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List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
God Name: Kombu Bantu Africa God of creation Africa
God Name: Komodia Greek Goddess of happiness and amusement Greek
God Name: Kon Inca The god of rain and wind that came from the south. He was a son of Inti and Mama Quilla. Inca
God Name: Kon Peru he is the god of all the desert
God Name: Kondos Finnish A god of cereal crops that was renamed by the Christians to St. urban
God Name: Kongde China Goddess of justice China
God Name: Kongsim Korea Goddess of healing Korea
God Name: Kongsim Korean Goddess of healing. Korean
God Name: Kono Hana Sakuya Japan Goddess of spring Japan
God Name: Kono-Hana-Sakuya-Hime-No-Kami Japan Goddess of mountains Japan/Shinto
God Name: Koolukoolwani Africa "It is agreed among the Zoolus, that their forefathers believed in the existence of an overruling spirit, whom they called Villenangi [Umvelinqangi] (literally the First Appearer), and who soon after created another heavenly being of great power, called Koolukoolwani, [Unkulunkulwana,] who once visited this earth, in order to publish the news (as they express it), as also to separate the sexes and colours among mankind. Duling the period he was below, two messages were sent to him from Villenangi, the first conveyed by a cameleon, announcing that men were not to die; the second, by a lizard, with a contrary decision. The lizard, having outrun the slow-paced cameleon, arrived first, and delivered his message before the latter made his apperance." Amazulu, South Africa
God Name: Korawini N American Mother of All Peoples and the goddess of jolly bonking. Paiute. North America
God Name: Korawini Paiute W USA A goddess of intercourse
God Name: Kore or Core Hopi The maiden, a name by which Persephone is often called. Greek
God Name: Kore/ Core Greek A goddess of springtime
God Name: Kornjunfer Germanic Goddess of grain germanic
God Name: Korobona Caribbean Goddess of lakes Caribbean
God Name: Koros Greek Goddess of extravagant joy and exuberance Greek
God Name: Korravai Davidian/ Tamil/ S India/ Sri Lanka though sweet to the to for (?) A war goddess
God Name: Korraval Dravidian Goddess of war India/Dravidian/Tamil/Sri Lanka
God Name: Korrawi India Goddess of battle and victory India/Tamil/Sri Lanka
God Name: Korrawi Tamil India/ Sri Lanka the goddess of battle & victory
God Name: Korred s The good-natured guardians of Brittany's standing stones.
God Name: Korrigan French Goddess of underground springs French
God Name: Korybantes Asia Minor Demonic companions of Kybele Asia Minor/
God Name: Koshchei Russia The Deathless, a powerful wizard or demigod who kidnapped Marena (Mara, the Russian goddess of death. Koshchie is the son of Vij, lord of the Underground, and travels on a war-horse or as a whirlwind. Russia
God Name: Kostroma Russian Benevolent and malevolent fertility goddess; like the Greeks' Persephone, she is a dying and reborn daughter. Russian
God Name: Kostromo Russian Kostrubonko - A dying-and-ressurecting spring fertility-god. Russian
God Name: Kostrubonko Russia God of spring. "...in Little Russia it used to be the custom at Eastertide to celebrate the funeral of a being called Kostrubonko, the deity of the spring. A circle was formed of singers who moved slowly around a girl who lay on the ground as if dead, and as they went they sang:
God Name: Kotar Syria God of blacksmiths Syria
God Name: Kotar/ Kautar/ Kusor Syria A god Blacksmiths
God Name: Kothar Canaan God of blacksmiths and crafts. Canaan
God Name: Kothar u Khasis Canaan The god of crafts
God Name: Kothar-wa-Hasis Ugaritic god of arts and crafts.
God Name: Kotisri Hindu A goddess of silk cultivation with responsibility of uprooting thorn bushes Sraddha Hindu.
God Name: Kotitonttu Finland Tutelary of the home.
God Name: Koto-Shiro-Nushi Japan God of love Japan/Shinto
God Name: Kottavei India Goddess of war India
God Name: Kottos Greek One of the Titans. He had a hundred hands. (See Briareus.) Greek
God Name: Kotys Thrace A goddess whose worship spread throughout Greece & Italy
God Name: Kotys or Cotys Phrygian A Thracian divinity, whose festival, the Cotyttia resembled that of the Phrygian Cybele, and was celebrated on hills with riotous proceedings.
God Name: Kou Njami Siberia Goddess of Sun. Siberia
God Name: Kouretes Greek Rustic spirits appointed by Rhea to guard the infant god Zeus in a cave on Mount Ida. Greek
God Name: Kourothropis Greek A really obscure goddess, who wet nursed, this goddess is known only from ritual texts
God Name: Kovas Lithuania God of war Lithuania
God Name: Koyote or Coyote Navaho At the time Coyote danced to make the corn grow, the story of the Great God Coyote commences. This is where Coyote first used his power given to him by the gods. At a Yeibache, ye’i·bicai, the people will dress up a poor man to look and act like Coyote. First Man told him to do many things. The other gods had the power, but they did not have the knowledge. First Man and First Woman were jealous of the others trying to grow corn and did not give them the knowledge to grow corn. They sent Coyote to go and make the corn grow. First Man and First Woman are themselves not to do such things, but they will have a hand in such things and send Coyote as their representative. Towards the end of the life of Coyote, he became almost mad with his power and it was taken from him because of this. Navaho
God Name: Krak Poland Legendary founder of Cracow. He rescued the people from control of a dragon.
God Name: Krasnyi Russian 'Red' or 'Beautiful'. Russian epithet to a girl and the sun.
God Name: Kratesis Greek Goddess of victory Greek
God Name: Kratos Greek God of strength Greek
God Name: Krishna Hindu 'Black.' This name occurs in the Rigveda, but without any relation to the great deity of later times. The earliest mention of Krishna, the son of Devaki, is in the Chhandogya Upanishad, where he appears as a scholar. Hindu
God Name: Krishna Indian The modern deity Krishna is the most celebrated hero of Indian mythology, and the most popular of all the deities. He is said to be the eighth Avatara or incarnation of Vishnu, or rather a direct manifestation of Vishnu himself. This hero, around whom a vast mass of legend and fable has been gathered, probably lived in the Epic age, when the Hindus had not advanced far beyond their early settlements in the north-west.
God Name: Krittika India Goddesses of the Pleiades India
God Name: Krodha India The mother "of all sharp-toothed monsters, whether on the earth, amongst the birds, or in the waters, that were devourers of flesh." India
God Name: Krodhadevatas Buddhist These are the gods of terror
God Name: Kronos Pre-Greek A fertility god celebrated by of harvest festival of Kronia
God Name: Kronos or Cronus Greek A son of Uranus and Ge, and the youngest among the Titans. He was married to Rhea, by whom he became the father of Hestia, Demeter, Hera, Hades, Poseidon, and Zeus. Cheiron is also called a son of Cronus. At the instigation of his mother, Cronus unmanned his father for having thrown the Cyclopes, who were likewise his children by Ge, into Tartarus. Out of the blood thus shed sprang up the Erinnyes. Greek
God Name: Krosdari Hindu Goddess, a rather emancipated goddess Hindu
God Name: Krsanu India An ineffectual guardian of immortality's plant who failed to prevent the falcon bringing Soma. India
God Name: Krttika[s] Hindu Minor malevolent goddess/es Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Krtya Hindu Goddess of witchcraft Hindu
God Name: Krukis Russia Patron god of smiths and domestic animals. Russia
God Name: Krumine Lithuania God of grain. Lithuania
God Name: Krumu mate Latvia Mother of shrubs, presided over bushes, shrubs and saplings. Latvia
God Name: Krun Nazorean Akrun. The ruler of one fo the levels of darkness. Called the "mountain of flesh". Opponent of Hibil Ziwa. Early Nazorean
God Name: Ksama Hindu In minor goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Ksantiparmata Buddhist A philosophical deity
God Name: Kshumai Kafir/ Afghanistan A beneficent fertility goddess
God Name: Kshumai Kafir Afghanistan Beneficent goddess of fertility Afghanistan
God Name: Ksitigarbha Buddhist/Mahayana 'Earth-Womb'. "Name of a Bodhisattva who saves suffering beings in the hell" he aspires to deliver sentient beings wandering astray in the five(or six) paths of mundane existence. Buddhist/Mahayana
God Name: Ktazil Bhira Dakia Nazorean The Chosen Pure One (Yawar). Early Nazorean
God Name: Ku Hawaii God of power, war and warriors Hawaii
God Name: Ku Uasa Finnish God of water. Finnish
God Name: Ku'nkunxuliga Ma'maelegae BC Canada Tribal god and personification of the Thunderbird BC Canada
God Name: Ku'urkil Chukchee/ Siberia Not only god, but a powerful Shannon & the first man
God Name: Ku'urkil Chukchee Siberia Not only god, but a powerful Shannon and the first man Siberia
God Name: Kuan Ti China God of literature and fortune telling. China
God Name: Kuan Yin China Benign guardian goddess, probably of India origin China/Taoist
God Name: Kuan-Yin China Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. China
God Name: Kuanja Angola Goddess of hunting. Angola
God Name: Kuat Brazil God of the sun and war. Brazil
God Name: Kubaba Hurrian "gave bread to the fisherman and gave water, she made him offer the fish to Esagila" Shrines in her honour spread throughout Mesopotamia. In the Hurrian area she may be identified with Kebat, or Hepat, one title of the Hurrian Mother Goddess Hannahannah
God Name: Kubaba Kish This goddess, a former barmaid, reigned as queen of the third dynasty for 100 years
God Name: Kubai-khotun Anatolian 'Great Mother'; she dwells in the 'tree of life' or under its roots and protects and supports humans and animals. Her milk is the origin of the Milky Way. She was the primordial mother-goddess. Anatolian
God Name: Kubera Hindu/ Puranic/ Vedic/ Epic He is the guardian of the north as well as a god of riches
God Name: Kubera India A chief of the evil beings or spirits living in the shades: a sort of Pluto. India
God Name: Kubjika Hindu Goddess of writing Hindu
God Name: Kubuddhi Hindu Minor goddess whose name means stupid, she ran around with Gansea Hindu
God Name: Kucumatz Guatemala Kukumatz. Supreme god of Quiche people of Guatemala.
God Name: Kucumatz Mayan God who created all things from itself Mayan/Quiche
God Name: Kud Korea The Caca and in embodiment of the evil principal that abound in the world
God Name: Kudia Siberia God of the sky Siberia
God Name: Kuei Shing China God of literature presides in Ursa Major China
God Name: Kuei ku Tzu China Another god of fortune telling
God Name: Kuga Slovenia Goddess of fate. Slovenia
God Name: Kujaku Myoo Buddhist Gives protection against drought and protects against all evil in the Shingo sect of Japan. Buddhist
God Name: Kuju Yukaghir Benevolent sky spirit who supplies with food Yukaghir
God Name: Kuk Egypt Primeval god, one of a pair, a member of the Ogdoad, who represent the darkness who reigned prior to the creation of any heavenly body. Egypt
God Name: Kuklikimoku Polynesia God of war. Polynesia
God Name: Kuku-Ki-Waka-Murpo-Tsuna-Ne-No-Kami Japan/ Shinto The god that guards the home & its environs
God Name: Kuku-Toshi-No-Kami Japan God responsible for a harvest of full grown rice, his shrines are often served by Buddhist priests. Japan
God Name: Kuku-ki-waka-muro-tsunane-no-kami Japan God who is the protector of houses, the name denotes the beams, and the ropes with which the beams were bound together. Japan
God Name: Kuku-no-chi-no-kami Shinto The Deity of Trees, whose name is Deity Stem-Elder. Shinto
God Name: Kukudhi aka Kukuthi Albanian An undead or vampire which grows stronger with time until, after thirty years, it reachs a final stage where he is no longer required to return to its grave and can live in a home during the day. He then typically travels to other lands as a merchant. Albanian
God Name: Kukulcan Maya He is the wind god that started life as a god of the Toltec
God Name: Kukulcan Mayan Wind god who started life as a god of the Toltec Mayan
God Name: Kukuth Albania Female demon of sickness. Albania
God Name: Kukuth/ Kukudhi Albania This is a female demon of sickness had an unhappy life at as a human
God Name: Kul Eskimo A water spirit who may be malevolent but generally helps with fishing. As a show of gratitude, it is customary to offer him some of the fish caughts at the beginning of the season. Eskimo
God Name: Kuladevi Hindu The family Goddess. Another name for Durga. Hindu
God Name: Kulcan Mayan The Mayan supreme god. He was also a god of the four elements, the creator god, god of resurrection and reincarnation.
God Name: Kulika Buddhist According to Buddhist legend, the first notable king of Shambhala, King Suchandra was the one who requested teaching from the Buddha that would allow him to practice the dharma without renouncing his worldy enjoyments and responsibilities.
God Name: Kulika Hindu One of the eight serpent kings, described as of a dusky brown colour and having a half-moon on his head. Hindu
God Name: Kulisankusa Jain Goddess of learning Jain
God Name: Kulisevari Buddhist Goddess often shown with a corpse Buddhist/Mahayana
God Name: Kulla Akkadia God of builders and responsible for the creation of bricks Babylon/Akkadia
God Name: Kullervo Finland Tragic antihero. Model for Tъrin Turambar in Tolkien's Silmarillion.
God Name: Kulshedra Albania Female demonic individual in who may be either an enormous hag with pendulous breasts and/or a dragon like monster who spits fire Albania
God Name: Kumarbi[s] Hittite/ Hurrian The creator/ father of the gods
God Name: Kumarbis Hittite Creator/father of the gods Hittite/Hurrian
God Name: Kumari Hindu A name of Skanda, god of war. In the Brahmanas the term is applied to Agni. Hindu
God Name: Kumbhakarna Hindu A monster who, under the curse of Brahma, slept for six months at a time and remained awake for only a single day. Hindu
God Name: Kumokums Modoc Oregon Creator god Oregon
God Name: Kumuda Hindu A Naga or serpent king whose sister, Kumudvati, married Kusa, son of Rama. Hindu
God Name: Kun China A mythological bird. China
God Name: Kun Aymara Bolivia Snow god and main deity Bolivia
God Name: Kun Lun Chinese The Kunlun mountains are well known in Chinese mythology and are believed to be Taoist paradise. The first to visit this paradise was King Mu. He supposedly discovered there the Jade Palace of Huang-Di, the mythical Yellow Emperor and originator of Chinese culture, and met Hsi Wang Mu, the 'Spirit Mother of the West' usually called the 'Queen Mother of the West', who was the object of an ancient religious cult which reached its peak in the Han Dynasty, also had her mythical abode in these mountains.
God Name: Kun tu bzan po Tibet Head of god in the Bon pantheon Tibet
God Name: Kun-Rig Buddhist God associated associated with the prayer wheel Buddhist/Tibet
God Name: Kunado-No-Kami Japan Guardian deity of roads and crossroads Japan/Shinto
God Name: Kunapipi Alawa Australia Type of magna mater, rather unpleasant who is still a part of the rite of passage for males Australia
God Name: Kundalini Aztec Mother goddess responsible for provision of all food from the soil Aztec
God Name: Kundalini Yoga The energy associated with a spiralling, or circulating, fire serpent that lies dormant before its journey through the known chakras, and the hidden Dark Star whose perihelion passage through the system. Yoga
God Name: Kunitokotatchi Japan/Shinto Chief deity. Japan/Shinto
God Name: Kunmanngur Australia Is a serpent from an Aboriginal tale, "The Flood and the Bird Men", told by Kianoo Tjeemairee of the Murinbata tribe. There are many names for the Rainbow Serpent in Aboriginal mythology, depending on location and language. It is a powerful symbol of fertility and creation. Australia
God Name: Kunti India In her maidenhood she showed such respectful devotion to the sage Durvasas, that he gave her a charm by means of which she might have a child by any god she pleased to invoke. She called upon the sun, and by him had a son named Karna, but without any detriment to her virginity; still, to keep her affair secret, the child was exposed on the banks of the Yamuna. India
God Name: Kuntu bXan Po Tibet/ Bon This god was the head of the pantheon
God Name: Kuo Tzu i China Another god of happiness
God Name: Kupal'nitsa Russian Russian Mother goddess of the southwest, consort of Ivan Kupalo. She seems synonymous with Kubai-khotun and Kupalo/Kupala.
God Name: Kupala Slavic The goddess of herbs, sorcery, sex, and midsummer. She is also the Water Mother, associated with trees, herbs, and flowers. Slavic
God Name: Kupalo Russia Goddess of midsummer. Russia
God Name: Kupalo Russian Russian and Balkan midsummer goddess associated with water, magic, fertility, trees, flowers, and herbs.
God Name: Kupalo Slavic A goddess of fertility, sex & fire
God Name: Kupole Lithuanian The spirit of springtime vegetation and flowers. The Festival of Kupole was associated with Feast of St. John the Baptist. In this festival, women picked sacral herbs, danced and sang songs. Kupolines is also known as Rasos. Lithuanian
God Name: Kura-Okami-No-Kami Japan Rain god who may also cause snow falls Japan/Shinto
God Name: Kurdalaegon Caucasus Kurdaligon. God of blacksmiths who shoes the hooves of dead men's horses. Caucasus
God Name: Kurdalaegon/ Kurdaligon Ossetian Caucus mtns and in The god of all blacksmiths with a strange job
God Name: Kuretes Greek The nine dancers who venerate Rhea, who clashed their spears and shields to drown out the wails of infant Zeus. Greek
God Name: Kurke Prussia God of grain. Prussia
God Name: Kurke/ Curche Prussia he is a god of grain
God Name: Kurma Hindu/Puranic/Epic Avatar of Visnu. In the form of a tortoise he placed himself at the bottom of the sea of milk, and made his back the base or pivot of the mountain Mandara. The gods and demons twisted the great serpent Vasuki round the mountain' and, dividing into two parties, each took an end of the snake as a rope, and thus churned the sea until they recovered the desired objects. Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Kurma[vatara] Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic An avatar of Visnu
God Name: Kuru Hindu A prince of the Lunar race, son of Samvarana by Tapati, a daughter of the sun. Hindu
God Name: Kurukalla Buddhist A goddess, usually of terrifying appearance
God Name: Kurukalla Buddhist Goddess, usually of terrifying appearance Buddhist
God Name: Kurukalla Hindu A goddess, one of the Tantric deities
God Name: Kurukalla Hindu Goddess, one of the Tantric deities Hindu
God Name: Kurukalla Tibet Goddess of riches Tibet
God Name: Kurunta Hittite This god's symbol is the stag. He is associated with rural areas. Hittite
God Name: Kurunta? Hittite He is a god of rural areas
God Name: Kus Akkadia God of herdsmen Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia/Sumeria
God Name: Kus Brahma A king of Brahma's seed who bore
God Name: Kusag Babylon Not only is he this patron god of priests, he is the high priest of the gods. Babylon
God Name: Kushi-Dama-Nigi-Haya-Hi Japan God of the sun, the apotheosis of the morning sun Japan/Shinto
God Name: Kushi-Iwa-Mado-no-Mikoto Japan Guardian god, protects entrance gates Japan/Shinto
God Name: Kusor the Mariner Phonecian Great God of Mariners and Inventors. Brother of Hasisu, 'son of law', craftsman of the gods. Invented mechanical devices, the fishing boat and fishing, architecture, and navigation. Skilled in divination, soothsaying, and the arts of incantation and magic formulas. Phonecian
God Name: Kusta Nazorean Kushta, means Truth, and the Monastery (Sangha) and is a name of Miryai, the spouse of Mind in Valentinian theology. Early Nazorean
God Name: Kusuh Hurrian God of the moon. Hurrian
God Name: Kutkhu Kamchadal/ SE Siberia A male and guardian spirit
God Name: Kutkhu Kamchadal East Male and guardian spirit Siberia(East)
God Name: Kutkinnaku Koryak/ Siberia This is the spirit that taught mankind to haunt it & catch fish in addition to giving them the fire stick & the shamans drum
God Name: Kuu Finland God of Moon.
God Name: Kuvalaswa India A prince of the Solar race, who had 21,000 sons. Attended by his sons he attacked the great Asura, Dhundhu, who lived in a sea of sand, and harassed the devotions of the pious sage Uttanka. They unearthed the demon and slew him. India
God Name: Kuvalayapida Hindu An immense elephant, or a demon in elephantine form, belonging to Kansa, and employed by him to trample the boys Krishna and Balarama to death. The attempt failed and the elephant was killed. Hindu
God Name: Kvasir Norse The God of Ultimate Wisdom. Norse
God Name: Kwan Yin China Goddess of childbirth, compassion and mercy China
God Name: Kwannon Japan Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Japan
God Name: Kwanonn Japan Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Japan
God Name: Kwanseieun Korea Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Korea
God Name: Kwoth Sudan Is considered to be the spirit in or of the sky. Like all spirits Kwoth is invisible and omnipresent, but he manifests himself in a number of forms. Nuer, eastern Sudan
God Name: Kyanwa Nigeria Goddess of hunting. Nigeria
God Name: Kybele Phrygian Phrygian mother of the gods; an Asiatic goddess associated with Rhea
God Name: Kybele/ Kybebe/ Cybele Phrygian/ NW Turkey A rather important Asian mother goddess who likely started as a mountain goddess
God Name: Kypala Slavic Goddess of long life. Slavic
God Name: Kyriel Christians Angels of the Mansions of the Moon.
God Name: Kyumbe Zaramo Tanzania He created all living things on the earth
God Name: L'etsa'aplelana Bella Coola/ PNW Canada The goddess who initiates the shamans
God Name: L?laps Greek A very powerful dog given by Diana to Procris; Procris gave it to Cephalos. While pursuing a wild boar it was metamorphosed into a stone. Greek
God Name: Labe Arabian The Circe of the Arabians, who, by her enchantments, transformed men into horses and other brute beasts. She is introduced into the Arabian Nights' Entertainments, where Beder, Prince of Persia, marries her, defeats her plots against him, and turns her into a mare. Being restored to her proper shape by her mother, she turns Beder into an owl; but the prince ultimately regains his own proper form.
God Name: Lacedaemon Sparta A son of Zeus by Taygete, was married to Sparta, the daughter of Eurotas, by whom he became the father of Amyclas, Eurydice, and Asine. He was king of the country which he called after his own name, Lacedaemon, while he gave to his capital the name of his wife, Sparta.
God Name: Lachesis Greek One of the fates. Greek
God Name: Lactanus Greek Lactans, Lacturnus, and Lacturcia, Lactura, Roman divinities, who were believed to protect the young fruits of the field. Some believe that Lactans and Lacturcia are mere surnames of Ops, and that Lacturnus is a surname of Saturnus. Greek
God Name: Lactanus/ Lactans Roman A minor god of agriculture
God Name: Lactura Greek A grain goddess
God Name: Lada Slavic Goddess of happiness and love. Slavic
God Name: Ladogenes or Ladonis Greek A name by which the poets sometimes designated Daphne, the daughter of Ladon. Greek
God Name: Ladon Greek The dragon who was believed to guard the apples of the Hesperides. He is said to have been able to assume various tones of voice, and to have been the offspring of Typhon and Echidna but he is also called a son of Ge, or of Phorcys and Ceto. He had been appointed to watch in the gardens of the Hesperides by Juno, and never slept; but he was slain by Heracles and the image of the fight was placed by Zeus among the stars. Greek
God Name: Laeding Norse One of the fetters with which the Fenris-wolf was bound. Norse
God Name: Laerad Norse A tree near Valhal. Norse
God Name: Lahama Sumeria The water condition demons that it belonged to Enki