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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods 

NameOriginDescription
God name "Shen Hsui" China God of medicine. China
God name "Shen Hsui Chih" China A God of medicine
God name "Shen Nong" China God of agriculture, plants and herbs. China
God name "Shen Nung" China A God of agriculture
God name "Shen-Lha-Odkhar" Bon/ Tibet he is the God of light
Supreme god name "Shen-Rab" Bon/ Tibet The Supreme God
Goddess name "Sheng Mu" China Goddess of witchcraft. China
God name "Shenya" Zaire The high God of the Angan. Zaire
Deities name "Shichifukujin" Japan A deity of happiness, prosperity, longevity, and wisdom. One of the seven principal Deities of luck, identified as Ebisu, Daikokuten, Bishamonten, Benzaiten, Fukurokuju, Jurojin, and Hotei. Japan
God name "Shici-Fuku-Jin" Japan/ Shinto these are the seven principal Gods of luck, there is a one female involved however
Spirit name "Shilup Chito Osh" Choctaw Great Spirit Choctaw
God name "Shina-Tsu-Hiko" Japan God of the wind. Japan
God name "Shina-Tsu-Hiko/ Shina Tsu Hime" Japan A God of the wind
"Shing Li-Kuan" China One of the eight immortal beings. China
Goddess name "Shing-moo" China A nature Goddess. She was the mother of perfect intelligence, and gave birth to a saviour son through an immaculate conception. China
Hero name "Shingebis" Indian A diver who dared the North Wind to single combat. The Indian Boreas rated him for staying in his dominions after he had routed away the flowers, and driven off the sea-gulls and Herons. Shingebis laughed at him, and the North Wind went at night and tried to blow down his hut and put out his fire. As he could not do this, he defied the diver to come forth and wrestle with him. Shingebis obeyed the summons, and sent the blusterer howling to his home. American Indian
Monster name "Shita" Hopi A large Monster who lived somewhere in the west, and used to come to the village of Oraibi to devour children. Often also grown people were eaten by the monster. The people became very much alarmed over the matter, and especially the village chief was very much worried over it. Finally he concluded to ask the Pookonghoyas for assistance. Hopi.
Goddess name "Shitala" Hindu A Goddess invoked to get rid of small pox, chicken pox and grant fertility or children. Hindu
Spirit name "Shito Dama" Japan An astral Spirit, bright red and shaped like a fireball. Japan
God name "Shiu Fang" China God of embankments China
Supreme god name "Shiva" Hindu The supreme God in Shaivism, a formless, timeless and spaceless Supreme God. Hindu
God name "Shiwanni" Mexico The God who created the heavens, and with Shiwanoka, his wife, created the Zuni Indians. New Mexico
God name "Shomde" Afghanistan Local creator God of the Hindu Kush, Afghanistan
God name "Shoney" Scotland Sea faeries living off the coast of Scotland and Northern Ireland. Originally a single God of the North Sea Ireland/Scotland/Manx
God name "Shoten" Japan God of gamblers, prostitutes, merchants, speculators, procurers, actors, and geishas. Japan
God name "Shou Hsing" China A God of longevity
God name "Shou Lao" China A God of longevity that started out as an astral deity
God name "Shou-Hsing" Chinese Chinese God of long life and old age. He was the keeper of the book with the life spans of men.
God name "Shoul lao" China A God of longevity
God name "Shouxing" China God of longevity. He rides a crane and holds a peach, both are symbols of long life. China
God name "Shu" Egypt God of light, associated with heat and dryness, often depicted as holding up the sky with his two hands, one at the place of sunrise, the other of sunset. Egypt
"Shudala-madan" Tamil Elementals which haunt graveyards, and scenes of crime and murder and places of execution. Tamil
God name "Shui Fang" China God of the wind and water. China
God name "Shui Yng" China Agriculture God. China
God name "Shui-Khan" Chinese Chinese God who defends men against evil and forgives their wrongdoings.
King name "Shun" China The last of the Wu-di, the legendary Five Kings who ruled ancient China.
Goddess name "Shun I Fu gen" China A Goddess of drought & of famine
God name "Shurdi" Albania A storm God that had been revered in recent times
Goddess name "Shutu" Babylon Goddess of the south winds. Babylon
Goddess name "Si" Slavic Goddess of justice Slavic
God name "Si Chimu" Peru God of the moon Peru
Goddess name "Si'a" Phoenicia Minor attendant Goddess Phoenicia
Spirit name "Si'duku" Kamchadal/ SE Siberia the mother Spirit
Spirit name "Si'duku Kamchadal" East Mother Spirit Siberia(East)
Spirit name "Si'mskalin" Kamchadal/ SE Siberia guardian Spirit
Spirit name "Si'mskalin Kamchadal" East Guardian Spirit Siberia(East)
"Si-wang-mu" China Lived eternally in the Jade Mountains, was Mother Queen of the West and a deputy of heaven who could see the world from her mountain peak and punish evil doers. China
God name "Sia" Egypt He is the God of perception
Deity name "Siaparamita" Buddhist Philosophical Deity(god) Buddhist
God name "Sibika or Sivika" Sanskrit The weapon of Kuvera, the Vedic God of wealth equivalent to the Greek Pluto. Sanskrit
"Sibylla" Greek Is the name by which several prophetic women are designated who occur in various countries and at different times in antiquity. The name is said to signify the counsel of Zeus. Greek
"Siddha-sena" Hindu The leader of the celestial beings of both heaven and earth who are endowed with occult yogi powers. Hindu
"Siddhapura" Hindu City of the blest, or the White Island. A sacred city situated in the extreme north. Hindu
God name "Siddhi" Ireland Old Gods who live it in the hills Ireland
Goddess name "Siddhi" Hindu Minor Goddess of fortune who grants favors Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Siddhi" Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor Goddess of fortune that grants favors
"Sidhat" Norse [Long-hood]. One of Odin's names, from his traveling in disguise with a large hat on his head hanging down over one side of his face to conceal his missing eye. Norse
"Sidskeg [Long-beard]" Norse One of Brage's names. It is also a name of Odin in the lay of Grimner. Norse
Goddess name "Siduri" Sumeria Minor Goddess of happiness, merriment, wine making, brewing and of wisdom Sumeria
Goddess name "Siebog" Wendish The god of love and marriage. He is consort to the Goddess of love and marriage Sieba. Wendish
Goddess name "Sien Tsang" China Goddess of silk cultivation China
Goddess name "Sif" Norse The wife of Thor and mother of Uller. The word denotes affinity. Sif, the golden-haired Goddess, wife of Thor, betokens mother earth with her bright green grass. She was the goddess of the sanctity of the family and wedlock, and hence her name. Norse
"Sigfather" Norse [Father of victory]. A name of Odin. Norse
God name "Siguna" Scandinavian Wife of Loki. She nurses him in his cavern, but sometimes, as she carries off the poison which the serpents gorge, a portion drops on the God, and his writhings cause earthquakes. Scandinavian
"Sigyn" Norse Loke's wife. She holds a basin to prevent the serpent's venom from dropping into Loke's face. Norse
"Sikhandin" Hindu A character in the Hindu epic, the Mahabharata. The son of Drupada, he fought in the Kurukshetra war on the side of the Pandavas.
God name "Sikhin" Buddhist/Tibet Physician God. Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Sila" Inuit God of storms. Inuit
Nymph name "Silenus" Greek It is remarked in the article Satyrus, that the older Satyrs were generally termed Sileni, but one of these Sileni is commonly the Silenus, who always acts a prominent part in the retinue of Dionysus, from whom he is inseparable, and whom he is said to have brought up and instructed. Like the other Satyrs he is called a son of Hermes, but others call him a son of Pan by a Nymph, or of Gaea. Greek
Goddess name "Silewe Nazarata" Indonesia Goddess Understanding, of wisdom Indonesia
God name "Silik-muludag" Akkadian The God among all the gods, offspring of the abstract divine wisdom and the great unseen divine. Akkadian
Supreme god name "Silma Inua" Inuit Supreme god, rarely invoked or prayed to. Inuit
God name "Silvanus" Roman A Latin divinity of the fields and forests, to whom in the very earliest times the Tyrrhenian Pelasgians are said to have dedicated a grove and a festival. He is described as a God watching over the fields and husbandmen, and is also called the protector of the boundaries of fields.
God name "Silvertop" Norse One of the horses of the Gods. Norse
God name "Simois" Greek The God of the river Simois, which flows from mount Ida, and in the plain of Troy joins the Xanthus or Scamander. He is described as a son of Oceanus and Tethys and as the father of Astyoche and Hieromneme.
"Simorgh" Persian Gigantic bird like the hippogriff or griffin; half phoenix, half lion. Persian
God name "Sin" Babylon God of the moon. Babylon
Goddess name "Sin" Babylon/ Chaldea A moon Goddess
Deity name "Sin" Chaldean Deity of the moon. Chaldean
God name "Sin" Dzyan Father of the Gods, creator of all things and parent of the sun. Dzyan
Goddess name "Sin" Ireland Patron Goddess of warriors. Ireland
Goddess name "Sin" Irish Patron Goddess of warriors
Goddess name "Sina" Samoa Goddess of the moon. Samoa
Goddess name "Sinann" Celtic Goddess of rivers. Celtic
Goddess name "Sindgund" Germanic Goddess of healing charms. Germanic
Goddess name "Sindhu" Hindu Goddess of rivers Hindu/Vedic
"Sindre" Norse One of the most famous dwarfs. Norse
Spirit name "Sing Bongha" Kolarian The Spirit of the sun. Kolarian
God name "Singala" N Arabia A local God
God name "Singala N" Arabic , Local God Arabic
God name "Sinhanada" Buddhist Physician God Buddhist/Tibet
God name "Sinir" Norse One of the horses of the Gods. Norse
"Sinis" Greek Or Sinnis a son of Polypemon, Pemon or Poseidon by Sylea, the daughter of Corinthus. He was surnamed according to some Pityocamptes, and according to others Procrustes. Sinis was called the Pine-Bender because this was his manner of executing his victims and used to ask travellers to help him bend two pine trees to the ground. Greek
Goddess name "Sinivali" Hindu Minor Goddess of prosperity Hindu/Vedic
Goddess name "Sinnilktok" Inuit Goddess of healing Inuit
God name "Sinoe" Greek An Arcadian nymph, brought up the God Pan, who derived from her the surname Sinoeis. Greek
"Sinon" Greek A son of Aesimus, or Sisyphus, and a grandson of Autolycus and a relation of Odysseus
Supreme god name "Sins Sga'nagwai" Haida/ BC Canada A Supreme God that gives power to all things
Supreme god name "Sins Sga'nagwai Haid" BC Canada Supreme god who gives power to all things BC Canada
God name "Sio Humis" Ahopui Rain God Ahopui
Goddess name "Siofn" Norse Goddess listed by Snorri norse/Icelandic
Goddess name "Sionnan" Ireland Goddess of the River Shannon Ireland
Angel name "Siosp" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
Goddess name "Sipe Gialmo" Burma An ancient Goddess of Burma. Usually depicted having three eyes.
Goddess name "Sipe Gialmo" Tibet Mother Goddess, the queen of the world Tibet/Bon
Goddess name "Sipylene" Anatolia/Symnra Mother Goddess worshiped in the Metroon sanctuary. Anatolia/Symnra
"Sirah" Quran Hagiographies of the Prophet, including also information on his wives. Quran
God name "Sirao" Indonesia The high God of the north and central Nias Island. Indonesia
Goddess name "Sirara" Akkadia Goddess of the Persian Gulf. In creation mythology she is given charge over the waters of the Gulf by the god Enki Akkadia
"Sirens" Greek Mythical beings who were believed to have the power of enchanting and charming, by their song, any one who heard them. When Odysseus, in his wanderings through the Mediterranean, came near the island on the lovely beach of which the Sirens were sitting, and endeavouring to allure him and his companions, he, on the advice of Circe, stuffed the ears of his companions with wax, and tied himself to the mast of his vessel, until he was so far off that he could no longer hear their song. Greek
"Sirin" Russian A mythological creature with the head and chest of a beautiful woman and the body of a bird. According to the myth, they lived near Eden or around the Euphrates River. Russian
Goddess name "Siris" Babylon Goddess of banquets and rain clouds Babylon
Goddess name "Siris/ Sirah" Babylon A Goddess of banquets & rain clouds
"Sirius" Greek The dog of Orion, who followed his master when he was made a constellation. The Dog-star or the Egyptian Sothis. Greek
Goddess name "Sirona" Celtic/ Roman A local Goddess of healing from the Moselle basin of Germany
Goddess name "Sirona" European/Celtic A sky Goddess and a deity of the sun. European/Celtic
Goddess name "Sirona/ Dirona" Britain A Goddess of beneficial hot springs
Goddess name "Sirone" Haiti Goddess of water and protector of bathing children Haiti/Vodun
God name "Sirsir" Akkadia Guardian God of boatmen Babylon/Akkadia
Goddess name "Sirtur" Akkadia Goddess of sheep Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia/Sumeria
Angel name "Sisp" Enochian A minor Angel. Enochian
God name "Sisyphos" Corinthian The God of the faded sun
"Sisyphus" Greek A son of Aeolus and Enarete, whence he is called Aeolides. He was accordingly a brother of Cretheus, Athamas, Salmoneus, Deion, Magnes, Perieres, Canace, Alcyone, Peisidice, Calyce and Perimede. Greek
King name "Sita" Hindu A furrow; Rama's wife, so named because she sprang from a furrow made by King Janaka while plowing the ground to prepare it for a sacrifice by him to obtain a son. Hindu
Goddess name "Sitala[mata]" Hindu Mother Goddess of healing Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Sitapata" Buddhist Goddess/Buddha designate Buddhist
King name "Sithon" Greek A son of Poseidon and Assa, or of Ares and Achiroe, the daughter of Neilus, was married to the nymph Mendeis, by whom he became the father of Pallene and Rhoeteia. He was King of the Hadomantes in Macedonia, or king of Thrace. Pallene, on account of her beauty, had numerous suitors, and Sithon, who promised her to the one who should conquer him in single combat, slew many. Greek
"Sito" Greek A surname of Demeter, describing her as the giver of food or corn. Greek
God name "Siuelo" Tonga The fisherman's God able to walk on the sea. Tonga
God name "Siva" Hindu The third God of the Hindu trinity: Brahma the evolver; Vishnu the preserver; and Siva the regenerator or destroyer. Hindu
God name "Sivini" Armenia God of the sun Armenia
God name "Sivottama" Hindu Minor God Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Siwa" Slavic Fertility and love Goddess. Slavic
Goddess name "Sjofn" Norse One of the Goddesses. She delights in turning men's hearts to love. Norse
"Skadi" Norse A giantess; daughter of Thjasse and the wife of Njord. She dwells in Thrymheim, and hangs a venom serpent over Loke's face. Norse
God name "Skanda" India God of war. India
God name "Skeiron" Greek God of the Northwest Wind. Greek
God name "Skidbladner" Norse The name of the famous ship of the God Frey that could move alike on land or sea and could be made small or great at will. Norse
"Skinfax" Norse [Shining-mane]. The horse of Day. Norse
"Skirner" Norse Skirner [The bright one]. Frey's messenger. Norse
"Skrymer" Norse The name of a giant; also the name assumed by Utgard-Loke. Norse
"Skrzak" Polish Skrzat, a little flying imp in Polish and Wendish mythology.
"Skuld" Norse The norn of the future. Norse
King name "Slaine" Ireland Slaine mac Dela of the Fir Bolg, the first legendary High King of Ireland
"Slaine mac Partholoin" Ireland One of the first group of settlers of Ireland after the Flood
"Sleipner [The slipper]" Norse The name of Odin's eight-footed steed. He is begotten by Loke with Svadilfare. Norse
Angel name "Slgaiol" Enochian A sub-Angelic Watchtower leader in the North. Enochian
"Sman-Bla" Buddhist The twelve heavenly generals who guard the Buddha of Medicine. Buddhist
God name "Smertrios" Celtic God of war and tutelary deity of the Treveri. Celtic
"Smintheus" Greek A surname of Apollo, which is derived by some from a mouse, and by others from the town of Sminthe in Troas. The mouse was regarded by the ancients as inspired by the vapours arising from the earth, and as the symbol of prophetic power. Greek
God name "Smrti" Buddhist/ Mayhayana A minor God
"Smyrna" Greek A daughter of Theias and Oreithya, or of Cinyras and Cenchreis: she is also called Myrrhe, and is said to have given the name to the town of Smyrna. (Apollodorus iii. Metamorphoses X). mentions an Amazon who bore the same name. Greek
Goddess name "Snegurochka" Russia Goddess and winter Russia
Goddess name "Snotra" Norse The name of one of the Goddesses of knowledge, wisdom and Virtue. Norse
God name "Snulk'ulxa'ls" Bella Coola/ BC Canada An arctypical God, rather like the Christian god in as he provided a conflict of decent and evil treatment for humans
God name "Snulk'ulxa'ls Bella Coola" BC Canada Arctypical God, rather like the Christian god in as he provided a conflict of decent and evil treatment for humans BC Canada
God name "So" Ewe/ Hua/ Togo and weather God
God name "So Ewe" Togo And weather God Togo
God name "Sobek" Egypt Crocodile God. In the Book of the Dead, he assists in the birth of Horus and helps to destroy Seth. Egypt
Goddess name "Sodasi" Hindu Minor Goddess identified with Tripurasundari, the radiant light in the three eyes of Shiva. She is the source of his wisdom, soul and consciousness. Hindu
God name "Sodza" Togo God of the sky, prayed to weekly to send rain. Hua, Togo
Goddess name "Sofh" Egypt Goddess of education and letters. Egypt
God name "Sogblen" Togo Messenger God who carries the priests prayers to Sodza and brings back promises of good crops. Togo
God name "Sogbo" Benin The God of thunder, lightning and fire. Benin
God name "Sogbo Fon" Benin A storm God of rain
Goddess name "Sohobo-No-Kami" Japan/ Shinto The Goddess scarecrows, the apotheosis of an actual scarecrow known as a Kakashi
God name "Sokar" Egypt A God of rebirth and rejuvination, depicted as a man with a falcon's head. He was the guardian of the necropolis at Memphis. Egypt
"Sokmimer" Norse Sokmimer [Mimer of the deep]. A giant slain by Odin. Norse
Deity name "Soko" Nigeria A rather vague and abstract concept, referring more to a mysterious impersonal power than to a personified Deity(god). Nupe, Nigeria
God name "Soko Nupe" Nigeria The sky God, specifically the dark sky that precedes the beginning of the rainy season
"Sokvabek" Norse A mansion where Odin and Saga quaff from golden beakers. Norse
"Sol" Norse Daughter of Mundilfare. She drives the horses that draw the car of the sun. Norse
God name "Sol" Roman A God of war & the sun
God name "Sol" Roman God of war and the sun. Roman
Goddess name "Solbon" Slavic A Goddess of the morning star & the evening star
Goddess name "Solbon" Slavic Goddess of the morning star and the evening star Slavic
Goddess name "Solntse" Slavic Goddess of the sun. Slavic
Planet name "Soma" Hindu The moon, born from the eyes of Atri, son of Brahma; made the sovereign of plants and Planets. Soma ran away with Tara (Star), wife of Vrihaspata, preceptor of the gods, and Buddha was their offspring. Hindu
God name "Soma" Scandinavian To drink the Soma. To become immortal. In the Vedic hymns the Soma is the moon-plant, the juice of which confers immortality, and exhilarates even the Gods. It is said to be brought down from heaven by a falcon. Scandinavian
"Soma" Vedic A plant, ritual, intoxicating drink and divinity among Vedic and greater Persian cultures.
"Somaskanda" Hindu A particular form of representation of Shiva with his consort Uma, and Skanda as a child. Hindu
God name "Somhlth" Ireland/Scotland/Manx God who had no corporeal incarnation apart from pure masculine energy. Ireland/Scotland/Manx
God name "Somnus" Greek The personification and God of sleep, the Greek Hypnos, is described by the ancients as a brother of Death and as a son of Night Roman
God name "Somtus" Egypt God of Dendara. Egypt
God name "Somtus/ Harsomtus" Egypt A God
Angel name "Soniznt" Enochian A sub-Angelic Watchtower leader in the North.. Enochian
"Sopdet" Egypt The bringer of the New Year and the Nile flood. She was depicted as a human woman with a star on her head. Egypt
God name "Sopedu" Egypt Guardian God of the eastern border Egypt
"Sophia" Greek/ Gnostic Christian The primordial female force of the cosmos
"Sophia Achamoth" Gnostic In the Gnostic Pistis Sophia, the second or inferior Sophia, the personification of the productive force in nature. Gnostic
Goddess name "Sophrosyne" Greek Goddess of temperance and moderation. Greek
God name "Sopona" Yoruba God of smallpox Yoruba
God name "Sore-Gus" Hottentot/ S Africa The sun/ sky God
God name "Sore-Gus Hottentot" Africa God of the sun/sky Africa(south)
"Sororia" Greek A surname of Juno, under which an altar is said to have been erected to her in common with Janus Curiatius, when Horatius, on his return home, had slain his sister, and had been purified of the murder. Greek
God name "Sors" Roman God of luck Roman
"Sosiosh" Zoroastrianism Soshyos, the deliverer of the world, who shall come on a white horse in a tornado of fire. Zoroastrianism
"Soteira" Greece The personification of safety or recovery was worshipped as a divinity in Greece, and had a Temple and a statue at Patrae.
Goddess name "Soteira" Greece "the saving Goddess", occurs as a surname of several female divinities in Greece, e. g. of Artemis at Pegae in Megaris, of Persephone in Laconia, of Athena of Eunomia.
"Soter" Greek I. e. "the Saviour" occurs as the surname of Zeus in Argos. Greek