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NameOriginDescription
Deities name "Imiut" Egypt Minor chthonic god. One of the attendant deities of the necropolis, he is linked with ANUBIS, and in pre-dynastic times was represented by a skin hung on a pole....
"Immaculate Conception" Roman The dogma that the Virgin Mary was conceived without Original sin. This dogma was first broached by St. Bernard, and was stoutly maintained by Duns Scotus and his disciples, but was not received by the Roman Catholic Church as an article of faith till 1854.
Goddess name "Immap Ukua" Inuit Goddess of the sea, mother to all of the sea creatures Inuit / Greenland
Goddess name "Immap Ukua" Inuit / eastern Greenland Sea goddess. The mother of all sea creatures and invoked by fishermen and seal-hunters. See also SEDNA....
God name "Immarinen" Pre - Christian Finnish sky god. A weather god who places the stars in the sky. Also a guardian deity of travelers and a smith-god who educated man in the use of iron and forging....
Spirit name "Immat" Islam Ensures the balance between the shariah or the exoteric aspect of the faith, and its esoteric, spiritual essence. Neither the exoteric nor the esoteric obliterates the other. While the Imam is the path to a believer's inward, spiritual elevation, he is also the authority who makes the shariah relevant according to the needs of time and universe. Islam
Demon name "Immat" Kafir / Afghanistan demonic god. A deity to whom sacrifices were addressed in the Ashkun villages of southwestern Kafiristan. Legend has it that Immat carries off twenty virgin daughters every year. A festival includes blood sacrifice and dances by twenty carefully selected young priestesses....
Angel name "Imntd" Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Goddess name "Imo" Africa Goddess of justice Africa
Spirit name "Imo miri" Nigeria River spirit. Igbos. Nigeria
Demon name "Imp" Greek A puny demon or spirit of mischief.
God name "Improcitor" Roman A minor god of Agriculture that worried over harrowing of the fields
Demon name "Imps" Discworld Imps are tiny demons that perform minor tasks rapidly. A number of Discworld labour-saving devices exist which function by trapping small imps. The most notable is the iconograph, but others include watches, food processors, razors and personal organisers. The imps in these devices seem not to mind their jobs, although they get sarcastic if overworked or asked to do things outside their purview. Discworld
God name "Imra" Hindu / Kush The chief pre-Islamic god of the Hindukush Kafir people. He was worshipped as the god of creation. By his breath, Imra created other gods of Kafir pantheon. Frequent sacrifiices were made to Imra, sometimes for recovery from sickness, seasonable weather, or other material benefits, sometimes from motives of simple piety. Imra was more honored than the other gods at the religious dances. Hindu / Kush
God name "Imra" Kafir / Afghanistan A creator god that is still worshipped today
God name "Imset" Egypt Funerary god charged with the care of the liver of the deceased. Egypt
God name "Imset/ Amset" Egypt This god is a funerary god charged with the care of the liver of the deceased
Angel name "Imtd" Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God name "Imyapa" Inca / pre - Columbian South America / Peru, etc weather god. Also perceived as a thunder god, he became syncretized with Santiago, the patron saint of Spain. The Indians called Spanish firearms Ilyapa. Also Inti-Ilyapa; Coqi-Ilya; Illapa; Katoylla....
God name "In" Anglo - Saxon Ancestral god. According to a runic poem he is the father of the Saxons and appeared from across the sea and then disappeared, never to return. He may also be classed as one of the Nordic AESIR gods....
God name "In r" Kafir / Afghanistan Tutelary and weather god. The brother of GISH and father of DISANI and Pano. Probably derived from the more widely recognized Aryan god INDRA, Indr is known chiefly from the Waigal and Prasun areas of the southern Hindukush. It is generally assumed that he was ousted from major importance by the god IMRA. Indr is also a god of wine who owns substantial vineyards and is associated in south Nuristan with wine rituals (the annals of Alexander the Great suggest that he met with winedrinking “worshipers of DIONYSOSin the Hindukush). In the Ashkun region of southwestern Kafiristan, a famous vineyard near the village of Wamais is sacred to Indr. Also Inder....
Supreme god name "In-Shushinak" Babylonia The supreme god of the Elamites. East of Babylonia
God name "Ina" Polynesia A lunar deity daughter of Kui or Vaitere, who kept an eel in a jar, but it soon grew into the eel-god, Tuna, who tried to rape her. The people of Upolo rescued her and sentenced him to death. At his request, she buried his head in the sand and from it grew the first coconut. Ina is married to Marama, the god of the night. She lives in the sky during the daytime when her husband is not visible. Polynesia
Spirit name "Ina'hitelan" Koryak / Siberia A guardian spirit that supervises the skies
Spirit name "Ina'hitelan" Koryak / southeastern Siberia Guardian spirit. The father of cloud man YA'HALAN, he is perceived as a supervisor of the skies and reindeer are sacrificed to him....
God name "Inachus" Greek A river god and king of Argos, is described as a son of Oceanus and Tethys. By a Melian nymph, a daughter of Oceanus, or, according to others, by his sister Argeia, he became the father of Phoroneus and Aegialeus, to whom others add Io, Argos Panoptes, and Phegeus or Pegeus. Greek
"Inahitelan" Siberia The supreme being whose name maens "Supervisor." Siberia
Goddess name "Inana" Mesopotamian / Sumeria A goddess of fertility, of love & war
Goddess name "Inana, Istar,Ishtar" Akkadian / Sumerian The most important of all Mesopotamian goddesses, and a multi-faceted personality, occurring in cuneiform texts of all periods. The Sumerian name probably means "Lady of heaven";, and the Akkadian name Ishtar is related to the Syrian Astarte and the biblical Ashtaroth is usually considered as a daughter of Anzu, with her cult located in Uruk, but there are other traditions as to her ancestry, and it is probable that these reflect originally different goddesses that were identified with her. Ishtar is the subiect of a cycle of texts describing her love affair and ultimately fatal relationship with Tammuz.
Goddess name "Inanna" Mesopotamia Inana, the original "Holy Virgin," as the Sumerians called her, is the first known divinity associated with the planet Venus. This Sumerian goddess became identified with the Semitic goddesses Ishtar and later Astarte, Egyptian Isis, Greek Aphrodite, Etruscan Turan and the Roman Venus. Mesopotamia
Planet name "Inanna" Sumaria queen moon. Near Eastern queen of heaven. She ruled over the stars, planets, water, and light. Also symbolizes love, destruction of the indestructible, health, the moon workings. Sumaria
Goddess name "Inanna" Sumeria A goddess of heaven, light, long life, the moon, & war
Goddess name "Inanupdikile" Panama A goddess of Rain
God name "Inapirikuri" Venezuela The primordial god who drew mankind from the ground and gave them their moral precepts. Venezuela
Goddess name "Inar (rice-grower)" Shinto / Japan God (Goddess) of foodstuffs. The popular name of a god(dess) worshiped under the generic title Miketsu-No-Kami in the Shi-Den sanctuary of the imperial palace, but rarely elsewhere. The deity displays gender changes, develops many personalities and is revered extensively in Japan. Inari is often depicted as a bearded man riding a white fox but, in pictures sold at temple offices, (s)he is generally shown as a woman with long flowing hair, carrying sheafs of rice and sometimes, again, riding the white fox. Inari sanctuaries are painted bright red, unlike most other Shinto temples. They are further characterized by rows of wooden portals which form tunnels leading to the sanctuary. Sculptures of foxes are prolific (an animal endowed, in Japanese tradition, with supernatural powers) and the shrines are decorated with a special device, the Hoju-No-Tama, in the shape of a pear surrounded by small flames. Often identified with the food goddess TOYO-UKE-BIME....
Goddess name "Inara" Hurrian The daughter of the storm-god Teshub or Tarhunt and the goddess of the wild animals of the steppe. Hurrian
Goddess name "Inara" Hittite / Hurrian Minor goddess. Daughter of the weather god TESUB. In the legendary battle with the dragon Illuyankas she assists her father to triumph over evil....
Goddess name "Inaras" Hittite The goddess of the wild animals of the steppe
Goddess name "Inaras" Hittite Goddess of the wild animals of the steppe. The one who set a trap for Illuyankas. Hittite
God name "Inari" Japan / Shinto God of fertility, rice, Agriculture, and foxes. Inari's foxes, or kitsune, are pure white and act as his messengers. Japan / Shinto
Goddess name "Inazuma" Shinto / Japan Goddess of lightning. The socalled consort of the rice. In certain regions when lightning hits a rice field bamboos are erected around the spot to signify that it has been sanctified by the fire of heaven. Also Ina-Bikari (light of rice) and Ina-Tsurubi (fertility of rice)....
"Incubus" Roman A nightmare, anything that weighs heavily on the mind. At one time supposed to consort with women an their sleep. Roman
God name "Indagarra" Burundi The supreme being and god of judgment after death created a man and a woman. Under him is Ryangombe. The Wa-Twa, Burundi
"Indara" Indonesia The Maiden, the earth. With Ilai, the Sun, they are the supreme powers of the Torajas. They created mankind, but not plants and animals. Celebes, Indonesia
"Indeesa" Tanzania The creator gooddess who caused no afflictions and is invoked for inner reflection. Tanzania
"India" Indian Numerous Indian tribes keep Yuletide as a religious festival.
God name "Indr" Afghanistan Tutelary and weather god. Afghanistan
God name "Indra" Hindu A god of Rain, storms, thunder & clouds
God name "Indra" Hindu The king of the gods and ruler of the heavens, the god of thunder and Rain and a great warrior who symbolises courage and strength. His mount is an elephant called Airavata and he has a golden chariot drawn by ten thousand horses. Hindu
God name "Indra" Mongolia The god of the Sun and of light, associated with the east. Mongolia
Goddess name "Indrani" Hindu The goddess of wrath and jealousy, and a daughter of Puloman, a demon who was killed by Indrani's future husband, Indra. She is beautiful and has one-thousand eyes. She is associated with lions and elephants. Hindu
Goddess name "Indrani" Hindu / Vedic / Puranic Goddess of wrath. Daughter of Puloman, a demonic figure killed by the god INDRA, and the SAKTI and consort of Indra. One of seven MATARAS (mothers) who in later Hinduism became regarded as of evil intent. Also one of a group of eight ASTAMATARAS personifying jealousy (also named Aindri in this capacity). In another grouping one of nine NAVASAKTIS or astral deities who, in southern India, rank higher than the SAPTAMATARAS. Her attendant animal is either an elephant or a lion. Attributes: hook, rosary, Santana flower, staff and waterjar. One thousand-eyed. Also Aindri; Mahendri; Paulomi; Saci; Sujata....
Goddess name "Indukari" Hindu Goddess Hindu / Puranic / Epic
Goddess name "Indukari" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. Consort of the god SAMBA. Attribute: a shield....
Goddess name "Inemes" Micronesia Goddess of love and of sexuality Micronesia
God name "Infoniwoo" Taiwanese God of child-birth and generation. Taiwanese
God name "Ing" Anglo-Saxon Ancestral god. Anglo-Saxon
Goddess name "Inghean" Ireland One of the sisters who made up a triple goddess and goddess of summer. Ireland
Goddess name "Inghean/ Crobh/ Dearg Bhuidhe" Irish One of the isters who made up a triple goddess & goddess of summer
God name "Inguma" Basque The god of dreams. He was regarded as a malevolent force who entered houses at night and plagued the residents with nightmares. Basque
"Ingun's Frey" Norse One of the names of Frey. Norse
Goddess name "Ini" Egypt Goddess of justice Egypt
Goddess name "Ini Heret" Egypt She is the goddess of mediators, diplomats, statesman's & other professional liars
"Inkanyamba" Africa A legendary serpent living in a waterfall lake area in the northern Forests near Cape Town, South Africa
Goddess name "Inkanyamba" Zulu / southern Africa storm god. The deity specifically responsible for tornados and perceived as a huge snake coiling down from heaven to earth. According to some Zulu authorities, Inkanyamba is a goddess of storms and water....
"Inkosazana" Africa Who came out on the same day that men came out of the earth. She is not commonly seen. We hear it said the primitive men knew her. No one existing at the present time ever saw her. She is said to be a very little animal, as large as a polecat, and is marked with little white and black stripes; on one side there grows a bed of reeds, a Forest, and grass;97 the other side is that of a man. Such is her form. South Africa
Goddess name "Inkosikasi" Africa A Chicken hypnotist and a beneficent sky goddess. The Zulu, South Africa
Goddess name "Inlti (sun)" Inca / pre - Columbian South America / Peru, etc Sun god. His consort is the moon goddess MAMA-KILYA. Inti was depicted as a trinity in the sanctuaries in Cuzco, possibly in deference to the Christian Trinity. The Temple of the Sun is reported to have housed images, in gold, of all the sky gods in the Inca pantheon on more or less equal terms, since the Sun is regarded as one of many great celestial powers. Inti may also have been depicted as a face on a gold disc. The socalled “fields of the Sun” supported the Inca priesthood. The three Sun deities are Apo-Inti (lord Sun), Cori-Inti (son Sun) and Inti-Wawqi (sun brother). The Sun god(s) is perceived as the progenitor of the Inca rulers at Cuzco through two children—a son Manco Capac and his sister / consort Mama Ocllo Huaco. The Quechua Indians of the central Andes call the same deity Inti Huayna Capac and perceive him as part of a trinity with the Christian god and Christ....
Goddess name "Inmar" Finnish / Ugric sky goddess. Finnish / Ugric
God name "Inmar" Votyak / Finno - Ugric sky god(dess). The name became incorporated into Christian tradition and interpreted as “the mother of God.”...
Goddess name "Inmar Votyak" Finnish / Ugric A sky goddess that was taken over by the Christians and called of the Mother of God
"Inmutef" Egyptian Egyptian bearer of the heavens.
Goddess name "Inmutef (pillar of his mother)" Egypt Minor god. The “bearer of the heavens,” his cult is linked with that of the goddess HATHOR....
God name "Inmutef/ Inummutef" Egypt A minor canopic god
Goddess name "Inna" Africa Goddess of justice. Africa
Goddess name "Innana" Sumeria Goddess of love, procreation, and war Sumeria.
Goddess name "Ino" Greek Greek heroine who raised the infant Dionysus. Later she was elevated to a sea goddess under the name of Leukothea. Greek
"Inous" Greek That is, the son of Ino, a name given to Melicertes and Palaemon. Greek
God name "Insitor" Roman God concerned with the sowing of crops and a helper of Ceres. Roman
God name "Insitor" Roman Minor god of Agriculture. The deity concerned with sowing of crops....
"Instein" Norse The father of Ottar Heimske; the favourite of Freyja. Norse
God name "Inta" Aztec God of fire who is associated with paternalism. Aztec
God name "Intal (gods their father)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico God of fire. Associated with paternalism and one of the group classed as the XIUHTECUHTLI complex....
"Intercidona" Roman One of the Deverra, three symbolic beings whose influence was sought by the Romans, at the birth of a child, as a protection for the mother against the vexations of Sylvanus. Roman
Goddess name "Intercidona" Roman Minor goddess of birth. A guardian deity invoked to keep evil spirits away from the newborn child. Symbolized by a cleaver....
God name "Inti" Inca God of war and the Sun and a patron deity of Tahuantinsuyu. Inca
God name "Intonsus" Greek I. e. unshorn, a surname of Apollo and Bacchus, alluding to the eternal youth of these gods, as the Greek youths allowed their hair to grow until they attained the age of manhood, though in the case of Apollo it may also allude to his being the god of the Sun, whence the long floating hair would indicate the rays of the Sun. Greek
Spirit name "Inuat" Inuit These are the spirit beings that reside with all living creatures & maintain the lamp of life
God name "Inuus" Roman An ancient protector of livestock, one of the di indigetes, indigenous gods. He was probably a god of fertility or sexual intercourse, as his name was thought by some to be connected with the word inire, "to copulate". He was also sometimes identified with the Roman god Faunus. Roman
"Invidia" Greek The personification of envy, is described as a daughter of the giant Pallas and Styx. Greek
Goddess name "Inyan" Lakota The first of the superior Gods. Uncreated and existing before time, he created Maka and gave it the earth Goddess Maka-akan, the second of the superior Gods and a part of Inyan. Creating Maka required all of Inyan's blood, which was blue, to form a great disk, beyond which there was nothing. This effort made Inyan hard and powerless. His blood became the blue waters and the sky, and Nagi Tanka (Sky God), the Great spirit who is all powerful and called Skan (Most Holy), the third superior God. Lakota
God name "Inzak" Arabia The god who watches over his people. Bahrain, Arabia
Nymph name "Io" Greek A nymph of the Argive River Inachos who was loved by Zeus. Greek
God name "Io/ Khio" New Zealand The chief god who appears to be known only to the nobility & the priests
"Iodameia" Greek A priestess of Athena Itonia, who was changed into a block of stone on seeing the head of Medusa. Greek
"Iole" Greek The last beloved of Heracles, and a daughter of Eurytus of Oechalia. According to some writers, she was a half-sister of Dryope.
"Ion" Greek The fabulous ancestor of the Ionians, a son of Apollo by Creusa, the daughter of Erechtheus and wife of Xuthus.
Goddess name "Iord" Nordic / Icelandic earth goddess. In Viking tradition lord embodies the abstract sacredness of the earth. Said to be the mother of THOR and in some legends, the wife of OTHIN.See also FJORGYN....
"Iormungandur" Scandinavian Iormungandr. The Midgard serpent. The serpent that encompasses the whole earth. Scandinavian
"Ioskeha" Iroquois Creator of the first man and woman Iroquois
God name "Ipalnemoani (he who through one lives)" Aztec / Mesoamerican / Mexico Creator god. One of the group classed as the OMETEOTL complex....
Supreme god name "Ipalnemohuani" Aztec 'he by whom the people live'. The supreme god and the giver of Life. Aztec
Demon name "Ipet" Egypt She was originally the demon-wife of Apep, the original god of evil. Egypt
Goddess name "Ipet/ Ipi" Egypt She started life as a hippopotamus goddess
"Iphicles' Oxen" Greek Iphiclos or Iphicles was the possessor of large herds of oxen, and Neleus promised to give his daughter in marriage to Bias if he would bring him the oxen of Iphicles, which were guarded by a very fierce dog. Melampos contrived to obtain the oxen for his brother, but being caught in the act, he was cast into prison. Melampos afterwards told Astyocha, wife of Iphicles, how to become the mother of children, whereupon Iphicles gave him the coveted herd, and his brother married the daughter of Neleus. The secret told by Melampos to Astyocha was "to steep the rust of iron in wine for ten days, and drink it." This she did, and became the mother of eight sons.
Goddess name "Iphigeneia" Greek According to the most common tradition, a daughter of Agamemnon and Clytaemnestra but, according to others, a daughter of Theseus and Helena, and brought up by Clytaemnestra only as a foster-child. Agamemnon had once killed a stag in the grove of Artemis, or had boasted that the goddess herself could not hit better, or, according to another story, in the year in which Iphigeneia was born, he had vowed to sacrifice the most beautiful thing which that year might produce, but had afterwards neglected to fulfil his vow.Greek
"Iphimedeia" Greek A daughter of Triops, and the wife of Aloeus. Being in love with Poseidon, she often walked to the sea, and collected its waters in her lap, whence she became, by Poseidon, the mother of the Aloadae, Otus and Ephialtes.Greek
"Iphimedusa" Greek wife of Euchenor.
"Iphis" Greek A young man of humble parentage who died for love of Anaxarete. Greek
"Iphitus" Greek A son of Naubolus, and father of Schedius, Epistrophus, and Eurynome, in Phocis, was likewise one of the Argonauts.Greek
"Iphthima" Greek A daughter of Icarius, and sister of Penelope. Athena assumed the appearance of Iphthime, when she appeared to the unfortunate mother of Telemachus.Greek
Goddess name "Ipy" Egypt A mother goddess that occasionally will wet nurse the king
Goddess name "Ipy" Egypt Mother goddess. In the Pyramid Texts Ipy appears occasionally as a benevolent guardian and wet nurse to the king. She is also perceived to exert a benign influence on amulets. Depicted as a hippopotamus or anthropomorphically with a hippo's head. Also Ipet....
Goddess name "Ipy aka Ipet" Egypt Apet, Opet, a benign hippopotamus goddess known as a protective and nourishing deity. Egypt
Goddess name "Irene" Greek A goddess of peace
Goddess name "Irene aka Eirene" Greek Goddess of peace and of spring. Greek
Spirit name "Irik" Borneo A primeval creator spirit, in the form of a bird, who created the earth; with Ara, created mankind from clay. The Sea Dyaks of Sarawak, Borneo
God name "Irioba" Tanzania Iriuba, Enokwe. The Sun, the sky, the only real god who created the world and all that it contains. Tanzania
"Iris" Greek A daughter of Thaumas (whence she is called Thaumantias) and Electra, and sister of the Harpies. Greek
Goddess name "Iris" Greek / Roman Goddess of the Rainbow, or the Rainbow itself. In classic mythology she is called the messenger of the gods when they intended discord, and the Rainbow is the bridge or road let down from heaven for her accommodation. When the gods meant peace they sent Mercury. Greek / Roman
Goddess name "Iris (rainbow)" Greek / Roman Messenger goddess. The special attendant of the goddess HERA, Iris is a virgin goddess who forms the Rainbow bridge between heaven and earth. Depicted with wings and carrying a staff....
God name "Irma" Peru An early coastal name of the creator god. Peru
God name "Irmin" Germanic The mythical founder of the Hermiones tribe, son of Mannus, war god, Germanic
God name "Irmin" Germanic war god. Probably equating with TIWAZ, the name implies one of great strength. In Saxony, there is the so-called Irmin pillar which may be a reference to the deity....
"Irminsul" Saxons The pillar that was said to connect heaven and earth, represented by oak or wooden pillars venerated by the Saxons.
Angel name "Irmiongot" Germanic This possibly Irmin, found in The Hildebrandslied, strangely the poem shows Christian influence
Goddess name "Irsirra" Hurrian Goddess of fate and destiny. Hurrian
"Irus" Greek A son of Actor, and father of Eurydamas and Eurytion. He propitiated Peleus for the murder of his brother but during the chase of the Calydonian boar, Peleus unintentionally killed Eurytion, the son of Irus, Peleus endeavoured to soothe him by offering him his flocks but Irus would not accept them, and at the command of an oracle, Peleus allowed them to run wherever they pleased. A wolf devoured the sheep, but was thereupon changed into a stone, which was shown in later times on the frontier between Locris and Phocis. Greek
God name "Iruva" African Sun god. A number of tribes worship the Sun by this generic name, particularly in Cameroon, Congo and Tanzania....
God name "Iruwa" Bantu God of the Wachaga, but they insist that the Sun is not the same thing as God. Bantu
God name "Iruwa" Kenya Sun and war god. Kenya
God name "Irvun" Cameroon God of the Sun. Cameroon
God name "Is tanu" Hittite Sun god. A god of judgment, depicted bearing a winged Sun on his crown or headdress, and a crooked staff....
Goddess name "Is'ara" Mesopotamian / Babylonian - Akkadian / / western Semitic Goddess of marriage and childbirth. Also a deity concerned with the enforcing of oaths. Known chiefly from early inscriptions and some Akkadian texts. Her Mesopotamian cult center was the Babylonian town of Kisurra, but she is also thought to have been worshiped across a wide area among Syrians, Canaanites and Hittites. Her symbol is the scorpion. Also Es ara....
Spirit name "Isa" Arabic The Muslim Jesus. The Messiah supported by the Holy spirit
Deity name "Isa" Buddhist Guardian deity Buddhist
"Isa" Hindu Aspect of Siva Hindu / Puranic
"Isa" Hindu / Puranic An aspect of Siva
King name "Isa" Islam Was a prophet of Islam and will have an important role in the end times, establishing Islam and making war until he destroys all religions save Islam. He shall kill the evil One.
Deity name "Isa (1)" Hindu / Puranic (1) An aspect of S IVA. Also a dik pala or guardian of the northeastern quarter; and an EKADASARUDRA (one of the eleven rudras). Rides upon a goat or a bull. Color: white. Attributes: five arrows, ax, drum, fruit, hatchet, hook, lute, noose, rosary, staff. Three-eyed.(2) Guardian deity. Buddhist. A minor dikpala attended by a bull. Color: white. Attributes: cup, moon disc and trident....
Goddess name "Isa (2)" Songhai / Niger, West Africa River goddess. The mother goddess of the river Niger....
Book name "Isa - Soma - Ulu'tuyar - Ulu Toyo'n - Uru'n Ajy Toyo'n" Egyptian Ulu Toyo'n "Thou Beautiful Power, thou Beautiful Rudder of the Northern heaven, Power of heaven, From the Egyptian Book of the Dead
"Isaf" Arabian An Arabian idol in the form of a man, brought from Syria, and placed in Es-Safa, near the temple of Mecca. Some say Isaf was a man converted into stone for impiety, and that Mahomet suffered this one "idol" to remain as a warning to his disciples.
"Isahi" Kenya The supreme being of the Logoli. Kenya
"Isakakate" Crow The supreme being of the Crow. Plains Indians
God name "Isakakate" Crow Ruler of the Anasazi and a god of the heavens and the sky. Crow
Goddess name "Isamba" Africa Goddess of the moon Africa
Goddess name "Isara" Semitic Goddess of marriage and childbirth who dealt with the enforcement of oaths. Semitic
God name "Ischys" Greek A son of Elatus, and the beloved of Coronis at the time when she was with child (Asclepius) by Apollo. The god wishing to punish her faithlessness, caused Artemis to kill her, together with Ischys.Greek
God name "Isdes" Egypt Chthonic god of death Egypt
Deities name "Isdes" Egypt Chthonic god of death. Known from the Middle kingdom onward he is one of the minor deities concerned with the judgment of the dead. He became syncretized with ANUBIS....
Goddess name "Isdustaya" Proto-Hattic Goddess of of fate Proto-Hattic
Goddess name "Ises" Africa Goddess of bow and arrow Africa
God name "Isewahanga" Tanzania The creator god of the Zinza. Tanzania
God name "Ishaki" Sumar God of the tempest. Sumar
Goddess name "Ishi-Kori-Dome" Japan God / goddess of stonecutters Japan / Shinto
Goddess name "Ishi-Kori-Dome" Shinto / Japan God(dess) of stone cutters. Of ambiguous gender, this deity created the stone mold into which the bronze was cast to make the perfect Divine mirror. It was used so that AMATERASU, the Sun goddess, could see her glorious reflection and so be enticed from the dark cave where she had hidden herself to escape the excesses of the god SUSANO-WO. Ishi-Kori-Dome is also the tutelary deity of mirror makers and was one of the escorts for Prince NINIGI when he descended from heaven to earth. Generally invoked beside fire and smith KAMIS....
God name "Ishkur" Mesopotamia God of the storm and Rain. Mesopotamia
Goddess name "Ishtar" Assyrian / Babylon A mother goddess, fertility goddess, the goddess of spring, a storm goddess, a warrior goddess and goddess of war, a goddess of the hunt, a goddess of love, goddess of marriage and childbirth, and a goddess of fate. She was also an underworld deity, her twin sister being Ereshkigal, the Goddess of death, but her dominant aspects are as the mother goddess of compassion and the goddess of love, sex and war. Assyrian / Babylon
Goddess name "Ishtar/ Inanna" Babylonia She was the goddess of sexuality & of love and war
Goddess name "Isi" India Goddess moderating the whole world, giving laws to heaven, earth, and Ocean, as the common parent both of gods and men, and as the productive cause both of corn and trees. India
God name "Isimud" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Messenger god. Readily identified by possessing two faces looking in opposite directions, Isimud is the messenger of the god ENKI. Also Isinu; Usumu (Akkadian)....
God name "Isinu" Mesopotamian A two-faced god who carried messages for Enki. Mesopotamian
Monster name "Isiququmadevu" Zulu A swallowing monster who killed Untombinde and who then went on to the chief's kraal, swallowed up all the inhabitants, with their dogs and their cattle, as well as all the people in the surrounding country. Zulu
Goddess name "Isis" Egypt Goddess of childbirth, death, the earth, fertility, marital devotion, motherhood, healing, home, magic, the moon and the mother goddess Egypt
"Isivsanen" Karuk The maker of the Universe. Karuk
God name "Iskur" Mesopotamia Chief Rain and thunder god Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Iraq
God name "Island of Flame" Egypt Though not a god, without it eight gods would never have came into being Egypt
King name "Island of St" Gaul Brandan. The flying island, the supposed retreat of king Rodrigo. So called from St. Brandan, who went in search of the Islands of Paradise in the sixth century. Gaul
King name "Ismene" Greek Daughter of OEdipus and Jocasta. Antigone was buried alive by the order of king Creon, for burying her brother Polynices, slain in combat by his brother Eteocles. Ismene declared that she had aided her sister, and requested to be allowed to share the same punishment. Greek
God name "Ismenius" Greek 1. A son of Apollo and Melia, who is said to have given his name to the Boeotian river which was before called Ladon or Cadmus. 2. A surname of Apollo at Thebes, who had a temple on the river Ismenus. The sanctuary of the god, at which the Daphnephoria was celebrated, bore the name of Ismenium, and was situated outside the city.Greek
God name "Ismud" Mesopotamia Dual-faced messenger god. Mesopotamia
"Ismud" Sumerian The visier of Enki, whose secrets he kept. Sumerian
God name "Isodaetes" Greek The god who distributes his gifts equally to all, occurs as a surname of Dionysus Zagreus. Greek
God name "Isodetes" Greek The god who binds all equally, is used as a surname of Pluto, to express his impartiality, and of Apollo. Greek
Angel name "Israfil" Islam The angel of music, who possessed the most melodious voice of all God's creatures. This is the angel who is to sound the Resurrection Trump, and will ravish the ears of the saints in Paradise. Israfil, Gabriel, and Michael were the three angels that warned Abraham of Sodom's destruction. Islam
"Issa" Greek A daughter of Macareus in Lesbos, and the beloved of Apollo, from whom the Lesbian town of Issa is said to have received its name. Greek
Goddess name "Issaki" Hindu / Puranic / Epic A goddess walking around with a headless child
Goddess name "Issaki" Hindu / Epic / Puranic Goddess. Depicted carrying a headless child. Also Kerala....
Deity name "Issitoq" Inuit A deity that punishes those who break taboos. He usually takes the form of a giant flying eye. Inuit
"Issoria" Greek A surname of the Laconiaii Artemis, derived from , Mount Issorion, on which she had a sanctuary. Greek
God name "Istadevata" Hindu A generic title for a personal God or a house icon
God name "Istadevata" Hindu Generic title for a personal god or a house icon Hindu
God name "Istadevata" Hindu A favourite god a person chooses to show devotion and develop a special relationship with. Hindu
Spirit name "Istadevata" Hindu (1) Generic title of a personal god. The name given to a deity chosen by an individual for special worship in return for protection and spiritual guidance. Also the name given to a household icon.(2) Tutelary god. Buddhist, particularly in Tibet. The personal deity of one preparing for Tantric initiation....
God name "Istanu" Hittite A god of judgment who was also a Sun god
Goddess name "Istar" Akkadia Goddess of fertility and war known as the star of heaven Babylon / Mesopotamia / Akkadia
Goddess name "Istar/ Estar" Mesopotamia / Babylon / Akkadia A goddess of fertility & war known as the star of heaven
God name "Istaran" Mesopotamia Tutelary god of the city of Der Mesopotamia / Sumeria
God name "Isten" Egypt God related to knowledge and wisdom Egypt
Deity name "Isten" Hungary Chief deity Hungary
God name "Isten" Pre - Christian Hungarian Creator god. According to tradition, his sacred animal, the eagle, guided the Hungarian people to their homeland. Other attributes include arrow, horse phallus and tree....
God name "Isten/ Isden" A god known from the the Middle kingdom & later
God name "Isthmus" Greek The god worship­ped on the Isthmus (of Corinth), a surname of Poseidon, in honour of whom the Isthmian games were celebrated. Greek
Deities name "Istustaya" Hittite One of the deities who awaited the return of Telipinus Hittite
God name "Isum" Akkadia Minor god, possibly a god of fire Babylon / Mesopotamia / Akkadia
"Isvara" Hindu Epitaph of Siva Hindu
Supreme god name "Isvara" Hindu / Puranic Epithet of the god SIVA. In Sanskrit designated the “supreme god who rules the universe.” The generic title of a Hindu's personal high god. In Buddhism the name of a YAKSA attending the eleventh tirthankara....
God name "Is”taran" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Local god. The tutelary god of the city of Der, east of the river Tigris in northern Babylonia. Also GUSILIM....
God name "Is”um" Mesopotamian / BabylonianAkkadian Minor god. The brother of SAMAS', the Sun god, and an attendant of the plague god ERRA. He may have been a god of fire and, according to texts, led the gods in war as a herald but was nonetheless generally regarded as benevolent. Known particularly from the Babylonian legend of Erra and Is“um. Also ENDURSAGA....