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NameOriginDescription
Goddess name "Culsu" Etruscan A Goddess of the Gate to the underworld. Etruscan
God name "Cum Hau" Maya A god of death
God name "Cum Hau" Mayan / Mesoamerican / Mexico Chthonic god of death. One of several names for a death god listed in the codices....
God name "Cumhau" Mayan God of death. Mayan
Goddess name "Cunda" Buddhist / Tibet Goddess considered a deification of literature. Buddhist / Tibet
Goddess name "Cunda" Buddhist / eastern Bengal / Tibet Goddess. An emanation of Vajrasattva or Vairocana. A female BODHISATTVA or buddha-designate. Also seen separately as a deification of literature, one of a group of twelve DHARANIS. She may stand upon a man. Color: white or green. Very large variety of attributes. Also Aryacunda....
Goddess name "Cunina" Roman Goddess of infants who are in the cradle. Roman
Goddess name "Cunina" Roman Minor goddess of infants. Responsible for guarding the cradle....
"Cunnembeille" Australia wife of Biame. She lives in the heavens with him and his other wife, Birrahgnooloo. Australia
God name "Cupid" Greek Eros, Amor, the god of love, viewed as a chubby little boy, armed with bow and arrows, and often with eyes bandaged. Greek
"Cupido" Greece Like Amor and Voluptas, a modification of the Greek Eros, whose worship was carried to Rome from Greece.
Goddess name "Cupra" Etruscans A form of the Great Goddess equated to Juno and one of the Nine Great Gods who had the ability to throw thunderbolts. Etruscans
"Cura" Roman The personification of Care. Roman
"Curitis" Sabine A surname of Juno, which is usually derived from the Sabine word curis, a lance or spear.
Spirit name "Cururipur" S American spirit of the jungle that brings destruction to tortoise hunters. South American
Goddess name "Cutzi" Americas Goddess of the moon. Americas
Goddess name "Cuvto" Russia Goddess of trees. Russia
Goddess name "Cuvto ava" Russia A tree goddess
"Cwn y Wybr" Welsh Dogs that haunt the air. Welsh
Hero name "Cyamites" Greek The hero of beans, a mysterious being, who had a small sanctuary on the road from Athens to Eleusis. Greek
Nymph name "Cyane" Greek A Sicilian nymph and playmate of Proserpina, who was changed through grief at the loss of Proserpina into a well. Greek
"Cyanippus a" Greek Cyanippus a son of Aegialeus and prince of Argos. Apollodorus calls him a brother of Aegialeus and a son of Adrastus. Greek
"Cyathus" Greek The youthful cup-bearer of Oeneus, was killed by Heracles on account of a fault committed in the discharge of his duty. Greek
Goddess name "Cybele" Phrygian A deification of the earth Mother. Like Gaia (the "Earth") or her Minoan equivalent Rhea, Cybele embodies the fertile earth, a goddess of caverns and mountains, walls and fortresses, nature, wild animals, especially lions and bees. Phrygian
Goddess name "Cybele" Romanized name Mother goddess. See also KYBELE....
King name "Cychreus or Cenchereus" Greek A son of Poseidon and Salamis, became king of the island of Salamis, which was called after him Cychreia, and which he delivered from a dragon. Greek
Cyclop name "Cyclopes" Greek Cyclopes According to the ancient cosmogonies, the Cyclopes were the sons of Uranus and Ge; they belonged to the Titans, and were three in number, whose names were Arges, Steropes, and Brontes, and each of them had only one eye on his forehead. Together with the other Titans, they were cast by their father into Tartarus, but, instigated by their mother, they assisted Cronus in usurping the government.
"Cycnus" Greek A son of Apollo by Thyria or Hyria, the daughter of Amphinomus. He was a handsome hunter, living in the district between Pleuron and Calydon, and although beloved by many, repulsed all his lovers. Greek
"Cyhiraeth" Welsh A disembodied moaning voice that sounds before a person's death. Welsh
Goddess name "Cymidei / Cymeinfoll" Wales A war goddess
Goddess name "Cymidei Cymeinfoll" Welsh Cymidei Cymeinfoll (big belly of battle), was a goddess of the Mabinogi. Cymidei gave birth to one fully-formed and armed warrior every six weeks. Welsh
King name "Cymochles" British A man of prodigious might, brother of Pyrochles, son of Malice (Acrates) and Despite, and husband of Acrasia, the enchantress. He sets out to encounter Sir Guyen, but is ferried over the idle lake by Wantonness (Ph?'dria), and forgets himself; he is slain by king Arthur. British
Nymph name "Cymodoce" Roman A sea nymph and companion of Venus. Roman
King name "Cynortes" Greek Or Cynortas, a son of Amyclas by Diomede, and brother of Hyacinthus. After the death of his brother Argalus, he became king of Sparta and father of Oebalus or of Perieres. His tomb was shown at Sparta not far from the Scias. Greek
Nymph name "Cynosura" Greek An Idaean nymph and one of the nurses of Zeus, who placed her among the stars. Greek
"Cynthia" Greek / Roman The moon, a surname of Artemis or Diana. The Roman Diana, who represented the moon, was called Cynthia from Mount Cynthus, where she was born. Greek / Roman
"Cyoeraeths" Welsh Welsh Banshees, horrible weeping women with emaciated faces and black teeth announce the approach of death.
"Cyparissus" Greek A youth of Cea, a son of Telephus, was beloved by Apollo and Zephyrus or Silvanus. When he had inadvertently killed his favourite stag, he was seized with immoderate grief, and metamorphosed into a cypress. Greek
"Cyrene" Greek A daughter of Hypseus or Peneius by Chlidanope, a granddaughter of Peneius and Creusa, was beloved by Apollo, who carried her from mount Pelion to Libya, where Gyrene derived its name from her. Greek
Goddess name "Cythereia" Greek Or Cythera, Cytherias, different forms of a surname of Aphrodite, derived from the town of Cythera in Crete, or from the island of Cythera, where the goddess was said to have first landed, and where she had a celebrated temple. Greek
Nymph name "Cytus" Greek A son of Zeus by the Rhodian nymph Himalia. Brother to Cronius, and Spartaeus.
God name "DARARIA" Hindu / India Jjustice. The god of law who originates as a creator god and one of the sons of Brahma, but almost certainly derives from the dharmas or archetypal patterns of society identified in the Rg Veda. According to tradition he is the consort of thirteen daughters of DAKSA and the father of Yudhisthra. Also regarded as a minor avatara of VISNU, appearing as a bull standing for the redemption of souls....
God name "DMu-bDub Kam-Po Sa-Zen" Tibet / Bon a sky god & the head of the ancient pantheon
"Da" Dahomey The Rainbow serpent, "the symbol of flowing, sinuous movement" is of a dual nature, male and female. The Fon, Dahomey
"Da-Shi-Zhi" Buddhist / China One of Amitabha Buddha's two great female Bodhisattva companions in the Pure Land. Buddhist / China
"Da-Shi-Zhi Buddhism" China A female Bodhisattva
"Daath" Hebrew Sephirah on the Tree of Life, the Child of Wisdom and Understanding
Goddess name "Dabaiba" Panama Mother of Creation and a goddess of thunder and lightning and in whose honour slaves were burnt to death.. Panama
"Dabbat" Islam The Beast of the Apocalypse, which will appear with Antichrist, called by them daggial. Islam
God name "Dabog" Balkans / S Russia Before Christians he was a Sun god, alas, now he's reduced to a diabolic personality
God name "Dabog" Slav / Balkans / southern Russia Sun god. References found in inscriptions from Kiev. After Christianization he was reduced to a diabolic personality....
God name "Dabog aka Dazhbog" Balkans Dazhdbog, Dajbog, Dachbog, one of major gods of Slavic mythology, most likely a solar deity and possibly a culture hero. Balkans
King name "Dactyloi" Greek Ancient smiths and healing magicians. In some myths, they are in Hephaestus' employ, and they taught metalworking, mathematics, and the alphabet to humans. Greek
King name "Dactyls" Greek The Dactyls of mount Ida in Phrygia, fabulous beings to whom the discovery of iron and the art of working it by means of fire was ascribed. Their name Dactyls, that is, Fingers, is accounted for in various ways; by their number being five or ten, or by the fact of their serving Rhea just as the fingers serve the hand, or by the story of their having lived at the foot of mount Ida. Greek
God name "Dadimunda" Sri Lanka Treasurer of the god Upulvan and protector of Buddhism. Sri Lanka
God name "Dadimunda" Singhalese Buddhist / Sri Lanka Tutelary god. An attendant on the god UPULVAN to whom he acted as treasurer. The guardian of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. His sacred animal is an elephant. Also Devata bandara....
"Daedalos" Crete A Greek who formed the Cretan labyrinth, and made for himself wings, by means of which he flew from Crete across the Archipelago. He is said to have invented the saw, the axe and the gimlet.
"Daeira" Greek the knowing, a divinity connected with the Eleusinian mysteries. A daughter of Oceanus, and became by Hermes the mother of Eleusis but others called her a sister of Styx. Greek
"Daemones" Greek family of elementals who inhabit fields, Forests, mountains, oceans, streams, lakes, valleys, desert, some towns and they are immortal Greek
Goddess name "Daena" Persia Goddess of insight and revelation who meets the souls of the dead. Persia
God name "Daffodil" Greek / Roman Or "Lent Lily," was once white; but Persephone, daughter of Demeter, delighted to wander about the flowery meadows of Sicily. One spring, throwing herself on the grass, she fell asleep. The god of the Infernal regions, Pluto, fell in love with the beautiful maid, and carried her off for his bride. His touch turned the white flowers to a golden yellow, and some of them fell in Acheron, where they grew luxuriantly; and ever since the flower has been planted on graves. Greek / Roman
God name "Dagan" Babylon / Akkadia / Canaan A fertility & grain god who in the Ugatitic creation myth was the father of Baal
God name "Dagan" Babylon / Akkadia / Canaan Fertility and grain god who in the Ugatitic creation myth was the father of Baal. Babylon / Akkadia / Canaan
Supreme god name "Dagan" Kafir / Afghanistan A local supreme god that it bears no relation to be Semitic god Dagan
God name "Dagan (1)" Mesopotamian / Babylonian - Akkadian Grain and fertility god. Generally linked with ANU in giving status to cities e.g. the dedications by the ninth-century BC Assyrian king Assur-nasir-apli at Kalakh. Cult centers existed at Tuttul and Terqa....
Supreme god name "Dagan (2)" Western Semitic / Canaanite / Phoenician Grain and fertility god. The father of BAAL in Ugaritic creation epics. A major sanctuary was built in his honor at Mari [Syria] and he was recognized in parts of Mesopotamia where he acquired the consort Salas. Worshiped mainly at Gaza and As”dod, but also the supreme god of the Philistines. Known in biblical references as Dagon (Judges 16.23). Mentioned in the apocryphal Book of Maccabees. The cult is thought to have continued until circa 150 BC. Israelite misinterpretation of the Ugaritic root Dagan led to the assumption that he was a fish god, therefore attributes include a fish tail....
Supreme god name "Dagan (3)" Kafir / Afghanistan Local supreme god. This god bears no relation to the Semitic god Dagan, but is known by several synonyms including Dagon, Doghan and Deogan. He has been identified in several villages in the south of the Kafir region [southern Nuristan]. “Dagan” may be less a proper name than a title of respect....
God name "Dagda" Ireland God of the earth, death, rebirth and long life. He was famous as a warrior, harpist and he liked his porridge. Ireland
God name "Dagda/ Daghdha/ Eochaidh/ Ollathair" Irish The god of death, rebirth & long life
God name "Dagon" Hebrew A god of the Philistines whose worshippers made golden hemorrhoids as a trespass offering for stealing the ark of God.
"Dagon" Hindu The fish avatar of Krishna. Hindu
God name "Dagon" Semitic / Mesopotamia A god of grain and Agriculture. Semitic / Mesopotamia
God name "Dagon/ Dagan" Phoenicia A god of wheat & grain
King name "Dagonet" Britain In the romance La Mort d' Arthure he is called the fool of king Arthur, and was knighted by the king himself. Britain
God name "Dagr" Norse The god of the daytime, a son of Delling (god of twilight) and Nott. Dagr, the Bright and the Fair, drove across the sky in a chariot every day, pulled by a horse named skinfaxi. Norse
"Dahak" Persia The Satan of Persia. According to Persian mythology, the ages of the world are divided into periods of 1,000 years. When the cycle of "chiliasms" (1,000-year periods) is complete, the reign of Ormuzd will begin, and men will be all good and all happy; but this event will be preceded by the loosing of Dahak, who will break his chain and fall upon the world, and bring on man the most dreadful calamities. Two prophets will appear to cheer the oppressed, and announce the advent of Ormuzd.
God name "Daho" Pyrenean A deity that may be a god of war
"Dahu" Scotland A folkloric creature well known in France and Switzerland also known as a Haggis in Northern England and Scotland.
Goddess name "Dahud Ahes" British Goddess of debauchery British
Goddess name "Dahud Ahes/ Dahut" Britain A goddess of debauchery
Goddess name "Dahud-Ahes aka Dahut" Britain Goddess of earthly pleasure. Britain
"Daiboth" Japanese A Japanese idol of colossal size. Each of her hands is full of hands.
God name "Daikokr" Shinto / Japan God of luck. One of seven gods of fortune in Shintoism and often linked with the god EBISU. Originally a god of kitchens, he became a deity concerned with happiness. He is depicted as a fat, well-to-do figure seated on two rice bales and carrying a sack on his back. He also holds a hammer in his right hand. In depictions there is often a mouse nibbling at one of the rice bales. Small gold icons of the god may be carried as talismans of wealth. According to tradition, when Daikoku's hammer is shaken, money falls out in great profusion. In western Japan he is also syncretized with the god of rice paddies, TA-NO-KAMI, and thus becomes the god of Agriculture and farmers. He may have developed from the Buddhist god MAHAKALA....
God name "Daikoku" Japan God of wealth and happiness and one of the Seven Gods of Fortune. The god invoked specially by the artisans of Japan. He sits on a ball of rice, holding a hammer in his hand, with which he beats a sack; and every time he does so the sack becomes full of silver, rice, cloth, and other useful articles. Japan
"Daini" Bengal A witch. Bengal
"Dainn aka Daain" Norse A hart that gnaws the branches of Ygdrasil. Norse
"Daiomon" Greek Good or malevolent supernatural beings. Greek
God name "Daityas" India A race of giants who fought against the gods because they were jealous of their Deva half-brothers. India
King name "Daji" China A concubine that was possessed by a fox who was sent to mess up the state affairs of the Shang Dynasty as a punishment for the evil thought of king Zhou. China
Spirit name "Dakini" Buddhist A female being, generally of volatile temperament, who acts as a muse for spiritual practice. Buddhist
Goddess name "Dakini Guru" Tibetan A goddess of teaching
God name "Daksa" Hindu God of the Sun and master of the works of unerring right discernment. Hindu
God name "Daksa (skilled and able)" Hindu / Vedic / Puranic Sun god. The son of BRAHMA and ADITI, he is an ADITYA and demiurge. His consort is PRASUTI, and he is said to have had up to sixty daughters. He appears in conflict with his son-in-law SIVA as the main offender against Siva's consort SATI (accounted as one of his daughters), who was so insulted by Daksa that she committed suicide by jumping into a ritual fire. Siva took revenge by decapitating Daksa but later, after intercession from other gods, Brahma brought him back to life, giving him the substitute head of a sacrificial goat. Attribute: head of a goat. Also PRAJAPATI....
Demon name "Daktyloi" Greek These are the demonic beings discovered the art of working in metal
Goddess name "Dala Kadavara" Singhalese Elephant goddess who brings diseases and misfortune. Singhalese
Deity name "Dalai-Lama" Tibet Chief of the two Tartar priests and a sort of incarnate deity. The other lama is called the "Tesho-lama." Tibet
"Daldah" s Muhammad's favourite white mule.
Goddess name "Dali" Russian / Georgia A goddess of the hunt
Goddess name "Dali aka Deyla" Georgia / Russia Dalila, the hunt goddess and ‘lady of stones and animals'. Georgia / Russia
Deities name "Dama" Huli Invisible deities which control the weather, attack people and cause illness, sterility or death. Huli
Goddess name "Damaannrna" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Mother goddess. She first appears as a consort of ENLIL and, as Mesopotamian traditions progress, becomes associated with EA and the mother of the Babylonian god MARDUK. Also DAMKINA (Akkadian)....
Goddess name "Damara" British Goddess of fertility associated with Beltane. British
Goddess name "Damballah" Haiti Goddess of sweet waters. Haiti
"Dame du Lac" Britain A fay, named Vivienne, who plunged with the infant Lancelot into a lake. This lake was a kind of mirage, concealing the demesnes of the lady "en la marche de la petite Bretaigne." Britain
Goddess name "Damgalnuna" Babylon / Akkadia / Sumeria Mother goddess who whelped Marduk. Babylon / Akkadia / Sumeria
Goddess name "Damkina" Babylon / Akkadia / Sumeria earth mother goddess and consort of Ea. Babylon / Akkadia / Sumeria
Goddess name "Damkina" Mesopotamian / Babylonian - Akkadian Goddess. Consort of Ea.See also DAMGALNUNA....
"Damocles' Sword" Greek evil foreboded or dreaded. Damocles, the sycophant of Dionysius the elder, of Syracuse, was invited by the tyrant to try the felicity he so much envied. Accordingly he was set down to a sumptuous banquet, but overhead was a sword suspended by a hair. Damocles was afraid to stir, and the banquet was a tantalising torment to him. Related by Cicero
Goddess name "Damona" Gaul Goddess of cows, worshipped as the consort of Apollo Borvo. Gaul
"Damone" Greek wife of Amyntor.
God name "Damu" Sumeria God of exorcism. Sumeria
Goddess name "Dan" Benin / Mahi Goddess of order and the Rainbow. Benin / Mahi
God name "Dan" Fon God of unity. Fon
Goddess name "Dan" Mahi / Benin A goddess of order & the Rainbow
Goddess name "Dana" Ireland / Welsh Goddess, ancestor of mortal celtic people. Ireland / Welsh
Goddess name "Dana/ Donu/ Don/ Ana" Welsh / Irish The mortal Celtic race are her descendants, she is a goddess
"Danace" Greek A coin placed by the Greeks in the mouth of the dead to pay their passage across the ferry of the Lower world.
King name "Danae" Greek A daughter of king Acrisius of Argos and Eurydice (no relation to Orpheus' Eurydice). She was the mother of Perseus by Zeus. She was sometimes credited with founding the city of Ardea in Latium. Greek
"Danaides" Greek Daughters of Danaus. They were fifty in number, and married the fifty sons of ?gyptos. They all but one murdered their husbands on their wedding-night, and were punished in the infernal regions by having to draw water everlastingly in sieves from a deep well.
Goddess name "Danaids" Greek The goddesses of fountains & water
Deity name "Danaparamita" Buddhist Philosophical deity. Buddhist
Deities name "Danaparamita" Buddhist Philosophical deity. One of twelve PARAMITA deities and a spiritual offspring of RATNASAMBHAVA. Color: reddish white. Attributes: an ear of rice and a banner with pearl....
"Danaus" Greek A son of Belus and Anchinoe, and a grandson of Poseidon and Libya. He was brother of Aegyptus, and father of fifty daughters, and the mythical ancestor of the Danai. (Apollodorus. ii.) Greek
Demon name "Danavas" India Danava. An ancient name for demons. Half Divine / half demonic beings. India
"Dancing-water" French Which beautifies ladies, makes them young again, and enriches them. It fell in a cascade in the Burning Forest, and could only be reached by an underground passage. Prince Chery fetched a bottle of this water for his beloved Fair-star, but was aided by a dove. French Fairy Tale
Spirit name "Danhyang Desa" Java Each village has a Danhyang Desa which is a spirit who lives in a large tree near to or in the village. All blessings emanate from him. Any disasters occurring to the village are seen as a sign that he has been neglected.
"Dannebrog or Danebrog" Denmark The old flag of Denmark. The tradition is that Waldemar II. of Denmark saw in the heavens a fiery cross which betokened his victory over the Esthonians (1219).
Demon name "Dano" Indian An Indian demon who is similar to the Bir.
Goddess name "Danu" Greek The Aegean mother goddess
Goddess name "Danu" Hindu Primordial goddess Hindu / Vedic
Goddess name "Danu" Ireland major mother goddess ancestress of the Tuatha De Danann. She gave her name to the Tuatha De Dannan (People of the Goddess Danu). Another aspect of the Morrigu. Ireland
Goddess name "Danu / Danann/ Dana" Irish The major mother goddess
"Danus" Greek The father of the Danaids, 50 beautiful women
Deity name "Daoji" Buddhist A Buddhist monk who became a minor Taoist deity
"Daphnaea and Daphnaeus" Greek Surnames of Artemis and Apollo respectively, derived from a laurel, which was sacred to Apollo. In the case of Artemis it is uncertain why she bore that surname, and it was perhaps merely an allusion to her statue being made of laurel-wood. Greek
"Daphne" Greek A fair maiden who is mixed up with various traditions about Apollo. According to Pausanias she was an Oreas and an ancient priestess of the Delphic oracle to which she had been appointed by Ge. Diodorus describes her as the daughter of Teiresias, who is better known by the name of Manto. Greek
Goddess name "Daphne" Greek Oracular goddess. A number of oracular shrines were dedicated to her in various places in Asia Minor, including Antiocheia, Mopsuestia (Cilicia), Sura and Patara (Lycia), Telmessos (Caria). Represented by the laurel Dapbne she is linked with the Dapbnepboria festivals honoring APOLLO. Tradition has it that she was changed into the laurel to avoid sexual submission to the god....
Nymph name "Daphnis" Greek A Sicilian hero, to whom the invention of bucolic poetry is ascribed. He is called a son of Hermes by a nymph, or merely the beloved of Hermes. Ovid calls him an Idaean shepherd; but it does not follow from this that Ovid connected him with either the Phrygian or the Cretan Ida, since Ida signifies any woody mountain. Greek
Goddess name "Darago" Philippines Goddess of fire and volcanos. Philippines
"Daramulum" Australia Lunar being and mediator between the creator and humans. Australia
God name "Daramulum" Australian aboriginal Creator god. Otherwise known as Gayandi he is the son of BAIAME and BIRRAHGNOOLOO and is worshiped principally by the Wiradyuri and Kamilaroi groups of aborigines in the southeast of Australia, who regard him as an intermediary between his father, the supreme being, and the human race. To an extent this role may have developed through Christian missionary influence....
Demon name "Darawigal" Australian aboriginal Personification of evil. This demonic deity stands opposed to BAIAME, the creator spirit who represents good in the world. He is generally recognized as an offspring of Baiame who once lived in the sky but fell from grace during the Dreamtime and was sent to the underworld as its ruler. From there he now dispenses death and sickness....
Demon name "Darbas" India The Tearers. Rakshasas and other destructive demons.
"Dardanus" Greek A son of Zeus and Electra, the daughter of Atlas. He was the brother of Jasus, Jasius, Jason, or Jasion, Aetion and Harmonia, and his native place in the various traditions is Arcadia, Crete, Troas, or Italy. Dardanus is the mythical ancestor of the Trojans, and through them of the Romans. It is necessary to distinguish between the earlier Greek legends and the later ones which we meet with in the poetry of Italy. Greek
Angel name "Dark Angel" Hebrew The angel who wrestled with Jacob the Book of Genesis in the Old Testament. There has long been question as to which angel was sent to wrestle Jacob. Hebrew
"Darkness Angel of" Christian Often said to be Satan or the fallen Lucifer. Christian
God name "Daronwy" Wales This god appears only in the songs / Book of Taleisin
Goddess name "Darzamat" Latvia Goddess of the gardens. Latvia
Goddess name "Dashizhi" China Goddess of knowledge. China
"Dasim" Arabic A son of Iblis, a jinn, who causes hatred between husband and wife. Arabic
Angel name "Daspi" Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
"Dasyllius" Greek The giver of foliage. Greek
Deity name "Datin" Arabic A deity worshipped in pre-Islamic northern Arabia. Datin was an oracular deity also associated with oaths and justice. Arabic
God name "Datin" Pre - Islamic northern Arabian God. Frequently mentioned in inscriptions, but of uncertain function....
Angel name "Datt" Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
"Daunus" Greek A son of Pilumnus and Danae, was married to Venilia.
Spirit name "Davas" Persia Malevolent spirits. Persia
Spirit name "Davas/ Daevas/ Devas/ Devs" Persia Rather malevolent spirits
Ghost name "Davy Jones's Locker" Indian I.e. he is dead. Jones is a corruption of Jonah, the prophet, who was thrown into the sea. Locker, in seaman's phrase, means any receptacle for private stores; and duffy is a ghost or spirit among the West Indian negroes. So the whole phrase is, "He is gone to the place of safe keeping, where duffy Jonah was sent to."
Goddess name "Daya" Hindu / Puranic A goddess who oddly enough is considered a minor aspect of the god of Visnu
Goddess name "Daya (compassion)" Hindu / Puranic / A SAKTI of Acyuta / never falling / , a minor aspect of the god VIS NU Goddess. Decima...
Goddess name "Dayan" Borneo Goddess of fire. Borneo
Goddess name "Dayang Raca" Borneo A goddess of fire
God name "Dazhbog" Slavic God of the sky, wealth and war. Slavic
God name "Dazhbog/ Dabog/ Dazbog" Slavic A god of the sky, wealth & war
Goddess name "Dazimus" Sumeria Goddess of healing. Sumeria
Goddess name "Dea Matrona / Deae Matres Deae Matrones" British Dea Matrona aka Deae Matres Deae Matrones, Mother goddesses, who in many areas was worshipped as a triple goddess. British
Goddess name "Deae Matres" Britain The mother goddesses, a triune of earth goddesses
God name "Death Angel of" Pan-religions The appointed servant of God, with the task of bringing an end, at the appointed time, to the lives of humans. Pan-cultural. Pan-religions
God name "Debata Toba-Batak" Sumatra Word used to denote an individual god / Divine power. Sumatra
Goddess name "Debena" Czechoslovakia A goddess of the Forests
Goddess name "Debena" Slavic Goddess of hunting and Forests. Slavic
Goddess name "Dechtere aka Dechtire" Ireland Goddess who alternately takes on the images of maiden, mother and crone. Ireland
"Dechtere/ Dechtire" Irish A trinity unto herself
Goddess name "Decima" Roman Goddess of birth who watches over the pregnancy, one of the Parcae, the personifications of destiny. Roman
God name "Dedun aka Dedwen" Egypt God who was the lord and giver of incense, depicted as a lion. Egypt
God name "Dedun/ Dewden" Egypt A god that was the lord & giver of incense
God name "Dedwin" Nubian a god of riches & incense that was nailed by the Egyptians
God name "Degei" Fiji God of the Kauvadra hills who interrogates the souls of the dead and punishes the souls of lazy people while rewarding those of hard working people. Fiji
God name "Dei Judicium" Latin The judgment of God; so the judgment by ordeals was called, because it was supposed that God would deal rightly with the appellants. Latin
God name "Dei Lucrii" Roman Early gods of wealth, profit, commerce and trade. They were later subsumed by Mercury. Roman
"Deianeira" Greek A daughter of Althaea by Oeneus, Dionysus, or Dexamenus (Apollodorus i), and a sister of Meleager. Greek
"Deianira" Greek wife of Hercules, and the inadvertent cause of his death. Nessos told her that anyone to whom she gave a shirt steeped in his blood, would love her with undying love; she gave it to her husband, and it caused him such agony that he burnt himself to death on a funeral pile. Deianira killed herself for grief. Greek
"Deidameia" Greek 1. A daughter of Bellerophontes and wife of Evander, by whom she became the mother of Sarpedon. Homer calls her Laodameia. 2. A daughter of Lycomedes in the island of Scyrus. When Achilles was concealed there in maiden's attire, Deidameia became by him the mother of Pyrrhus or Neoptolemus, and, according to others, of Oneirus also. (Apollodorus iii) 3. The wife of Peirithous, who is commonly called Hippodameia. Greek
"Deima" Greek The personification of fear. She was represented in the form of a fearful woman on the tomb of Medeia's children at Corinth. Greek
"Deimas" Greek A son of Dardanus and Chryse and brother of Idaeus, who when his family and a part of the Arcadian population emigrated, remained behind in Arcadia. Greek
God name "Deimos" Greek The god of terror & panic
King name "Deion" Greek A son of Aeolus and Enarete, was king in Phocis and husband of Diomede, by whom he became the father of Asteropeia, Aenetus, Actor, Phylacus, and Cephalus. After the death of his brother, Salmoneus, he took his daughter Tyro into his house, and gave her in marriage to Cretheus. His name occurs also in the form Deioneus. Greek
Book name "Deiphobe" Greek A daughter of the seer Glaucus and one of the Cumaean Sibyls. (Aeneid Book IV) Greek
"Deiphobus" Greek 1. A son of Priam and Hecabe, was next to Hector the bravest among the Trojans. When Paris, yet unrecognized, came to his brothers, and conquered them all in the contest for his favourite bull, Deiphobus drew his sword against him, and Paris fled to the altar of Zeus Herceius.
"Deiphontes" Greek A son of Antimachus, and husband of Hyrnetho, the daughter of Temenus the Heracleide, by whom he became the father of Antimenes, Xanthippus, Argeius, and Orsobia.
Supreme god name "Deive" Latvia The supreme god. The same word refers to the Christian deity in modern Latvian. In ancient Latvian mythology, Dievs was not just the father of the gods, he was the essence of them all. Latvia
Goddess name "Dekla" Latvia One of a trinity of fate goddesses that included her sisters Karta and Laima. Latvia
"Delectable Mountains" s In Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, are a range of mountains from which the "Celestial City" may be seen. They are in Immanuel's land, and are covered with sheep, for which Immanuel had died.
Demon name "Delhan" Arabic An ostrich riding demoniacal being who inhabits the islands of the seas who eats the flesh of shipwrecked seamen. Arabic
"Delias" Greek The sacred vessel made by Theseus and sent annually from Athens to Delos. This annual festival lasted 30 days, during which no Athenian could be put to death, and as Socrates was condemned during this period his death was deferred till the return of the sacred vessel. The ship had been so often repaired that not a stick of the original vessel remained at the time, yet was it the identical ship. So the body changes from infancy to old age, and though no single particle remains constant, yet the man 6 feet high is identical with his infant body a span long. Greek
"Delling [Dayspring]" Norse The father of Day. Norse
"Delos" Greek A floating island made fast to the bottom of the sea by Poseidon. Apollo having become possessor of it by exchange, made it his favourite retreat. It is one of the Cyclades.
"Delphian Oracle" Greek The most famous oracle in the world. The oracles were given forth by a priestess, the Pythia, who seated herself upon a golden tripod above a chasm, whence issued mephitic vapours. Greek
"Deluges" Chinese The principle ones are: the deluge of Fohi, Chinese. The Satyavrata, of the Indians; the Xisuthrus, of the Assyrians; the Mexican deluge; Noah's Flood and the Greek deluges of Deucalion and Ogyges.