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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
God Name: Shen-Rab Bon/ Tibet The supreme god
God Name: Sheng Mu China Goddess of witchcraft. China
God Name: Shenya Zaire The high god of the Angan. Zaire
God 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
God 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
God Name: Shing Li-Kuan China One of the eight immortal beings. China
God 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
God 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
God 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.
God Name: Shitala Hindu A goddess invoked to get rid of small pox, chicken pox and grant fertility or children. Hindu
God Name: Shito Dama Japan An astral spirit, bright red and shaped like a fireball. Japan
God Name: Shiu Fang China God of embankments China
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
God Name: 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.
God Name: Shun China The last of the Wu-di, the legendary Five Kings who ruled ancient China.
God 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
God Name: Shutu Babylon Goddess of the south winds. Babylon
God Name: Si Slavic Goddess of justice Slavic
God Name: Si Chimu Peru God of the moon Peru
God Name: Si'a Phoenicia Minor attendant goddess Phoenicia
God Name: Si'duku Kamchadal/ SE Siberia the mother spirit
God Name: Si'duku Kamchadal East Mother spirit Siberia(East)
God Name: Si'mskalin Kamchadal/ SE Siberia guardian spirit
God Name: Si'mskalin Kamchadal East Guardian spirit Siberia(East)
God Name: 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
God Name: Siaparamita Buddhist Philosophical deity Buddhist
God Name: Sibika or Sivika Sanskrit The weapon of Kuvera, the Vedic god of wealth equivalent to the Greek Pluto. Sanskrit
God Name: 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
God Name: Siddha-sena Hindu The leader of the celestial beings of both heaven and earth who are endowed with occult yogi powers. Hindu
God Name: 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
God Name: Siddhi Hindu Minor goddess of fortune who grants favors Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Siddhi Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune that grants favors
God Name: 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
God Name: Sidskeg [Long-beard] Norse One of Brage's names. It is also a name of Odin in the lay of Grimner. Norse
God Name: Siduri Sumeria Minor goddess of happiness, merriment, wine making, brewing and of wisdom Sumeria
God Name: Siebog Wendish The god of love and marriage. He is consort to the goddess of love and marriage Sieba. Wendish
God Name: Sien Tsang China Goddess of silk cultivation China
God 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
God Name: 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
God Name: Sigyn Norse Loke's wife. She holds a basin to prevent the serpent's venom from dropping into Loke's face. Norse
God Name: 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
God 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
God 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
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.
God Name: Simorgh Persian Gigantic bird like the hippogriff or griffin; half phoenix, half lion. Persian
God Name: Sin Babylon God of the moon. Babylon
God Name: Sin Babylon/ Chaldea A moon goddess
God 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
God Name: Sin Ireland Patron goddess of warriors. Ireland
God Name: Sin Irish Patron goddess of warriors
God Name: Sina Samoa Goddess of the moon. Samoa
God Name: Sinann Celtic Goddess of rivers. Celtic
God Name: Sindgund Germanic Goddess of healing charms. Germanic
God Name: Sindhu Hindu Goddess of rivers Hindu/Vedic
God Name: Sindre Norse One of the most famous dwarfs. Norse
God 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
God Name: 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
God Name: Sinivali Hindu Minor goddess of prosperity Hindu/Vedic
God 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
God Name: Sinon Greek A son of Aesimus, or Sisyphus, and a grandson of Autolycus and a relation of Odysseus
God Name: Sins Sga'nagwai Haida/ BC Canada A supreme god that gives power to all things
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
God Name: Siofn Norse Goddess listed by Snorri norse/Icelandic
God Name: Sionnan Ireland Goddess of the River Shannon Ireland
God Name: Siosp Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God Name: Sipe Gialmo Burma An ancient Goddess of Burma. Usually depicted having three eyes.
God Name: Sipe Gialmo Tibet Mother goddess, the queen of the world Tibet/Bon
God Name: Sipylene Anatolia/Symnra Mother goddess worshiped in the Metroon sanctuary. Anatolia/Symnra
God Name: 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
God 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
God Name: 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
God Name: 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
God Name: Siris Babylon Goddess of banquets and rain clouds Babylon
God Name: Siris/ Sirah Babylon A goddess of banquets & rain clouds
God Name: Sirius Greek The dog of Orion, who followed his master when he was made a constellation. The Dog-star or the Egyptian Sothis. Greek
God Name: Sirona Celtic/ Roman A local goddess of healing from the Moselle basin of Germany
God Name: Sirona European/Celtic A sky Goddess and a deity of the sun. European/Celtic
God Name: Sirona/ Dirona Britain A goddess of beneficial hot springs
God Name: Sirone Haiti Goddess of water and protector of bathing children Haiti/Vodun
God Name: Sirsir Akkadia Guardian god of boatmen Babylon/Akkadia
God Name: Sirtur Akkadia Goddess of sheep Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia/Sumeria
God Name: Sisp Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God Name: Sisyphos Corinthian The god of the faded sun
God Name: 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
God 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
God Name: Sitala[mata] Hindu Mother goddess of healing Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sitapata Buddhist Goddess/Buddha designate Buddhist
God 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
God Name: 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
God Name: Siwa Slavic Fertility and love goddess. Slavic
God Name: Sjofn Norse One of the goddesses. She delights in turning men's hearts to love. Norse
God Name: 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
God Name: Skinfax Norse [Shining-mane]. The horse of Day. Norse
God Name: Skirner Norse Skirner [The bright one]. Frey's messenger. Norse
God Name: Skrymer Norse The name of a giant; also the name assumed by Utgard-Loke. Norse
God Name: Skrzak Polish Skrzat, a little flying imp in Polish and Wendish mythology.
God Name: Skuld Norse The norn of the future. Norse
God Name: Slaine Ireland Slaine mac Dela of the Fir Bolg, the first legendary High King of Ireland
God Name: Slaine mac Partholoin Ireland One of the first group of settlers of Ireland after the Flood
God Name: Sleipner [The slipper] Norse The name of Odin's eight-footed steed. He is begotten by Loke with Svadilfare. Norse
God Name: Slgaiol Enochian A sub-angelic Watchtower leader in the North. Enochian
God Name: 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
God Name: 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
God Name: 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
God Name: Snegurochka Russia Goddess and winter Russia
God 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
God 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
God 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
God 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
God Name: Sokmimer Norse Sokmimer [Mimer of the deep]. A giant slain by Odin. Norse
God Name: Soko Nigeria A rather vague and abstract concept, referring more to a mysterious impersonal power than to a personified deity. Nupe, Nigeria
God Name: Soko Nupe Nigeria The sky god, specifically the dark sky that precedes the beginning of the rainy season
God Name: Sokvabek Norse A mansion where Odin and Saga quaff from golden beakers. Norse
God Name: 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
God Name: Solbon Slavic A goddess of the morning star & the evening star
God Name: Solbon Slavic Goddess of the morning star and the evening star Slavic
God Name: Solntse Slavic Goddess of the sun. Slavic
God 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
God Name: Soma Vedic A plant, ritual, intoxicating drink and divinity among Vedic and greater Persian cultures.
God Name: 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
God Name: Soniznt Enochian A sub-angelic Watchtower leader in the North.. Enochian
God Name: 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
God Name: Sophia Greek/ Gnostic Christian The primordial female force of the cosmos
God Name: Sophia Achamoth Gnostic In the Gnostic Pistis Sophia, the second or inferior Sophia, the personification of the productive force in nature. Gnostic
God 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)
God Name: 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
God Name: Sosiosh Zoroastrianism Soshyos, the deliverer of the world, who shall come on a white horse in a tornado of fire. Zoroastrianism
God Name: Soteira Greece The personification of safety or recovery was worshipped as a divinity in Greece, and had a Temple and a statue at Patrae.
God 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.
God Name: Soter Greek I. e. "the Saviour" occurs as the surname of Zeus in Argos. Greek