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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
God Name: Saning Sari Java Rice mother goddess Java
God Name: 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
God Name: Sanju Kafir/ Afghanistan A harvest goddess
God Name: Sanju Kafir Afghanistan Harvest goddess Afghanistan
God Name: Sankari Hindu Mother goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sankha Hindu Snake god Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sankha[pala] Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A snake god
God Name: 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
God Name: Sanmukha Hindu God, a form of Skanda Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sanqing China One of the supreme trinity known as The Three Pure Ones. China
God Name: Santa Hindu Mother goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Santana Hindu Minor goddess Hindu
God Name: Santoshi Mata Hindu Mother goddess of recent origin, about 1960 Hindu
God Name: Sanu Kafir/ Afghanistan A god
God Name: Sanu Kafir Afghanistan God Afghanistan
God Name: Sao Greek Goddess of sailing Greek
God Name: Sao ch'ing Niang Niang China Goddess of brooms and fair weather China
God Name: 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
God Name: Sapas Canaan God of the sun Canaan
God Name: Sapientia Roman Goddess of wisdom Roman
God Name: Saptanatra Hindu Generic title of the seven deities of evil influence Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sar Syria God of the dawn Syria
God Name: Sar Akka Swedish Goddess midwives Swedish
God Name: Sara Akkadia Minor war god Babylon/Akkadia
God Name: Saraddevi Buddhist Fertility and vegetation goddess associated autumn Buddhist/Tibet
God Name: 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
God Name: Saranya Hindu Primordial goddess Hindu/Vedic
God Name: 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.
God Name: 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
God Name: Sarasvati Hindu, Vedic A goddess of astronomy, science, education, wisdom, eloquence & rivers
God Name: 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
God Name: 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.
God Name: Saravakarmavaranavisodhani Buddhist God of the richer, another deification of text Buddhist
God Name: Saronis Greek A surname of Artemis at Troezene, where an annual festival was celebrated in honour of her under the name of Saronia. Greek
God Name: 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
God Name: 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
God Name: 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.
God Name: Sarrahitu Akkadia Goddess of fertility who started out being Tutelary goddess of the city of Su-Sin Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia/Sumeria
God Name: Sarrahitu/ Sarra Itu Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia A fertility goddess that started out being the tutelary goddess of the city of Su-Sin
God Name: Sarritor Roman Minor god of agriculture who was invoked during the growing and harvesting of crops Roman
God Name: Sarruma Hittite God Hittite/Hurrian
God Name: Sarvabuddharma-Kosavati Buddhist God of literature, the deification of texts Buddhist
God Name: 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
God Name: Sarvakarmsvaranavisodhani Buddhist it in other god of literature
God Name: Sarvam Khalvidam Brahma India Sarvam Khalvidam Brahma (Sanskrit) the manifested universe with Brahma as the supreme mind and spirit. India
God Name: Sarvanaranaviskambhin Buddhist God, a spiritual meditation buddha Buddhist
God Name: Sarvasokatamonirghatmatiage Buddhist God, another spiritual meditation buddha Buddhist
God Name: Sarvastramahajvala Jain Messenger goddess Jain
God Name: 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
God Name: Sasuratum Canaan These are midwife goddesses, they are seven in number
God Name: Sata-rupa India As nature, was the daughter of Brahma, and the mother of the first manu, called Svayambhuva. India
God Name: Satabhisa Hindu Minor goddess of fortune who is not very nice at all Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Satan Christian The Christian Devil, a mere figment of theological imagination.
God Name: Sataruri Hindu Minor goddess who was the victim of incest Hindu/Puranic
God Name: Satet Egypt A goddess of archery & hunting
God Name: 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
God Name: Sati Hindu Mother goddess Hindu/Puranic/India/Epic
God Name: Sati/ Sakti/ Parvati Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ India A mother goddess
God Name: Sati/ Satet Egypt A goddess of waterfalls
God Name: Satis Egypt Minor goddess of fertility Egypt
God Name: Satrughna Hindu Minor god Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Saturn Roman God of agriculture, seeds, astronomy, Saturn, education. Roman
God Name: Saturn/ Saturnus Roman A god of agriculture, seeds, astronomy, Saturn, education
God Name: Saturnia Roman A daughter of Saturnus, and accordingly used as a surname of Juno and Vesta. Roman
God Name: Saturnus Italy A mythical king of Italy to whom was ascribed the introduction of agriculture and the habits of civilised life in general.
God Name: Satyabhama Dravidian Goddess Hindu/Dravidian/Tamil
God Name: Satyan Nasti Paro Dharmah Sanskrit There is no religion higher than truth. Rajas of Benares. Sanskrit
God Name: Satyr Greek Generic term for woodland gods and divine beings Roman/Greek
God Name: 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
God Name: Saucp Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God Name: Saule Baltic The sun goddess
God Name: Saule Baltic Goddess of the sun Baltic
God Name: Saule Lithuania God of war Lithuania
God Name: Saunatonttu Finland Tutelary of the sauna.
God Name: Sauska Mesopotamia Goddess of healing Mesopotamia
God Name: Savaki Tungus Fish-eyed god of Tungus
God Name: Savari Buddhist Goddess of terrifying appearance, or so it is said Buddhist/Tibet
God Name: Savati Hindu Minor benevolent goddess of fortune. Hindu
God Name: Savea Si'uleo Polynesia God of the dead Polynesia
God Name: Savitar Hindu/ Vedic A god of war & the sun
God Name: Savitri Hindu Vivifier, stimulator; an aspect of the sun deity. Hindu
God Name: Savpayanjiha Buddhist God, a spiritual meditation buddha Buddhist
God Name: Saxnot Christian Tutelary god, at one time required to be denounced at Christian baptism Saxon
God Name: Say Egypt Minor god of destiny Egypt
God Name: Scabies Roman Goddess invoked to cure skin diseases Roman
God Name: Scaeus Greek One of the sons of Hippocoon.
God Name: 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
God Name: 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.
God Name: Scamandrius2 Greek A Trojan, a son of Strophius. Greek
God Name: 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
God Name: Scheliel Christians Angels of the Mansions of the Moon.
God Name: Schetewuarha Brazil Goddess rain Brazil
God Name: Scmio Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God Name: Scniitic Bel Babylon A Sun-god who rules among the shades below. Babylon
God Name: Scotia Egypt Once a mother Goddess in Egypt.
God Name: Scotia Scotland A bloodthirsty sorceress and a goddess of battle and the slain. Scotland
God Name: 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
God Name: 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.
God Name: 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
God Name: Sebitti Akkadia Collective name for the minor war gods Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia
God Name: Secia Roman Goddess of stored seeds Roman
God Name: Securita Roman The guardian goddess invoked to ensure continuing stability of the Roman Empire
God Name: Sed Egypt The guardian god that was popular as a personal deity
God Name: Sedena Inuit Sea-mother and provider of food for the Inuit people. She was the patron of fisherman and hunters.
God Name: Sedna Inuit Queen of the monsters and demons of the Underworld. Inuit
God Name: Seemurgh Persian The wonderful bird that could speak all the languages of the world, and whose knowledge embraced past, present, and future events. Persian
God Name: Sefkhet-Abwy Egypt Local goddess, concerned with libraries and writing Egypt
God Name: 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
God Name: Segeta Gaul Goddess of healing of springs Gaul
God Name: Segetia Roman A Roman divinity, who, together with Setia or Seja and Semonia, was invoked by the early Italians at seed time.
God Name: Segomo Celtic God of war. Celtic
God Name: Segomo/ Cocidius Celtic A war god
God Name: Sehu Cherokee Goddess of grain. Cherokee
God Name: 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
God Name: Sekhem Egyptian A shrine or sanctuary or the gods of the shrine. Egyptian
God Name: Sekhet Egypt Goddess of justice, beer, war. Egypt
God Name: Sekhet-Hor Egypt The cow goddess of lower Egypt
God Name: 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
God Name: Selardi Armenia God of the moon Armenia
God Name: 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
God Name: Selene/ Mene Greek The goddess of the moon & stars
God Name: Selinus Greek A son of Poseidon, was king of Aegialos and father of Helice. Greek
God Name: Selket Egypt Goddess of scorpions, a protector of the embalmer's tent and helper of women in childbirth. Egypt
God Name: Semargl Slavic God of barley and family. Slavic
God Name: Semargl Slavic Simargl, Semargl-Pereplut, a griffin with the body of a dog. Slavic
God Name: 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
God Name: 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.
God Name: Senecta Greek Goddess of old age Greek
God Name: Sentanta, Lugh Ireland Sentanta the sun god, Lugh, who was a warrior-hero, a sorcerer and master of crafts. Tuatha De Danann
God Name: Sentia Roman Goddess who heightens feelings Roman
God Name: Senx BC Canada God of the sun who is the ruler of a lower heavens BC Canada
God Name: Senx/ Ta'ata/ Sami'yaila Bella Coola/ BC Canada the sun god that is the ruler of a lower heavens
God Name: Seocosus Roman God of war who was popular with various troops of the Roman legions Roman/Iberia
God Name: Sepo Malosi Savaii A war god and incarnate in a large bat, or flying-fox. Savaii
God Name: Sepset Egypt Local funerary goddess from Memphis Egypt
God Name: Sequana British Goddess who lived beneath the rivers British
God Name: Sequana Gaul Goddess of the Seine River Gaul
God Name: Sequana/ Sequena Britain A goddess who lived beneath the rivers
God Name: Seraphim Hebrew An order of angels distinguished for fervent zeal and religious ardour. The word means "to burn." Isaiah
God Name: 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
God Name: 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
God Name: Serenator Greek A surname of the god Jupiter
God Name: Serida Mesopotamia Mother goddess Mesopotamia/Sumeria
God Name: Serket[-hetyt] Egypt A minor mortuary goddess
God Name: Serkethetyt Egypt Minor mortuary goddess Egypt
God Name: Serqet Egypt Goddess of the morning star Egypt
God Name: Sesa Hindu Snake god, he is at the Great serpent who lies in the primeval sea and encircles the world Hindu/Puranic/Vedic/Epic
God Name: 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
God Name: Sesat Egypt Goddess of books and knowledge Egypt
God Name: Sese Ngbandi Zaire Chthonic goddess who is invoked at sunrise every day Zaire
God Name: 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
God Name: Seshat Egypt Goddess of writing and measurement, also the patroness of mathmatics, architecture and record-keeping. Egypt
God Name: Sesrumner Norse Freyja's large-seated palace. Norse
God Name: Sessrumnir Germanic Goddess of fertility. Germanic
God Name: 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
God Name: Seta Pokot/ Suk / Kenya A goddess of the Pleiades as well as a fertility goddess
God Name: Seta Pokot Kenya Goddess of the Pleiades as well as Goddess of fertility. Kenya
God Name: Seth Egypt Lord of Lower Egypt. Desert god associated with storms. Egypt
God Name: Seven Macaw Mayan God of the Big Dipper Mayan
God Name: Seyon Dravidian Creator god Dravidian/Tamil
God Name: Seyon/ Muruga Dravidian/ Tamil A creator god
God Name: Sezmu Egypt Minor god of one of the wine and oil presses Egypt
God Name: Sga'na Haida/ PNW The sea god
God Name: Sga'na Haida PNW/Pacific Northwest Coast of North America God of the sea
God Name: Shaal Kulthea God of the Sea. Kulthea
God Name: Shadanna-Subrahmanya Hindu Form of the god Kattikeya Hindu/Puranic
God Name: Shaddai Hebrew The omnipotent, the Almighty. Hebrew
God Name: Shagpona Yoruba God of smallpox Yoruba
God Name: Shahar Canaan The god of the dawn and twin brother of Shalim. Canaan
God Name: Shai Egypt God of fate Egypt
God Name: Shait Egypt Goddess of justice Egypt
God Name: 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
God Name: Shakplana Nigeria God of plague identified with smallpox Nigeria/Yoruba
God Name: Shakti Hindu Force, power or energy, the personification of God's female aspect, sometimes referred to as 'The Divine Mother'. Hindu
God Name: Shakuru Pawnee Spirit of war and the sun Pawnee
God Name: Shakya-thub-pa Tibet Sakya the mighty one: a name of Gautama Buddha in Tibet
God Name: Shala Canaan Goddess of storms Canaan
God Name: Shalim Canaan The god of dusk & of warriors
God Name: Shamash Assyrians / Babylonians Sun God and God of righteousness, law and divination.
God Name: Shamash Babylon God of war, justice, divination and prophecy. Babylon
God Name: Shamish Babylon God of the sun and the god of justice. Babylon
God Name: Shang Chien China God of the neck. China
God Name: Shang Kuo-Lao China One of the eight immortal beings. China
God Name: Shang Te China Creator god and the supreme being. China
God Name: Shang Ti/ Yu Hwang-Shang China/ Taoist He is a creator god
God Name: Shango Nigeria God of storms and thunder. Nigeria
God Name: Shango Yoruba A god of war, storms, thunder & fertility
God Name: Shango Yoruba God of war, storms, thunder and fertility. Yoruba
God Name: Shani Hindu Astral god who brought misfortune. Hindu
God Name: Shapash Ugarit Goddess of war. Ugarit
God Name: Shapshu Canaan Goddess of war and the sun. Canaan
God Name: Sharruma Hurrian Weather-god. Hurrian
God Name: Shashaya Tanzania Goddess of the morning star. Tanzania
God Name: Shashti Hindu Goddess of children and childbirth Hindu
God Name: Shaushka Akkadia Powerful goddess Ishtar Hittite/Hurrian/Akkadia
God Name: 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.
God Name: She chi China God of agriculture, grain, land and soil China
God Name: 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.
God Name: Sheela[Sheila] Na Gig Irish She was most likely a protective or blessing deity
God Name: Sheger Babylon Supplies live sheep and cattle for the god Mot to feast upon. Babylon