" Africa The God of Moors. Immortal, they act as redeemers, and benevolent indigenous Deities. North Africa
Deities name "Dii Mauri Moor" N Africa They were redeemers, immortals, & exalted Deities that were almost never named
God name "Dii Penates" Roman Household Gods. Roman
Goddess name "Diiwica" Serbia Goddess of the hunt. Serbia
Goddess name "Diiwica/ Dilwica" Serbia Another Goddess of the hunt
God name "Dikkumara" Jain/ India A God associated with rain & thunder
"Diksa" Hindu Or initiation is personified as the wife of Soma, the Moon. Hindu
Goddess name "Dil" Irish A Goddess
Goddess name "Dil Ki Baat" India Goddess of strength and wisdom. India
God name "Dilis Varskvlavi" Russia Dilis Varskvlavi "the Morning Star", the winter God. Russia
God name "Dilmun" Sumeria God of fresh water Sumeria
Goddess name "Dilwica" Slavic Goddess of hunting Slavic
Demon name "Dimme" Sumeria Female Demon of fever and and diseases of infants. There were seven evil spirits of this kind, who were apparently regarded as being daughters of Anu, the god of the heavens. Sumeria
Angel name "Dimt" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
"Dinawagan" Tinguian The wife of Hatan "The head anito, who made the laws of the sky world and rules it" and invoked for help particularly in illness. Tinguian
God name "Dinditane" Huli Fertility God of gardening. Huli
"Dindymene" Greek The Great Mother of Mount Dindimus. Greek
Angel name "Dinmt" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Angel name "Diom" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
"Diomede" Greek A daughter of Phorbaa of Lemnos, was beloved by Achilles. Greek
King name "Diomedes" Greek A son of Tydeus and Deipyle, the husband of Aegialeia, and the successor of Adrastus in the Kingdom of Argos, though he was descended from an Aetolian family. Greek
King name "Dion" Greek A King in Laconia whose daughters were metamorphosed into rocks. Greek
"Dione" Greek A female Titan, a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, and, according to others, of Uranus and Ge, or of Aether and Ge. She was beloved by Zeus, by whom she became the mother of Aphrodite. Greek
God name "Dionysia" Greek Festivals celebrated in various parts of Greece in honour of Dionysus. We have to consider under this head several festivals of the same deity, although some of them bore different names, for here, as in other cases, the name of the festival was sometimes derived from that of the God, sometimes from the place where it was celebrated, and sometimes from some particular circumstance connected with its celebration. Greek
"Dionysius" Greek These mysterious rites were, at first, imparted to a few, but afterwards communicated to great numbers, both men and women Greek
God name "Dionysus" Greek The youthful, beautiful, but effeminate God of wine. He is also called both by Greeks and Romans Bacchus, that is, the noisy or riotous god, which was originally a mere epithet or surname of Dionysus, but does not occur till after the time of Herodotus. Greek
Hero name "Dioscuri" Greek Sons of Zeus, the well-known Heroes, Castor and Pollux, or Polydeuces Greek
God name "Dioskouroi" Greek Twin Gods see Castor & Pollux
"Dioxippe" Greek wife of Aegyptus
Goddess name "Dipa" Buddhist Goddess of light Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Dipa Tara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
"Dipamkara" Buddhist Proceeded the Buddha in east Asia Buddhist
Deity name "Dipankara" Buddhas Deity who is one of the minor group of Buddhas Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Dipti" Hindu Minor Goddess Hindu/Puranic
Angel name "Dirachiel" Christians Angels of the Mansions of the Moon.
"Dirce" Greek A daughter of Helios and wife of Lycus. Her body was changed by Dionysus into a well on mount Cithaeron. Greek
Goddess name "Dirghadevi" Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A Goddess
Angel name "Diri" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Goddess name "Dirona aka Sirona" Gaul Serona, Sarona, Dirona, Sthirona. The Star Goddess of Gaul
"Dis" Roman Contracted from Dives, a name sometimes given to Pluto, and hence also to the lower world. Roman
God name "Dis Pater" Roman A God of war
God name "Dis Pater / Dispater" Celtic Dis Pater aka Dispater, was a Roman and Celtic God of the underworld.
Angel name "Dis plural Disir" Norse Attendant spirit or guardian Angel. Any female mythic being may be called Dis. Norse
Goddess name "Disa" Hindu In minor Goddess and the momma of the minor creation god Sarga Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Disani" Afghanistan Supreme fertility and mother Goddess. Afghanistan
Deity name "Disciplina" Roman A minor Deity(god) and the personification of discipline. Roman
"Disciplina Etrusca" Etruscan The three books of fate. Etruscan
Goddess name "Discordia" Roman Goddess of strife and Discordian Goddess of chaos. Roman
Goddess name "Disir" Germanic Collective name for guardian Goddesses norse/germanic
God name "Dispater/ Dis Pater" Gaul A God whose name means the father
Goddess name "Diti" Hindu Goddess of the earth. Hindu
God name "Dius Fidus" Roman God of oaths, associated with Jupiter. Roman
Demon name "Div" Turkish A giant Demon or a fiend of gigantic size, and ugly, really ugly. Turkish
Spirit name "Dive zeny" Bohemian "Wild women", female forest-Spirits. Bohemian
Demon name "Dives aka Divs" Arab Deevs. Demons of Persian mythology. According to the Koran, they are ferocious and gigantic spirits under the sovereignty of Eblis.
"Divine Pagan" Christian Hypatia, who presided over the Neoplatonic School at Alexandria. She was torn to pieces (CE. 415) by a Christian mob with the concurrence of the Archbishop Cyril.
Deity name "Diviriks" Lithuania Deity of the rainbow. Lithuania
Goddess name "Divonia" Celtic/Gaelic Goddess of fertility associated with water. Celtic/Gaelic
"Divus Pater Falacer" Italian An ancient and forgotten Italian divinity, considered to be the same as Jupiter.
Goddess name "Diwali" India/Bhil Goddess of happiness and merriment. India/Bhil
Angel name "Dixom" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Goddess name "Djalai" Malaya A sky Goddess of the Kenta, Malaya
"Djamar" Australia The supreme being and creator, the giver of the moral laws and of initiation rites. He was responsible for the first bull-roar.
Goddess name "Djanggau / Djunkgao" Australian Djanggau with Her sister Djunkgao, are dual fertility Goddess who brought forth all life in the beginning. Australian
Goddess name "Djanggawuls" Aus The Goddesses of fertility that messed up & created humanity & of vegetation
Archangel name "Djibril" Arabic The Arabic name for the Archangel Gabriel.
Goddess name "Djigonasee" Huron Goddess of justice, fairness and peace. Huron
Goddess name "Djila'qons" Haida Goddess of the sea. Haida
Spirit name "Djinn" Arabian Jin, Ginn, Spirits of vanished ancient peoples who acted during the night and disappeared with the first light of dawn. Arabian
"Djinnestan" India The realm of the djinns or genii of Oriental mythology.
God name "Djua Mulungu" Tanzania The sun God. Tanzania
"Dobby's Walk" Ireland The goblin's haunt or beat. Dobby is an archaic word for a goblin or brownie.
Demon name "Dobrochot" Russian A Demon, especially a domestic spirit. Russian
God name "Docetes" Christian An early Christian sect, which maintained that Jesus Christ was only God, and that His visible form was merely a phantom; that the crucifixion and resurrection were illusions. Most of the followers were burnt by the Catholic Church.
Goddess name "Doda aka Dodola" Serbia Goddess of rain Serbia
Goddess name "Doda/ Dodola" Serbia A Goddess of rain
Nymph name "Dodon" Greek A son of Zeus by Europa, from whom the oracle of Dodona was believed to have derived its name. Other traditions traced the name to a Nymph of the name of Dodone. Greek
"Dodona" Greece A famous oracle in Epiros, and the most ancient of Greece. It was dedicated to Zeus, and situated in the village of Dodona.
God name "Dogumrik" Afghanistan Local warrior and guardian God. Afghanistan
God name "Doh Yenisi" Siberia a rather good magician that could fly over the waves, become weary, then create islands to rest on, almost God like
God name "Dohit" Mosetene God who created the first human from clay. Mosetene
Goddess name "Dola" Russia/Serbia Goddess of fate. Russia/Serbia
Goddess name "Dola/ Dolya" Russia/ Serbia A Goddess of fate
Angel name "Dolop" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
"Dolops" Greek A son of Hermes, who had a sepulchral monument in the neighbourhood of Peiresiae and Magnesa, which was visible at a, great distance, and at which the Argonauts landed and offered up sacrifices. (Argonautica) Greek
"Dolya" Slavic The personification of the fortune of an individual who accompanies the person throughout his life. Slavic
Spirit name "Dom-Daniel" Arabian The abode of evil Spirits, gnomes, and enchanters, somewhere "under the roots of the ocean," but not far from Babylon. (Continuation of the Arabian Tales.)
God name "Domfe Kurumba" Africa God of rain and wind Africa
Angel name "Dominations" Christian One of the nine accepted orders or choirs of Angels. The ruling princes of the order are said to be Hashmal, Zadkiel, Muriel, and Zacharael.
Goddess name "Domnu" Ireland Goddess of the Formorians Ireland
Spirit name "Domovoy" Slavic A. Every house has its domovoy, domestic Spirit, who lives with his wife and family. Slavic
"Don" Cymric The ancestress of the forces of knowledge and light who overcame the powers of darkness. Cymric
Goddess name "Don" Welsh Goddess who is called a god of death Ireland/Welsh
Goddess name "Don/ Donn/ Dhonn" Irish/ Wales A Goddess that is called a god of death
God name "Donar" Germanic God of the sky and thunder. germanic
Spirit name "Donaufurst" Austrian An water-Spirit who asks all who come to the river what they wish most, and then ducks them in the river. Austrian
"Dondasch" India An Oriental giant contemporary with Seth, to whose service he was attached. He needed no weapons, as he could destroy anything by the mere force of his arms.
God name "Dongo" Songhoi God of thunder. Songhoi
God name "Donn" Ireland God of the underworld, the Dark One responsible for the passage of the dead to the underworld. Ireland
Angel name "Donpa" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Angel name "Doop" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Angel name "Dopa" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Goddess name "Dorina" Nigeria Goddess of hunting. Nigeria
"Doris" Greek A daughter of Oceanus and Thetys, and the wife of her brother Nereus, by whom she became the mother of the Nereides. (Theogony 240, Metamorphoses by Ovid ii. 269.) The Latin poets sometimes use the name of this marine divinity for the sea itself. Greek
"Dorje" Tibet Destroyer of ignorance. Tibet
Goddess name "Dorje Naljorma" Tibet A Goddess of happiness
Goddess name "Dornoll" Celtic Goddess of physical prowess Celtic
Angel name "Dorothea" Greek Represented with a rose-branch in her hand, a wreath of roses on her head, and roses with fruit by her side; sometimes with an Angel carrying a basket with three apples and three roses. The legend is that Theophilus, the judge's secretary, scoffingly said to her, as she was going to execution, "Send me some fruit and roses, Dorothea, when you get to Paradise." Immediately after her execution, while Theophilus was at dinner with a party of companions, a young angel brought to him a basket of apples and roses, saying, "From Dorothea, in Paradise," and vanished.
Nymph name "Dorus" Greek The mythical ancestor of the Dorians; he is described either as a son of Hellen, by the Nymph Orseis, and a brother of Xuthus and Aeolus (Apollodorus i); or as a son of Apollo, by Phthia, and a brother of Laodocus and Polypoites (Apollodorus i), whereas Servius calls him a son of Poseidon. Greek
Goddess name "Dou Mou" China A Goddess North Star, health & diseases & justice
God name "Doudoun" Nubia The God of the Nile cataracts
Goddess name "Doushen" China Goddess of justice. China
Ghost name "Dove" Christian In Christian art, symbolises the Holy Ghost. In church windows the seven rays proceeding from the dove signify the seven gifts of the Holy Ghost. It also symbolises the human soul, and as such is represented coming out of the mouth of saints at death.
Angel name "Dragon" Christian Dragon in Christian art symbolises Satan or sin. In the pictures of St. Michael and St. Margaret it typifies their conquest over sin. Similarly, when represented at the feet of Christ and the Virgin Mary. The conquest of St. George and St. Silvester over a dragon means their triumph over paganism. In the pictures of St. Martha it means the inundation of the Rhone, spreading pestilence and death; similarly, St. Romanus delivered Rouen from the inundation of the Seine, and Apollo's conquest of the python means the same thing. St. John the EvAngelist is sometimes represented holding a chalice, from which a winged dragon is issuing.
Monster name "Dragon of Wantley" Britain Warncliff, in Yorkshire. A Monster slain by More, of More Hall, who procured a suit of armour studded with spikes; and, proceeding to the well where the dragon had his lair, kicked it in the mouth, where alone it was vulnerable. Britain
"Dragon's Hill" Britain Berkshire is where the legend says St. George killed the dragon. A bare place is shown on the hill, where nothing will grow, and there the blood of the dragon ran out. Britain
God name "Dragoni" Albania A God of thunder & lightning
"Dragons Guardin Ladies" European The walls of feudal castles ran winding round the building, and the ladies were kept in the securest part. As adventurers had to scale the walls to gain access to the ladies, the authors of romance said they overcame the serpent-like defence, or the dragon that guarded them. Sometimes there were two walls, and then the bold invader overcame two dragons in his attempt to liberate the captive damsel. European
King name "Draught of Thor" Norse The ebb of the sea. When Asa Thor visited Jotunheim he was set to drain a bowl of liquor. He took three draughts, but only succeeded in slightly reducing the quantity. On leaving Jotunheim, the King, Giant Skrymir, told him he need not be ashamed of himself, and showed him the sea at low ebb, saying that he had drunk all the rest in his three draughts. We are told it was a quarter of a mile of sea-water that he drank. Norse
"Draupner or Draupnir" Norse Odin's ring from which every ninth night dropped eight rings equal in size and beauty to itself. It was put on Balder's funeral-pile. Skirner offered it to Gerd. Norse
"Drome" Norse One of the fetters by which the Fenris-wolf was chained. Norse
Goddess name "Druantia" Celtic A Goddess
Spirit name "Druid" Europe Pre-Roman Spiritual leaders of Europe.
"Druidiactos" Celtic The Celtic religious movement returning to the traditional pre-Christian values, customs and faith of the Celtic people.
"Druj nasu" Avesta A "Corpse-fiend", the incarnation of pollution and contagion arising from decomposition of a dead body. Avesta
"Drupadi" Javanese A warrior and expert archer, wife of Yudistira. She often joins in battle dressed as a male warrior. Javanese
Nymph name "Dryads" Greek Nymphs of the trees & woods
"Dryas" Greek A son of Ares, and brother of Tereus, was one of the Calydonian hunters. He was murdered by his own brother, who had received an oracle, that his son Itys should fall by the hand of a relative. Greek
Goddess name "Dryope" Greek A Goddess of water
God name "Dryops" Greek A son of the river-God Spercheius, by the Danaid Polydora or, according to others, a son of Lycaon (probably a mistake for Apollo) by Dia, the daughter of Lycaon, who concealed her new-born infant in a hollow oak tree.
God name "Dsahadoldza" Navaho Fiery God of earth and water. Navaho
Angel name "Dtaa" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Angel name "Dtoaa" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
God name "Du'uzu Dunatis" Celtic A God of fortifications
God name "Du-l Halasa" SW Arabia A God that was demoted to the rank of an idle
God name "Dua" Egypt Lion headed God of the future and protector of the stomach of the deceased. Egypt
God name "Duamutef aka Tuamutef" Egypt Was one of the Four sons of Horus and a funerary God who protected the stomach and small intestines of mummified corpses. Egypt
Goddess name "Duan Luteh" Ireland Goddess of the moon Ireland
Angel name "Dubdiel" Jewish An Angel who acted as a guardian over the seventy nations. Jewish
God name "Duberdicus" Lusitanian God of fountains and water. Lusitanian
Goddess name "Dubh Lacha" Ireland Early Goddess of the sea Ireland
Spirit name "Duende" Spanish A Spanish house-Spirit.
"Duergar" Norse/Germany Dwarfs who dwell in rocks and hills; noted for their strength, subtilty, magical powers, and skill in metallurgy. They are the personification of the subterranean powers of nature. According to the Gotho-German myth, the duergar were first maggots in Ymir's flesh, but afterwards assumed the likeness of men. The first duergar was Modsogner, the next Dyrin. Norse/Germany
Goddess name "Dugnai" Lithuania Goddess of baking and kneading and liquor Lithuania
God name "Duha Deo" Hindu Minor God the bridegroom Hindu
Goddess name "Duillae" Roman Fertility and vegetation Goddess Roman/Iberia
Spirit name "Dullahan" Irish A malicious sullen Spirit, or goblin. Irish
Angel name "Duma aka Dumah" Egypt The Angel of Egypt and the angel of silence and who appeared to terrified the Israelites as they departed Egypt with Moses.
God name "Dumu-zi" Babylonian "Child of life." A God of the sun. Babylonian
Deity name "Dumu-zi-zuab" Babylonian A local Deity(god). Nebo, under this name, is described as a son of the deep. Babylonian
God name "Dumuzi" Babylon God of fertility. Babylon
God name "Dumuzi" Sumeria A shepherd God & the Jewish Tammuz
God name "Dumuzi" Summerian Summerian form of Tammuz, a God of vegetation, fertility and the Underworld. Possibly the husband of Inanna.
"Dun Cow" Britain The dun cow of Dunsmore heath was a savage beast slain by Sir Guy, Earl of Warwick. A huge tusk, probably that of an elephant, is still shown at Harwich Castle as one of the horns of the dun-cow. The fable is that this cow belonged to a giant, and was kept on Mitchell Fold (middle fold), Shropshire. Its milk was inexhaustible; but one day an old woman who had filled her pail, wanted to fill her sieve also. This so enraged the cow, that she broke loose from the fold and wandered to Dunsmore heath, where she was slain by Guy of Warwick. Britain
Deity name "Dun-shagga" Babylonian A local Deity(god). Babylonian
God name "Dunatis" Celtic God of fortifications Celtic
Goddess name "Dunawali" Huli Evil Goddess Huli
Goddess name "Dunawali" Huli An evil Goddess who lodges herself in a woman' s internal organs making the victim the innocent vehicle of the goddesses evil power. Huli
"Dunlyrr" Norse Harts that gnaw the branches of Ygdrasil. Norse
Goddess name "Dunne" Siberia Goddess of the sky, fire and who ruled over the clan territory Siberia/Tungus
God name "Dunroamin" Britain God of semi-detached houses. Britain
"Dunstan" Britain Patron saint of goldsmiths. He burnt the devil's nose with red hot tongs. Britain
Ghost name "Duppies" Jamaican The Ghosts of deceased people. An Obeah man will summon a Duppy and plant it in a home to curse the occupants. A sample of the victim's clothing, hair or especially menstrual fluid may be obtained so that a Duppy may rape a female victim while she sleeps and make her ill. Jamaican
God name "Dur" Iran Underworld God Iran/Kassite
God name "Dur Kassite" Iran An underworld God
"Durandana or Durindana" s Orlando's sword, given him by his cousin Malagigi. It once belonged to Hector, and was made by the fairies. It could cleave the Pyrenees at a blow.
Goddess name "Durangama" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Vajrayana
"Durathror" Norse One of the four stags living in the branches of Yggdrasill. Norse
Goddess name "Durga" Hindu Goddess of fire and a vengeful warrior Hindu/Puranic
"Durinn" Norse A dwarf, second in degree. Norse
Goddess name "Durjata" Buddhist Minor Goddess who waits on the god Buddhakapala Buddhist/Mahayana
God name "Dusara" Semitic Local God associated with vegetation and fertility survived until about 500 BCE. Semitic
Demon name "Dusiens" Gauls The name given by the Gauls to those Demons that produce nightmares.
Goddess name "Duttur" Sumeria Goddess of ewes. Sumeria
God name "Duzi" Kafir/ Afghanistan a local God known only from of an altar stone, but he did like male goats as a sacrifice
"Dvalinn" Norse A dwarf. Norse
King name "Dvergr" Norse A dwarf. In modern Icelandic lore dwarfs disappear, but remain in local names, as Dverga-steinn, and in several words and phrases. From the belief that dwarfs lived in rocks an echo is called dwerg-mal (dwarf talk), and dwerg-mala means to echo. The dwarfs were skilled in metal-worKing. Norse
Spirit name "Dvorvoy" Russian A household Spirit who lives in the yard. Russian
"Dware" Anglo-Saxon A diminutive being, human or superhuman. Anglo-Saxon
Hero name "Dwarf Alberich" Scandinavian Is the guardian of the famous "hoard" won by Siegfried from the Nibelungs. The dwarf is twice vanquished by the Hero, who gets possession of his Tarn-kappe (cloak of invisibility). Nibelungen Lied
"Dwerger" German Dwergugh or Duergar, Gotho-German dwarfs, dwelling in rocks and hills.
God name "Dwyn" Celtic God of love. Celtic
God name "Dwyn Kazoba Baziba" Africa He is in the God of the sun and as well as the moon
God name "Dwyn/ Dwynwen" Celtic A God of love
Angel name "Dxagz" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Angel name "Dxgz" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
God name "Dyaus" Vedic Dyaus-pitri. Denotes heaven or the father of the Gods. Vedic
God name "Dyaus Pitar" Hindu/India/Vedic Creator God. Hindu/India/Vedic
Supreme god name "Dyaush" India First Supreme God. India