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List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
Rhodos Greek A sea-nymph, according to Diodorus, a daughter of Poseidon and Halia, and sometimes called Rhode. The island of Rhodes was believed to have derived its name from her. Greek
Rhoecus Greek A centaur who, conjointly with Hylaeus, pursued Atalanta in Arcadia, but was killed by her with an arrow. Greek
Rhoeo Greek 1. A daughter of Staphylus and Chrysothemis, was beloved by Apollo. When her father discovered that she was with child, he put her in a chest, and exposed her to the waves of the sea. The chest floated to the coast of Euboea (or Delos), where Rhoeo gave birth to Anius. Subsequently she was married to Zarex
Rhoeteia Greek A daughter of the Thracian king Sithon and Achiroe, a daughter of Neilos. She was a sister of Pallene, and the Trojan promontory of Rhoeteium was believed to have derived its name from her. Greek
Rhopalus Greek A son of Heracles and father of Phaestus. Greek
Ri Phoenician Little known Phoenician goddess of the moon.
Riddi Hindu Goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Riddihivasita Buddhist A minor goddess
Rigenmucha Papuan Supreme being of Papuan tribe of the Baining.
Rigisamus Roman/ Celtic A god of war
Rigisamus or Rigonmetis Celtic God of war assimilated with the Mars. Celtic
Rigonometis British God of the Sacred Grove who also dabbles as a war god. British
Riiki and Rigi Micronesia Deities who held up the sky. Micronesia
Rimer Roman Chief god of Damascus; so called from the word rime, a "pomegranate," because he held a pomegranate in his right hand. The people bore a pomegranate in their coat armour. The Romans called this god Jupiter Cassius, from Mount Cassius, near Damascus.
Rimfaxi [Frost-mane] Scandinavian The horse of Night, the foam of whose bit causes dew. Scandinavian
Rimmon Babylon Sun god. Babylon
Rimmon Syrian Rammon, weather god. Syrian
Rimthursar Scandinavian Brother of Y'mer. They were called the "Evil Ones." Scandinavian
Rincewind the Wizzard Discworld A failed student at the Unseen University for wizards in Ankh-Morpork. Discworld
Rind Norse Goddess of winter. Norse
Rind Norse A personification of the hard frozen earth. Mother of Vale. The loves of Odin and Rind resemble those of Zeus and Europa in Greek legends. Norse
Risnuch Nazorean Angel of agriculture. Early Nazorean
Risus Roman The Roman personification of laughter.
Ritho Arthurian The giant who commanded King Arthur to send him his beard to complete the lining of a robe. Arthurian
Ritona Celtic Goddess of river fords. Celtic
Robigo Roman The female version of Robigus, the god who protected crops from disease. Roman
Robigus Greek A divinity worshipped for the purpose of averting blight or too great heat from the young cornfields. Greek
Rock-Sens Gambia The sky god of the Serer of Gambia
Rod Slavic The supreme universal principle. Slavic
Rodasi Visvedevas To whom the Goddess Rodasi clings closely, whom Pusan follows bringing ample bounty. Visvedevas
Rohini Hindu Deity of cattle. Hindu
Rohini Hindu The mother of Bala-Rama and of a wife of Krishna. Hindu
Rohini Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune
Rohini India The ninth lunar asterism and the wife of the moon. India
Rohit India The female aspect of Brahma who took the form of a red deer to escape the amorous pursuits of her father, Brahma. India
Roma Roman 1 A deity personifying the Roman state, or an personification in art of the city of Rome
Romulus and Remus Roman Romulus, which is only a lengthened form of Romus, is simply the Roman people represented as an individual, and must be placed in the same category as Aeolus, Dorus, and Ion, the reputed ancestors of the Aeolians, Dorians, and lonians, owing to the universal practice of antiquity to represent nations as springing from eponymous ancestors. Roman
Romus Greek 1. A son of Odysseus and Circe.
Rongerik and Rongelap Islands Brothers gods of the Marshall Islands.
Rongo Maori God of cultivated plants. Rongo, with his brothers Tu, Tane, Tawhirimatea, Tangaroa, and Haumia-tiketike, separated the primordial parents Rangi and Papa to allow daylight into the world. Maori
Rongommatane Polynesia The god of agriculture, especially the sweet potato
Ropt Norse The name by which Odin is known in Valhalla. Norse
Rorex Nazorean The angel invoked to counteract Alath, the demon of disease. Has been awol throughout all recorded history. Early Nazorean
Roskva Norse The name of the maiden follower of Thor. She symbolizes the ripe fields of harvest. Norse
Rosmerta Gaul A fertility goddess and a deity of abundance. Gaul
Rozanica Slavic Glistening goddess who predicts the fate of the new-born. Slavic
Rpa Enochian A cacodemon. Enochian
Rrb Enochian A cacodemon. Enochian
Rrl Enochian A cacodemon. Enochian
Rsbha Hindu The Deva who went to Mount Astapada to tickle bumble bees. Hindu
Rsi Enochian A cacodemon. Enochian
Rsni Enochian A minor angel Enochian
Rsoni Enochian A minor angel Enochian
Ru Nigeria The supreme being and sun god of the Yendang, Nigeria
Rua Tahiti God of craftsmen and big holes in the ground. Tahiti
Rubanga Sudan Creator god and it was believed that the best way of praying to God was through spirits of dead relatives. At harvest time, the first harvest must be offered to the spirits to thank them for successfully interceding to God on behalf of the living. Madi, Sudan
Rubanga Alur Uganda creator god
Ruda N Arabia A tutelary god, an androgynous being
Rudiobus British Horse God and the personification of horsemanship. British
Rudra Blavatsky The father of Vedic storm gods. "To receive a name Rudra is said to have wept for it. Brahma called him Rudra; but he wept seven times more and so obtained seven other names -- of which he uses one during each 'period'" The Secret Doctrine, by H. P. Blavatsky
Rudracandra Hindu Distinct form of the goddess Durga. Hindu
Rugaba Uganda God of the sky who guides the souls of the dead. Uganda
Rugievit Rugen Isl Seven headed war god. Rugen Island
Rugiu Boba Lithuania Goddess of autumn. Lithuania
Ruhanga Hima The Creator, made all things at once. Hima
Ruhanga Bunyoro Uganda this creator god was the initiator of the world, regarded as distant & if ever invoked
Rukko Mandaean The creator goddess. She makes human bodies and her husband adds the souls. Mandaean
Rukmini Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A goddess who is avatar of Laksmi among other things
Rumina Roman Rumillia or Rumia, goddess who protected breastfeeding mothers, and possibly nursing infants. Her domain extended to protecting animal mothers, not just human ones. Roman
Rumpiipumpii Woopie The goddess of jolly bonking and moist afternoon frolics. Woopie
Rumrok India The supreme being of the Didayis, India
Runcina Roman Was probably only a surname of Ops, by which he was invoked by the people of Italy, to prevent the growth of weeds among the corn, and promote the harvest.. Roman
Rundas Hittite God of fortune who is associated with hunting. Hittite
Rungin Italy A was probably only a surname of Ops, by which he was invoked by the people of Italy, to prevent the growth of weeds among the corn, and promote the harvest.
Ruoi Enochian A minor angel Enochian
Ruoini Buddhist/ Mayhayana A minor goddess
Rupave Guarani The first man, the father of the whole human race. Guarani
Rurema Zaire The supreme being of the pygmies of Lake Kivu. Zaire
Ruroi Enochian A minor angel Enochian
Rusalki Slavic/ Russia They were water nymphs & not nice
Rusalky Slavic Multiple goddess of spring and plant growth. A water-sprite who lives in streams. Slavic
Rusina Roman A protector of the fields or farmland, one of the ancient indigenous gods. Roman
Rusor Roman A Roman divinity, was worshipped as one of the companions of Tellus, by which was personified the power of nature (the earth) of bringing forth to light the seeds entrusted to her.
Rustam Greek The Deev-bend and Persian Hercules, famous for his victory over the white dragon named Asdeev. He was the son of Zal, prince of Sedjistan. The exploits attributed to him must have been the aggregate of exploits performed by numerous persons of the same name. His combat for two days with Prince Isfendiar is a favourite subject with the Persian poets.
Ruti Egypt Lion god who guards the temple of heaven. Egypt
Ruydera Britain The duenna of Belerma She had seven daughters, who wept so bitterly at the death of Durandarte that Merlin, out of pity, turned them into lakes or estuaries. Britain
Rwewti Egypt A lion god who guards the temple of heaven
Rxao Enochian A minor Enochian angel
Rxinl Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Rxnl Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Rxp Enochian A cacodemon Enochian
Rxpao Enochian A minor angel Enochian
Ryangombe Africa Tutelary god and ancestral deity. Rwanda, Africa
Ryme Scandinavian The Frost giant, the enemy of the elves and fairies. At the end of the world this giant is to be the pilot of the ship Naglefare. Scandinavian
Ryuhwa Korean Daughter of the god of waters, who hatched the archer god, Cumong. Korean
Ryujin Japan The god of the sea, a dragon, symbolic of the power of the ocean, had a large mouth, and was able to transform into a human shape. Japan
Rzila Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Rzionr Nrzfm Enochian The Divine name ruling the sub-element of Fire. Enochian
Rzla Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Sa Babylonian The remote and inscrutable divinity of the cosmic deep. Babylonian
Sa Kono E Guinea A creator god, one of a pair of creator deities
Saaiz Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Sabaoth Gnostic The genii of Mars, one of the planetary regents of the seven sacred planets. Gnostic
Sabazios Phrygian/ NW Turkey A god of agriculture
Sabazius Phrygian A Phrygian divinity, commonly described as a son of Rhea or Cybele ; but in later times he was identified with the mystic Dionysus, who hence is sometimes called Dionysus Sabazius. For the same reason Sabazius is called a son of Zeus by Persephone, and is said to have been reared by a nymph Nyssa.
Sabda Sanskrit The cosmic Word, equivalent to the Greek Logos. Sanskrit
Saci Brazilian An impish mythical character of Brazilian folk tales.
Saci Devi India The goddess of wrath and jealousy. India
Sacp Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Sacra Savadia Jewish The deity associated with the Jewish Sabaoth (Tseba'oth). Plutarch states that the Jews worshiped Dionysus, and that the day of the Jewish Sabbath was a festival of Sabazius.
Sadaksari Buddhist The tantric form of the bodhisattva Avalokitesvara. Buddhist
Sadaksari[Lokesvara] Buddhist/ Lamaist/ Tibet A variety of Avalokitesvara that is incarnate in succession of the Dali Lamas
Sadarnuna Sumeria Goddess of the new moon. Sumeria
Sadbhuja Buddhist The six-armed Lord Gaurasundara. Buddhist
Sadbhuja-Sitatara Buddhist A god
Sadhumati Buddhist The good-minded goddess. Buddhist
Sadko Russian A legendary hero of a Russian epic tale.
Sadrapa Phoenician Protector of snakes and a god of healing. Phoenician
Sadwes Persia A goddess rain, of storms, thunder, lightning, hail, snow
Saehrimner [Rime-producer] Norse The name of the boar on which the gods and heroes in Valhal constantly feed. Norse
Safa Arabian The hill on which Adam and Eve came together, after having been parted for two hundred years, during which time they wandered homeless over the face of the earth. Arabian
Safekh aabut Egypt A goddess of knowledge
Safekh-Aubi Egypt Stellar goddess who served to measure time and is called the misstress of the house of books. Egypt
Saga Norse The goddess of history. She dwells in the crystal hall of Sokvabek. Norse
Saga Scandinavia A goddess of knowledge & waterfalls
Sagara Sanskrit A king of the solar dynasty and sovereign of Ayodhya. He was the father of 60,000 sons who were turned into a heap of ashes by a glance of the sage Kapila. Sanskrit
Sagaramati Buddhist The Bodhisattva whose Mind is like the Ocean. Buddhist
Sagaritis Greek A nymph in whose embraces Attis became faithless to Cybele. The goddess avenged the wrong done to her by causing the tree with which the nymph's life was connected, to be cut down. Greek
Sagbata Yoruba God who inflicts smallpox or madness. Yoruba
Saham-pati Sanskrit The All-parent, the common progenitor and source of all. A name synonym with Brahman. Sanskrit
Sahar Aramaic God of the moon. Aramaic
Sahu Egyptian The entity of the deceased in heaven which grew out of the dead body and was called into being by the ceremonies performed over the dead. Egyptian
Sai' Al Quan Nabataean/ W Semitic A local guardian God is believed to be the protector of caravans
Saiinou Enochian A sub-angelic Watchtower leader in the North. Enochian
Saiinov Enochian The senior leader of Water in Jupiter. Enochian
Saint George British Saint George Patron saint of England and the Christian adaptation of the dragon slaying legends of Bel and the dragon, Apollo and Python, Osiris and Typhon, etc. British
Saitada Celtic Goddess of mourning and grief. Celtic
Saitis Greek A surname of Athena, under which she had a sanctuary on Mount Pontinus, near Lerna in Argolis. The name was traced by the Greeks to the Egyptians, among whom Athena was said to have been called Sai's. Greek
Saiva Sanskrit The divinity and patron of all yogis. Sanskrit
Sajara Songhoi Rainbow god Songhoi, eastern Mali
Sakarabru Guinea God of medicine, retribution and justice. Agni, Guinea
Sakhadai Siberia The personification of fire who gives life to the newborn winter sun. Siberia
Sakhadai Noin Siberia A god of fire
Sakhemet aka Sachmet Egypt Sakhet and Sakhmet, originally the war goddess of Upper Egypt. It was said that her breath created the desert. She was also known by some cults to be a daughter of the ancient sun god Ra. Egypt
Sakhemet/ Sachmet Egypt A goddess of war
Sakka[n]/ Amakandu/ Sumuqan Mesopotamia/ Babylon/ Akkadian A patron god of herdsmen & A god of cattle
Sakkan Sumeria The god of animal husbandry and the fecundity of cattle. Sumeria
Sakra Buddhist The god of Trayastrimsa Heaven. Buddhist
Sakti Dwarawati Lived in Sapta Pratala, the seventh layer of the earth. When he was angry he would became a gigantic scary snake and the world would shake. Dwarawati
Sakti Hindu The Supreme True One is Sakti. This True One is the transcendent and Immanent One who encompasses all. Hindu
Sakti-trimurti India The feminine aspect of the Hindu Trimurti or Triad, the active feminine energy of the divinities. India
Sakyamuni Buddhas Remembering such grace of Sakyamuni Buddha makes our tears flow!
Sala Akkadia Wife of the weather god Adad and a goddess of war. Akkadia
Sala Babylonian The female consort of the Sun-god of Eridu. Babylonian
Sala Hittite "lady of the mountain" who became a goddess of fertility and agriculture. Hittite
Salacia Greek The female divinity of the sea among the Romans, and the wife of Neptune.
Salagrama Hindu A stone credited with possessing magical properties and worn in parts of India as an amulet. Hindu
Salamander Greek The nature spirits of fire, the fire elementals. The Greek salamandra was believed to have power over fire.
Salamis Greek A daughter of Asopis, and by Poseidon the mother of Cenchreus or Cychreus. Greek
Salevao Polynesia "Sacred one of the bush" a general village god as well as a war god. Polynesia
Salganeus Greek A surname of Apollo, derived from the town of Salganeus in Boeotia. greek
Salim Ugaritic Shalim or Salem, a personification of Venus as the evening star and a deity of the dusk. Ugaritic
Salm of Mahram Arabia A goddess from the pantheon of Tayma introduced to North Arabia from North Syria.
Salm of Mahram/ Salman N Arabia A local tutelary god
Salmacis Greek A fountain of Caria, which rendered effeminate all those who bathed therein. It was in this fountain that Hermaphroditus changed his sex. Greek
Salmacis Greek The nymph of the well Salmacis, near the mausoleum at Halicarnassus. The nymph fell in love with Hermaphroditos and tried to win his affections, but in vain. Greek
Salmaone Greek A mother goddess
Salmoneus Greek A son of Aeolus by Enarete, and a brother of Sisyphus. Sangarius, a river-god, is described as the son of Oceanus and Tethys, and as the husband of Metope, by whom he became the father of Hecabe. (Theogony 344). Greek
Salus Greek The personification of health, prosperity, and the public welfare, among the Romans. In the first of these three senses she answers very closely to the Greek Hygieia, and was accordingly represented in works of art with the same attributes as the Greek goddess. In the second sense she represents prosperity in general and was invoked by the husbandmen at seed-time. In the third sense Salus is the goddess of the public welfare.
Sama Islam A devotion dance and an aid for perfection. Islam
Samael Chaldean The concealed occult Wisdom. Chaldean Book of Numbers
Samael Chaldean The Prince of Darkness, the Angel of Death or Poison. Hebreo-Chaldean Qabbalah
Samael Platonism / Gnosticism The Demiurge, The Craftsman or Creator, the deity responsible for the creation of the physical universe. Platonism and Gnosticism
Samantabhadra Buddhas The Lord of the Truth in Buddhism, who represents the practice and meditation of all Buddhas.
Samantaorabha Buddhist/ Vjratana A minor goddess
Samas Akkadia God of the sun and patron deity of Sippa and Larsa Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia
Samba Hindu Heroic god Hindu
Samia Greek A daughter of the river-god Maeander, and wife of Ancaeus, by whom she became the mother of Samos. Samia also occurs as a surname of Hera, which is derived from her temple and worship in the island of Samos. Greek
Samiasa Jewish A seraph, who fell in love with Aholibamah, a granddaughter of Cain, and when the flood came, carried her under his wing to some other planet. Jewish
Samiel German The Black Huntsman of the Wolf's Glen. A satanic spirit, who gave to a marksman who entered into compact with him seven balls, six of which were to hit infallibly whatever was aimed at, but the seventh was to deceive. The person who made this compact was termed Der Freischutz. German
Samius Greek A surname of Poseidon, derived from his temples in Samos and Samicon in Elis. Greek
Samkarsana Dravidian Local last form of Balarama Dravidian/Camille
Samkhat Babylon Goddess of happiness and joy. Babylon
Sammael Cabalists The chief of evil spirits, who is for ever gnashing his teeth over the damned. Next to him is Ashmedai. Cabalists
Sampsa Finnish Vegetation god who gives life to seed who lies dormant through the winter. Finnish
Sams Greek Sun deity who in the north is a male and in the south female. Greek
Samundra India Goddess of rivers India
Samvara Buddhist God Buddhist/Mahayana
San Chou Niang Niang China Mother goddess who was first deified during the Sung dynasty China
San Sgrub Bon Tibet A god that was absorbed into a variety of Yama in Lamaism
San-Dui Buddhist Tutelary god Buddhist/Tibet
San-Guan Chinese The three gods in charge of the Chinese heaven
Sancus Roman Sangus or Semo Sancus, a Roman divinity, is said to have been originally a Sabine god, and identical with Hercules and Dins Fidius. The name which is etymologically the same as Sanctus, and connected with Sancire, seems to justify this belief, and characterises Sancus as a divinity presiding over oaths.
Sandalphon Hebrew The name of the chief of angels, the Kabbalistic Prince of Angels, and one of the Cherubim of the Ark. Hebrew
Sandhya Hindu Goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Sangarius Greek A river-god, is described as the son of Oceanus and Tethys, and as the husband of Metope, by whom he became the father of Hecabe. The river Sangarius (in Phrygia) itself is said to have derived its name from one Sangas, who had offended Rhea, and was punished lay her by being changed into water. Greek
Sango Yoruba/ Nigeria A god of thunder
Sango Yoruba Nigeria God of thunder Nigeria
Sani Buddhist Astral god Hindu/Buddhist
Sani Chaldean God identified with the planet Saturn and whose parents were the sun and the shade.