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Saning Sari Java Rice mother goddess Java
Sanjna Hindu Goddess of warriors Hindu daughter of the celestial architect Tvastra disguised herself as a horse and fled from her husband. When he caught her, they produced the Ashwini Kumaras, the horse-headed twins. Each day the twins bring the dawn as their chariot speeds through the sky. Hindu
Sanju Kafir/ Afghanistan A harvest goddess
Sanju Kafir Afghanistan Harvest goddess Afghanistan
Sankari Hindu Mother goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Sankha Hindu Snake god Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Sankha[pala] Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A snake god
Sankhasura Hindu A demon who warred against the gods, stole the Vedas and hid them at the bottom of the sea. They were rescued by Vishnu in the form of a fish. Hindu
Sanmukha Hindu God, a form of Skanda Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Sanqing China One of the supreme trinity known as The Three Pure Ones. China
Santa Hindu Mother goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Santana Hindu Minor goddess Hindu
Santoshi Mata Hindu Mother goddess of recent origin, about 1960 Hindu
Sanu Kafir/ Afghanistan A god
Sanu Kafir Afghanistan God Afghanistan
Sao Greek Goddess of sailing Greek
Sao ch'ing Niang Niang China Goddess of brooms and fair weather China
Saon Greek A mythical lawgiver of Samothrace, is said to have been a son of Zeus by a nymph, or of Hermes by Rhene. Greek
Sapas Canaan God of the sun Canaan
Sapientia Roman Goddess of wisdom Roman
Saptanatra Hindu Generic title of the seven deities of evil influence Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Sar Syria God of the dawn Syria
Sar Akka Swedish Goddess midwives Swedish
Sara Akkadia Minor war god Babylon/Akkadia
Saraddevi Buddhist Fertility and vegetation goddess associated autumn Buddhist/Tibet
Sarama India The fleet one, the runner; the dog belonging to Indra and the gods, the divine watcher "over the golden flock of stars and solar rays." She is the mother of the two dogs called Sarameyas. India
Saranya Hindu Primordial goddess Hindu/Vedic
Sarapis Egyptian Serapis, an Egyptian divinity, the worship of which was introduced into Greece in the time of the Ptolemies. Apollodorus (ii) states that Serapis was the name given to Apis after his death and deification.
Sarasvati Hindu A sacred river in the Vedas, and as a river goddess she was often invoked to bestow vitality, renown. She is described as moving along a golden path and destroying the demon Vritra. Hindu
Sarasvati Hindu, Vedic A goddess of astronomy, science, education, wisdom, eloquence & rivers
Sarasvati The ethereal Hindu The elegant one; the divine consort or wife of Brahma, his feminine alter ego and goddess of hidden learning and esoteric wisdom. Hindu
Saraswati Hinduism The first of the three prominent goddesses of Hinduism, the other two being Lakshmi and Durga. Saraswati is the consort of Lord Brahma, the creator.
Saravakarmavaranavisodhani Buddhist God of the richer, another deification of text Buddhist
Saronis Greek A surname of Artemis at Troezene, where an annual festival was celebrated in honour of her under the name of Saronia. Greek
Sarpa Hindu Sarpa serpent was produced from Brahma's hair, which, owing to his fright at beholding the Yakshas, whom he had created horrible to behold, fell off from the head, each hair becoming a serpent. Hindu
Sarpa-rajni Blavatsky The queen of the serpents; "Before our globe became egg-shaped (and the Universe also) 'a long trail of Cosmic dust (or fire mist) moved and writhed like a serpent in Space.' The 'Spirit of God moving on Chaos' was symbolized by every nation in the shape of a fiery serpent breathing fire and light upon the primordial waters, until it had incubated cosmic matter and made it assume the annular shape of a serpent with its tail in its mouth -- which symbolises not only Eternity and Infinitude, but also the globular shape of all the bodies formed within the Universe from that fiery mist. The Universe, as well as the Earth and Man, cast off periodically, serpent-like, their old skins, to assume new ones after a time of rest " The Secret Doctrine, by H. P. Blavatsky
Sarpedon Greek 1. A son of Zeus by Europa, and a brother of Minos and Rhadamanthys. Being involved in a quarrel with Minos about Miletus, he took refuge with Cilix, whom he assisted against the Lycians and afterwards he became king of the Lycians, and Zeus granted him the privilege of living three generations.
Sarrahitu Akkadia Goddess of fertility who started out being Tutelary goddess of the city of Su-Sin Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia/Sumeria
Sarrahitu/ Sarra Itu Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia A fertility goddess that started out being the tutelary goddess of the city of Su-Sin
Sarritor Roman Minor god of agriculture who was invoked during the growing and harvesting of crops Roman
Sarruma Hittite God Hittite/Hurrian
Sarvabuddharma-Kosavati Buddhist God of literature, the deification of texts Buddhist
Sarvaga Sanskrit The spirit-substance of the world, its soul. Equivalent to the anima mundi, and that which the Christians call the Holy Spirit. Sanskrit
Sarvakarmsvaranavisodhani Buddhist it in other god of literature
Sarvam Khalvidam Brahma India Sarvam Khalvidam Brahma (Sanskrit) the manifested universe with Brahma as the supreme mind and spirit. India
Sarvanaranaviskambhin Buddhist God, a spiritual meditation buddha Buddhist
Sarvasokatamonirghatmatiage Buddhist God, another spiritual meditation buddha Buddhist
Sarvastramahajvala Jain Messenger goddess Jain
Sastra-devatas Hindu The gods of divine weapons in the Mahabharata and Ramayana, the lords behind earthquakes, tidal waves, storms of all kinds, and lightning. Hindu
Sasuratum Canaan These are midwife goddesses, they are seven in number
Sata-rupa India As nature, was the daughter of Brahma, and the mother of the first manu, called Svayambhuva. India
Satabhisa Hindu Minor goddess of fortune who is not very nice at all Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Satan Christian The Christian Devil, a mere figment of theological imagination.
Sataruri Hindu Minor goddess who was the victim of incest Hindu/Puranic
Satet Egypt A goddess of archery & hunting
Satet Sati Egypt The consort of Khnemu, and sister-goddess of Anqet, and the second member of a triad. Together with Khnemu her attributes are watery, so that she is depicted as sprinkling water and scattering seed. Egypt
Sati Hindu Mother goddess Hindu/Puranic/India/Epic
Sati/ Sakti/ Parvati Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ India A mother goddess
Sati/ Satet Egypt A goddess of waterfalls
Satis Egypt Minor goddess of fertility Egypt
Satrughna Hindu Minor god Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Saturn Roman God of agriculture, seeds, astronomy, Saturn, education. Roman
Saturn/ Saturnus Roman A god of agriculture, seeds, astronomy, Saturn, education
Saturnia Roman A daughter of Saturnus, and accordingly used as a surname of Juno and Vesta. Roman
Saturnus Italy A mythical king of Italy to whom was ascribed the introduction of agriculture and the habits of civilised life in general.
Satyabhama Dravidian Goddess Hindu/Dravidian/Tamil
Satyan Nasti Paro Dharmah Sanskrit There is no religion higher than truth. Rajas of Benares. Sanskrit
Satyr Greek Generic term for woodland gods and divine beings Roman/Greek
Satyrus Greek The name of a class of beings in Greek mythology, who are inseparably connected with the worship of Dionysus, and represent the luxuriant vital powers of nature. In their appearance they somewhat resembled goats or rams. Greek
Saucp Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Saule Baltic The sun goddess
Saule Baltic Goddess of the sun Baltic
Saule Lithuania God of war Lithuania
Saunatonttu Finland Tutelary of the sauna.
Sauska Mesopotamia Goddess of healing Mesopotamia
Savaki Tungus Fish-eyed god of Tungus
Savari Buddhist Goddess of terrifying appearance, or so it is said Buddhist/Tibet
Savati Hindu Minor benevolent goddess of fortune. Hindu
Savea Si'uleo Polynesia God of the dead Polynesia
Savitar Hindu/ Vedic A god of war & the sun
Savitri Hindu Vivifier, stimulator; an aspect of the sun deity. Hindu
Savpayanjiha Buddhist God, a spiritual meditation buddha Buddhist
Saxnot Christian Tutelary god, at one time required to be denounced at Christian baptism Saxon
Say Egypt Minor god of destiny Egypt
Scabies Roman Goddess invoked to cure skin diseases Roman
Scaeus Greek One of the sons of Hippocoon.
Scamander Greek An Oceanid, son of Oceanus and Tethys and the god of the river Scamander, in Troas, was called by the gods Xanthus. Being insulted by Achilles, he entered into a contest with the Greek hero but Hera sent out Hephaestus to assist Achilles, and the god of fire dried up the waters of Scamander, and frightened Scamander, until Hera ordered Hephaestus to spare the river-god. By Idaea, he fathered Teucrus.(Theogony 345.) Greek
Scamandrius Greek 1. The son of Hector and Andromache, whom the people of Troy called Astyanax, because his father was the protector of the city of Troy.
Scamandrius2 Greek A Trojan, a son of Strophius. Greek
Scathach Ireland "She Who Strikes Fear". She lived on the Isle of Shadow in the Hebrides and trained the greatest of Ireland's warriors. Ireland
Scheliel Christians Angels of the Mansions of the Moon.
Schetewuarha Brazil Goddess rain Brazil
Scmio Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
Scniitic Bel Babylon A Sun-god who rules among the shades below. Babylon
Scotia Egypt Once a mother Goddess in Egypt.
Scotia Scotland A bloodthirsty sorceress and a goddess of battle and the slain. Scotland
Scylla Greek And Charybdis, the names of two rocks between Italy and Sicily, and only a short distance from one another. In the midst of the one of these rocks which was nearest to Italy, there dwelt, according to Homer, Scylla, a daughter of Crataeis, a fearful monster, barking like a dog, with twelve feet, six long necks and mouths, each of which contained three rows of sharp teeth. The opposite rock, which was much lower, contained an immense fig-tree, under which there dwelt Charybdis, who thrice every day swallowed down the waters of the sea, and thrice threw them up again: both were formidable to the ships which had to pass between them. Greek
Seb Egyptian One of the older Egyptian deities, the son of Shu and Tefnut, brother and husband of Nut, father of Osiris and Isis, Set and Nephthys.
Sebek Egyptian Sebeq or Sebeq-Ra, the crocodile-headed deity. In The Book of the Dead Sebek is named together with three other deities as dwelling on the mount of sunrise, helping Horus to be reborn daily. He is represented as giving the eyes to the deceased and assisting the pilgrim to be reborn. Egyptian
Sebitti Akkadia Collective name for the minor war gods Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia
Secia Roman Goddess of stored seeds Roman
Securita Roman The guardian goddess invoked to ensure continuing stability of the Roman Empire
Sed Egypt The guardian god that was popular as a personal deity
Sedena Inuit Sea-mother and provider of food for the Inuit people. She was the patron of fisherman and hunters.
Sedna Inuit Queen of the monsters and demons of the Underworld. Inuit
Seemurgh Persian The wonderful bird that could speak all the languages of the world, and whose knowledge embraced past, present, and future events. Persian
Sefkhet-Abwy Egypt Local goddess, concerned with libraries and writing Egypt
Segesta Roman The Trojan Phoenodamas (others call him Hippotes, Ippoteus or Ipsostratus) had three daughters. When he was to be compelled by Laomedon to expose one of them to the marine monster which was ravaging the country, he called the people together and induced them to compel Laomedon, whose guilt had brought the monster into the country, to expose his own daughter Hesione. Roman
Segeta Gaul Goddess of healing of springs Gaul
Segetia Roman A Roman divinity, who, together with Setia or Seja and Semonia, was invoked by the early Italians at seed time.
Segomo Celtic God of war. Celtic
Segomo/ Cocidius Celtic A war god
Sehu Cherokee Goddess of grain. Cherokee
Seker Egyptian Seket. One of the aspects of Ptah, also the name of Osiris in Memphis, especially in his character of Lord of the Underworld. Egyptian
Sekhem Egyptian A shrine or sanctuary or the gods of the shrine. Egyptian
Sekhet Egypt Goddess of justice, beer, war. Egypt
Sekhet-Hor Egypt The cow goddess of lower Egypt
Sekhmet Egypt The lioness-headed goddess of war and destruction, the sister and wife of Ptah, was created by the fire of Re's eye. Egypt
Selardi Armenia God of the moon Armenia
Selene Greek Also called Mene, a female divinity presiding over the months, or Latin Luna, was the goddess of the moon, or the moon personified into a divine being. She is called a daughter of Hyperion and Theia, and accordingly a sister of Helios and Eos (Theogony 371 ; Apollodorus; Argonautica) ; but others speak of her as a daughter of Hyperion by Euryphaessa, or of Pallas, or of Zeus and Latona, or lastly of Helios. Greek
Selene/ Mene Greek The goddess of the moon & stars
Selinus Greek A son of Poseidon, was king of Aegialos and father of Helice. Greek
Selket Egypt Goddess of scorpions, a protector of the embalmer's tent and helper of women in childbirth. Egypt
Semargl Slavic God of barley and family. Slavic
Semargl Slavic Simargl, Semargl-Pereplut, a griffin with the body of a dog. Slavic
Semele Greek A daughter of Cadmus and Harmonia, at Thebes, and accordingly a sister of Ino, Agave, Autonoe, and Polydorus. She was beloved by Zeus and Hera, stimulated by jealousy, appeared to her in the form of her aged nurse Beroe, and induced her to pray Zeus to visit her in the same splendour and majesty with which he appeared to Hera. Greek
Semframis and Ninus Assyrian The mythical founders of the Assyrian empire of Ninus or Nineveh. Semiramis was the daughter of the fish-goddess Derceto of Ascalon in Syria.
Senecta Greek Goddess of old age Greek
Sentanta, Lugh Ireland Sentanta the sun god, Lugh, who was a warrior-hero, a sorcerer and master of crafts. Tuatha De Danann
Sentia Roman Goddess who heightens feelings Roman
Senx BC Canada God of the sun who is the ruler of a lower heavens BC Canada
Senx/ Ta'ata/ Sami'yaila Bella Coola/ BC Canada the sun god that is the ruler of a lower heavens
Seocosus Roman God of war who was popular with various troops of the Roman legions Roman/Iberia
Sepo Malosi Savaii A war god and incarnate in a large bat, or flying-fox. Savaii
Sepset Egypt Local funerary goddess from Memphis Egypt
Sequana British Goddess who lived beneath the rivers British
Sequana Gaul Goddess of the Seine River Gaul
Sequana/ Sequena Britain A goddess who lived beneath the rivers
Seraphim Hebrew An order of angels distinguished for fervent zeal and religious ardour. The word means "to burn." Isaiah
Serapis Egypt The most important deity at Alexandria during the time of Ptolemy Soter, his worship spread throughout Egypt and into the Roman Empire. Egypt
Serat Koran The ordeal bridge over which everyone will have to pass at the resurrection. It is not wider than the edge of a scimitar, and is thrown across the gulf of hell. The faithful will pass over in safety, but sinners will fall headlong into the dreary realm beneath. Koran
Serenator Greek A surname of the god Jupiter
Serida Mesopotamia Mother goddess Mesopotamia/Sumeria
Serket[-hetyt] Egypt A minor mortuary goddess
Serkethetyt Egypt Minor mortuary goddess Egypt
Serqet Egypt Goddess of the morning star Egypt
Sesa Hindu Snake god, he is at the Great serpent who lies in the primeval sea and encircles the world Hindu/Puranic/Vedic/Epic
Sesa[naga] Hindu/ Epic/ Vedic/ Puranic A snake god/ Naga, he is at the Great serpent that lies in the primeval sea & encircles the world
Sesat Egypt Goddess of books and knowledge Egypt
Sese Ngbandi Zaire Chthonic goddess who is invoked at sunrise every day Zaire
Sesha Hindu King of the serpent race, on which Vishnu reclines on the primeval waters. It has a thousand heads, on one of which the world rests. The coiled-up sesha is the emblem of eternity. Hindu
Seshat Egypt Goddess of writing and measurement, also the patroness of mathmatics, architecture and record-keeping. Egypt
Sesrumner Norse Freyja's large-seated palace. Norse
Sessrumnir Germanic Goddess of fertility. Germanic
Set Egypt The son of Seb and Nut, is the brother of Osiris, Isis, and Nephthys; and the father of Anubis by Nephthys. Set stole the light from the sun, resulting in autumn and winter. Egypt
Seta Pokot/ Suk / Kenya A goddess of the Pleiades as well as a fertility goddess
Seta Pokot Kenya Goddess of the Pleiades as well as Goddess of fertility. Kenya
Seth Egypt Lord of Lower Egypt. Desert god associated with storms. Egypt
Seven Macaw Mayan God of the Big Dipper Mayan
Seyon Dravidian Creator god Dravidian/Tamil
Seyon/ Muruga Dravidian/ Tamil A creator god
Sezmu Egypt Minor god of one of the wine and oil presses Egypt
Sga'na Haida/ PNW The sea god
Sga'na Haida PNW/Pacific Northwest Coast of North America God of the sea
Shaal Kulthea God of the Sea. Kulthea
Shadanna-Subrahmanya Hindu Form of the god Kattikeya Hindu/Puranic
Shaddai Hebrew The omnipotent, the Almighty. Hebrew
Shagpona Yoruba God of smallpox Yoruba
Shahar Canaan The god of the dawn and twin brother of Shalim. Canaan
Shai Egypt God of fate Egypt
Shait Egypt Goddess of justice Egypt
Shaitan Koran An angel of high degree who was expelled from heaven because he refused to worship Adam at his Lord's command; often regarded as equivalent to Iblis. Koran
Shakplana Nigeria God of plague identified with smallpox Nigeria/Yoruba
Shakti Hindu Force, power or energy, the personification of God's female aspect, sometimes referred to as 'The Divine Mother'. Hindu
Shakuru Pawnee Spirit of war and the sun Pawnee
Shakya-thub-pa Tibet Sakya the mighty one: a name of Gautama Buddha in Tibet
Shala Canaan Goddess of storms Canaan
Shalim Canaan The god of dusk & of warriors
Shamash Assyrians / Babylonians Sun God and God of righteousness, law and divination.
Shamash Babylon God of war, justice, divination and prophecy. Babylon
Shamish Babylon God of the sun and the god of justice. Babylon
Shang Chien China God of the neck. China
Shang Kuo-Lao China One of the eight immortal beings. China
Shang Te China Creator god and the supreme being. China
Shang Ti/ Yu Hwang-Shang China/ Taoist He is a creator god
Shango Nigeria God of storms and thunder. Nigeria
Shango Yoruba A god of war, storms, thunder & fertility
Shango Yoruba God of war, storms, thunder and fertility. Yoruba
Shani Hindu Astral god who brought misfortune. Hindu
Shapash Ugarit Goddess of war. Ugarit
Shapshu Canaan Goddess of war and the sun. Canaan
Sharruma Hurrian Weather-god. Hurrian
Shashaya Tanzania Goddess of the morning star. Tanzania
Shashti Hindu Goddess of children and childbirth Hindu
Shaushka Akkadia Powerful goddess Ishtar Hittite/Hurrian/Akkadia
Shax Christian A Judeo-Christian djinn and one of the 72 pillars of Solomon and has the power to away eyesight and hearing, and that of finding hidden treasure.
She chi China God of agriculture, grain, land and soil China
Sheela Na Gig Britain Figurative carvings of naked women displaying an exaggerated vulva. They are found on churches, castles and other buildings, particularly in Ireland and Britain, sometimes together with male figures.
Sheela[Sheila] Na Gig Irish She was most likely a protective or blessing deity
Sheger Babylon Supplies live sheep and cattle for the god Mot to feast upon. Babylon