God Name and Meaning

List of Gods 

Goddess name "Nin Ur" Babylon Goddess with jurisdiction over a varying number of minor gods. Babylon
God name "Nin Ur" Mesopotamian / Sumerian God. Probably synonymous with NINURTA....
God name "Nin Ur/ Ninur" Mesopotamia / Sumeria A god
Goddess name "Nin'insinna" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadian A fertility goddess
Goddess name "Nin-Anna" Babylon Beer goddess was a venerable and long-lasting deity. All hail to the ale. Babylon
Goddess name "Nin-Ezan" Sumeria Goddess of healing. Sumeria
God name "Nin-Ildu" Akkadia God of carpenters who is a minor tutelary deity Babylon / Mesopotamia / Akkadia
God name "Nin-Ildu" Mesopotamian / BabylonianAkkadian God of carpenters. Minor tutelary deity....
Goddess name "Nin-Imma" Babylon Goddess of fertility who is the deification of the female sex organs Babylon
Goddess name "Nin-Imma" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Fertility goddess. Deification of the female sex organs, fathered by Enki with Ninkurra....
God name "Nin-gish-zida" Gudea Nin-gish-zida is the god of Gudea.
Goddess name "Nin-s ar (lady plant)" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Minor mother goddess. Nin-s.ar is linked briefly as consort to either Enlil (her father) or Enki by whom, after nine days of gestation, she gave birth to the goddess Ninkurra who, in turn, became the mother of the goddess Uttu....
Goddess name "Nin-sar" Sumeria Minor goddess of plants. Sumeria
God name "Ninazu" Sumeria A god of the underworld, and of healing. Sumeria
God name "Ninazu" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Chthonic god. Less frequently encountered in the texts than NERGAL. Son of ENLIL and NINLIL or, in alternative traditions, of ERES KIGAL and the father of Ning-is-zida. The patron deity of Es nunna until superseded by TISPAK. His sanctuaries are the E-sikil and E-kurma. Also identified as a god of healing, he is (unlike Nergal) generally benevolent....
"Nindara" Nijin Who gives advice on the rooftops; you who among powerful lords are, who among rulers hold the staff, a shepherd who oversees the teeming people; who strides about the city's squares by night at the middle of the watch; you who open the gates at daybreak, who make their doors stand open onto the street: you have great Divine powers, more than anyone could require. Nijin
Goddess name "Nindara" Mesopotamian / Sumerian God. The consort of the goddess NANS E....
Planet name "Nindub" Sumeria A Divine architect who was "to build the house in accordance with the Holy Planet she instructed thee." Sumeria
God name "Nindub" Mesopotamian / Sumerian God. Locally known and identified with the city state of Lagas ....
Goddess name "Ninegal" Mesopotamia `Mistress OF the Palace'. This goddess originated in Sumer but was only worshipped in Ancient Mesopotamia
God name "Ninegal (strong-armed lord)" Mesopotamian / Babylonian Akkadian God of smiths. A minor patron deity....
Goddess name "Ningal (great queen)" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Reed goddess. Ningal is the daughter of ENKI and NINGIKUGA and the consort of the moon god NANNA by whom she bore UTU...
Goddess name "Ningikuga" Sumeria ("Lady of the Pure Reed"). A goddess of reeds and marshes. She was one of the consorts of Enki, by whom she became the mother of Ningal, and the daughter of An and Nammu. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ningikuga (lady of the pure reed)" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Goddess of reeds and marshes. One of the consorts of ENKI and the daughter of AN and NAMMU....
God name "Ningilin" Sumeria Ningilin may at an early date have been confused with a god of magic called Ningirima, who was invoked in spells to drive away snakes. Sumeria
Deity name "Ningilin" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Obscure deity. His symbol is probably the mongoose. Also Ninkilim....
God name "Ningilin/ Ninkilum" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadia A rather obscure god
God name "Ningirama" Akkadia Minor god of magic who protected against snakes Babylon-Akkadia
God name "Ningirama" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian God of magic. A minor deity invoked particularly as a protection against snakes....
Deity name "Ningirsu" Sumeria A solar deity. Sumeria
God name "Ningirsu" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Tutelary god. His mother is NINHURSAGa A. Known from the city of Lagas (Girsu) where Gudea built a major temple in his honor, the Eninnu. His symbol is a lion-headed eagle and his weapon the mace S, arur. Texts describe Ningirsu making a journey to Eridu to notify the god ENKI of Gudea's achievement....
God name "Ningis Zi Da" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadian The god of light coming from harassing & tutelary god ofGudea[Lagas]
God name "Ningishzida" Sumerian An underworld Mesopotamian deity, the patron of Medicine, and also a God of nature. His name in Sumerian means "lord of the good tree". Sumerian
God name "Ningiszida" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / BabylonianAkkadian The god of light coming from the horizon. Tutelary god of Gudea of Lagas,, the son of NINAZU. Identified in Akkadian texts and on a seal of Gudea. Also GISZIDA....
God name "Ningizzida" Sumeria 'Lord of the Tree of Life'. A fertility god sometimes depicted as a serpent with a human head, but later he became a god of healing and magic. The companion of Dumuzi (Tammuz) with whom it stood at the gate of heaven. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninhursaga" Sumeria Mother divinity and goddess of wild animals, plants and fertility. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninhursagaa/ Nintu" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadian / Iraq The goddess of the earth and creator of humans, fertility & productivity
"Ninigi" Japan The son of Ame no Oshihomimi no Mikoto, and grandson of Amaterasu, who sent him down to earth to plant rice there. He was the grandfather of Emperor Jimmu. Amaterasu sent him to pacify Japan by bringing the three celestial gifts used by the emperor. The sword, Kusanagi, the mirror, Yata no kagami, and the jewel, Yasakani no magatama. Japan
Goddess name "Ninigi (Prince)" Shinto / Japan Ancestral god. The deity who, according to tradition, is the heir apparent of the Sun goddess Amaterasu. He was sent to earth from heaven to rule at the behest of the gods. His parents are Taka-Mi-Musubi and Ame-No-OshiHo-Mimi and he takes the title of “divine grandchild.” He is the ancestral deity of the imperial dynasties....
Goddess name "Niniiniinna" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Fertility goddess. A daughter of An and Uras and probably an alternative name for Is”tar. She is the consort of the god Pabilsag and is mentioned in respect of a sanctuary built by warad Sin during the Isin dynasty. Texts describe her going to present Enlil with gifts in Nippur. Other inscriptions suggest she was the mother of the god Damu (Dumuzi)....
God name "Ninkaranunna" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadian A Barber god
God name "Ninkarnunna" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Barber god. An attendant of the god Ninurta....
Goddess name "Ninkarrak" Assyria Goddess of healing. Assyria
Goddess name "Ninkasi" Sumeria Ancient matron goddess of beer. One of the eight children created in order to heal one of the eight wounds that Enki receives. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninkigal" Assyrian the lady of the great region, goddess worshiped in Babylon. The sister of Ishtar and the wife of the Assyrian Pluto.
God name "Ninkigal" Mesopotamian / BabylonianAkkadian Chthonic god. Worshiped at Ur and Umma during the period of the third dynasty of Ur. Celebrations included the eses monthly lunar festivals....
Goddess name "Ninkurra" Sumeria A minor mother goddess. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninkurra" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Minor mother goddess. Ninkurra is linked briefly as consort to Enlil (her grandfather), by whom after nine days of gestation she gave birth to the goddess Uttu. In alternative mythology she was the mother of Nin-imma, the deification of female sex organs....
Goddess name "Ninlil" Sumeria lady of the open field). After her death, she became the goddess of the air, like Enlil. She may be the Goddess of the South wind referred to in the story of Adapa, as her husband Enlil was associated with northerly Winter storms. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninlil" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Goddess of the air and of grain. She is the daughter of the god of stores, Haia, and the barley goddess, Ninsebargunnu. The consort of the air god Enlil, who impregnated her with water to create the moon god Nana, she also conceived the underworld god Nergal when Enlil impregnated her disguised as the gateman of Nippur. In a similar manner she conceived the underworld god Ninazu when Enlil impregnated her disguised as the “man of the river of the nether world, the man-devouring river.” According to some texts she is also the mother of Ninurta, the god of the plough and thunderstorms....
Goddess name "Ninmah" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadian A mother goddess
Goddess name "Ninmah" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Mother goddess. Probably an early syncretization with Ninhursaga a. Identified in creation texts acting as midwife while the mother goddess Nammu makes different kinds of human individuals from lumps of clay at a feast given by Enki to celebrate the creation of humankind. Also regarded as the mother of the goddess Uttu by Enki.See also Ninhursagaa....
Goddess name "Ninmah aka Ninhursag" Sumeria Was the earth and mother-goddess, one of the seven great deities of Sumer. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninmena" Mesopotamia / Sumeria A another mother goddess
"Ninmenta" Sumeria Ninmenta was stunned at these words of the Anzu chick. Ninmenta gave out a wail: 'And what about me? These me have not fallen into my hand. I shall not exercise their lordship. I shall not live like him in the shrine, in the abzu.' Father Enki in the abzu knew what had been said. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninmrna (lady of the crown)" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Mother goddess. Probably became syncretized with Ninhursagaa....
Goddess name "Ninni" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Goddess. A modern mis-reading of Innin, which is itself an outmoded version of the name Inana....
Goddess name "Nins ubur" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Messenger God (Goddess). The servant of the goddess Inana, she is particularly prominent in the legend of Inana's Descent and the death of Dumuzi. In Akkadian texts the sex changes to a male personality, the minister of Anu....
God name "Nins us inak" Elamite / Iran National god. Derived from a...
God name "Ninshorsag" Babylon God od of Life. babylon
Goddess name "Ninsikil" Origin A tutelary goddess of Dilmun, the place of assembly of the gods, their meeting place and, so far as the Sumerians were concerned, the place of their origin. Her name means the pure queen.
Goddess name "Ninsikil" Mesopotamian / Sumerian The goddess of Dilmun. The patron deity of the mythical Paradise land of Dilmun which seems to have been perceived as somewhere off the coast of the Persian Gulf but firmly beyond the frontiers of Sumer. It is Ninsikil who pleads with Enki to provide the earth with the boon of fresh water in the sacred rivers Tigris and Euphrates....
Goddess name "Ninsubar" Sumeria Messenger goddess not to be consused with the goddess Inana. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninsun" Akkadia Mother of Gilgamesh and the wild bull Dumuzi, and wife of Lugalbands. A goddess of Gudea, Babylon, Mesopotamia, Akkadia and Sumeria. Aka, "Rimat-Ninsun", the "august cow";, the "Wild cow of the Enclosure", and "The Great queen.
Goddess name "Ninsun(a) (lady wild cow)" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian cow goddess. Tutelary goddess of Gudea of Lagas.. Consort of the Sumerian heroic king Lugalbanda and also identified as the mother of the hero Gilgames.....
Goddess name "Ninsun[a]" Mesopotamia / Sumeria / Babylon / Akkadian A cow goddess that was the tutelary goddess of Gudea
Goddess name "Ninsuna" Sumeria The "august cow";, the "Wild cow of the Enclosure", and "The Great queen";. A goddess, best known as the mother of the legendary hero Gilgamesh. In the Epic of Gilgamesh, Ninsun is depicted as a human queen who lives in Uruk with her son as king. Sumeria
Goddess name "Ninsusinak" Elamite National god of the Elamite Empire and consort of the mother goddess Pinikir. Ninsusinak was god of oaths and judge of the dead.
God name "Ninsusinak Elamite" Iran The National god
Goddess name "Nintinugga" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Goddess. See Gula....
Goddess name "Nintinugga/ Gula" Mesopotamia / Sumeria A goddess
Goddess name "Nintu" Sumeria Ninhursag, the earth and mother-goddess, one of the seven great deities of Sumer. She is principally a fertility goddesses. Sumeria
Goddess name "Nintu" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Mother goddess. According to legend she pinched off fourteen pieces of primordial clay which she formed into womb deities, seven on the left and seven on the right with a brick between them, who produced the first seven pairs of human embryos. She is closely identified with the goddess Ninhursaga a and may have become Belet Ili (mistress of the gods) when, at Enki's suggestion, the gods slew one among themselves and used his blood and flesh, mixed with clay, to create mankind....
Goddess name "Nintur" Babylon Goddess of the womb Babylon
God name "Nintura" Akkadia God of thunderstorms and the plow Babylon / Mesopotamia / Akkadia / Sumeria
God name "Ninurta" Babylon God of Agriculture, Rain, fertility, war, thunderstorms, wells, canals and floods. Babylon
Deity name "Ninurta" Sumeria The deity in charge of the violent and destructive south wind
Deities name "Ninurta" Sumeria Worshipped as part of a triad of deities including his father Enlil and his mother Ninlil. Ninurta often appears holding a bow and arrow and a mace named Sharur to which he speaks when attacking the monster Imdugud, and which answers back. Sumeria
"Ninurta war god" Hurrian Identified with Astabis. His Hittite name was Zamama. Hurrian
"Nio" Buddhist Wrath-filled and muscular guardian of the Buddha, standing today at the entrance of many Buddhist temples in Japan and Korea under the appearance of frightening wrestler-like statues.
"Niobe" Greek 1. A daughter of Phoroneus, and by Zeus the mother of Argus and Pelasgus. In other traditions she is called the mother of Phoroneus and wife of Inachus. 2. A daughter of Tantalus by the Pleiad Taygete or the Hyad Dione, or, according to others, a daughter of Pelops and the wife of Zethus or Alalcomeneus, while Parthenius relates quite a different story, for he makes her a daughter of Assaon and the wife of Philottus, and relates that she entered into a dispute with Leto about the beauty of their respective children. Greek
"Nireus" Greek 1. A son of Charopus and Aglaia, was, next to Achilles, the handsomest among the Greeks at Troy, but unwarlike. He came from the island of Syme (between Rhodes and Cnidus), and commanded only three ships and a small number of men. According to Diodorus he also ruled over a part of Cnidus, and he is said to have been slain by Eurypylus or Aeneias. His beauty became proverbial.
Goddess name "Nirmali" Nuristan Goddess of fertility and childbirth. Nuristan
Goddess name "Nirmali" Kafir / Afghanistan Birth goddess. Goddess of the childbirth but usually separated from the rest of the village. She is invoked by women during labor or menstruation. Her sacred animal is the ram. There is an argument that she is, in fact, a manifestation of the goddess Disani rather than a distinct deity. Also Shuwe....
Goddess name "Nirmali/ Shuwi" Kafir / Afghanistan A goddess of childbirth
Goddess name "Nirriti" Buddhist Goddess of misery, misfortune, disease and death and the embodiment of all sins. Appeared at the time of the churning of the ocean before the goddess of fortune. Buddhist
Goddess name "Nirriti" Hindu / Vedic A goddess of corruption, decay, disease, healing & of destruction of evil
Goddess name "Nirriti" Hindu / Vedic One of the Guardians of the directions, representing the southwest. She was originally a goddess of death, connected with Devi, who later became the male Guardian. The gender shift also involved a union with Nirrta, the masculine aspect of the female Nirrti. Hindu / Vedic
Planet name "Nirrti" Srargate A System Lord who was interested in creating an advanced human, also known as a "hok'taur", to be used as a perfect host. For this purpose, she experimented on humans on several planets. Srargate
Goddess name "Nirrti (destruction)" Hindu / Vedic / Puranic (1) Destructive goddess of darkness. Known chiefly from the Rg-veda, Nirrti has a generally malignant aspect and is associated with pain, misfortune and death. She is believed to live in the south (the land of the dead). She is dark-skinned, wears dark dress and receives the “dark husks” of sacrifice. She is feared by many Hindus, whose offerings are frequent and repeated. In later Hinduism, Nirrti changes sex and becomes a dikpala god of terrifying appearance, guarding the southwestern quarter; he has various consorts including Davi, Kalika and Krsnangi. He stands upon a lion, a man or a corpse. Attributes: javelin, shield, staff, sword and teeth.(2) God. Buddhist. A dikpala or guardian. Color: blue. Stands upon a corpse. Attributes: shield and sword....
"Nirvana" Buddhist Annihilation, or rather the final deliverance of the soul from transmigration. Buddhism
"Nis or Nisse" Scandinavian A Kobold or Brownie. A Scandinavian fairy friendly to farmhouses.
"Nisbat Utria" Nazorean Nisbat Utria "She planted";, was the mother of Uthras. Early Nazorean
Spirit name "Nishanu" Arikara Great sky spirit. Arikara
Goddess name "Nispannattara" Buddhist Minor goddess Buddhist / Mahayana
"Nisroch" s An idol of the Ninevites represented in their sculptures with a hawk's head. The word means Great eagle.
Goddess name "Nissaba" Sumeria Nisaba or Nidaba, goddess of fertility, in particular of the date palm and the reed. In Assyrian times, she came to be regarded as the goddess of writing, learning and astrology. Sumeria
Goddess name "Nit" Egypt Goddess of weaving, war, hunting and the Red Crown, creator deity, mother of Ra. Egypt
"Nit" Irish One of the attendants of queen Mab. Irish
"Nitufta" Nazorean Drop who abode for 444,000 myriad of years in Her own abode. Female element of the Creator. Early Nazorean
Goddess name "Niu" Taiwanese Goddess who Presides over the Birth of Mortals. Taiwanese
Goddess name "Niu She" China Goddess of literacy. China
"Niu Wang" China The guardian of cattle. China
"Nix" German Kind busy-body. Little creatures not unlike the Scotish brownie and German kobold. They wear a red cap, and are ever ready to lend a helping hand to the industrious and thrifty. "Another tribe of water-fairies are the Nixes, who frequently assume the appearance of beautiful maidens."- T. F. T. Dyer: Folk-lore of plants
"Nixi Dii" Roman A general term, which seems to have been applied by the Romans to those divinities who were believed to assist women at the time when they were giving birth to a child. Before the cella of Minerva, on the Capitol, there were three statues, which were designated as Dii Nixi. Roman
God name "Nixies" Teutonic The counterpart of the Greek water nymphs, and by the river-gods of the Rhine. Teutonic
God name "Njirana" Africa A god, father of Julana, who was alive during the Dreamtime.
God name "Njord" Norse A god of fertility, war, sea and windsþ;
God name "Njord" Norse A van, vanagod. He was husband of Skade, and father of Frey and Freyja. He dwells in Noatun. Norse
God name "Njord" Norse One of the Vanir and the god of wind, fertile land along the seacoast, as well as seamanship, sailing and fishing. Norse
God name "Njord" Scandinavia A god of fishing, prosperity & ships
Monster name "Nkadimpemba" Kongo The word coined by the missionaries in the Kongo to convey their ideas of that prong-tailed fire-loving monster they call the Christians' devil
God name "Nkuando" Zaire The god of death and hunters. Zaire
Deity name "Nkundo" Zaire A language, not a deity. Zaire
Angel name "Nlirx" Nazorean A minor angel. Early Nazorean
Angel name "Nlrx" Nazorean A minor angel. Early Nazorean
Goddess name "No Il Ja Dae" Japan No Il Ja Dae, Goddess of the toilet. What type of ritual offering does one give to the goddess of the toilet? Japan
Goddess name "Noctiluca" Gaul A goddess of Magic from Celtic Gaul
Goddess name "Noctiluca" Spanish Goddess of the moon, fertility, life, death and hunting. Spanish
"Nodotus" Roman A divinity presiding over the knots in the stem of plants producing grain but it seems more probable that originally it was only a surname of Saturnus. Roman
Spirit name "Nogomain" Australia Nogamain, a god who gives spirit children to mortal parents. He created himself from nothingness. Australia
God name "Nohochacym" Maya A god
God name "Nohochacyum" Mayan Our True Lord a creator god of the Lacandon.
Goddess name "Nohuichana" Mexico Goddess of fish and hunting. Mexico
Goddess name "Nok" China An ancient fertility goddess. China
"Nokomis" Hiawatha Daughter of the moon. Sporting one day with her maidens on a swing made of vine canes, a rival cut the swing, and Nokomis fell to earth, where she gave birth to a daughter named Wenonah. Hiawatha
God name "Nom -No-Su une" Shinto / Japan God of Sumo wrestlers. Accord ing to tradition in the Nihongi text he came to prominence during the reign of the emperor Suinin Tenno when he matched and worsted a strong man, Kuyahaya, in a wrestling contest. He killed the latter by aiming a kick at his ribs....
God name "Nomi-No-Sukune" Japan God of sumo wrestlers Japan / Shinto
"Nomius" Greek A surname of divinities protecting the pastures and shepherds, such as Apollo, Pan, Hermes, and Aristaeus. Greek
Spirit name "Nommo" Dogon / West Africa Generic title of a group of gods. The primordial spirits at the head of whom is the creator god AMMA. They are associ ated with Rain and fertility and have imparted cer tain skills to mankind....
Spirit name "Nommo Dogon" Africa Primordial spirits who are associated of Rain and fertility Africa(west)
God name "Nomos" Greek A personification of law, described as the ruler of gods and men. Greek
Goddess name "Nona" Roman Minor goddess of birth Roman
Goddess name "Nona" Roman Minor goddess of birth. Responsible for the ninth month of gestation, she is often linked with the goddess DECIMA. In later Roman times she becomes one of a trio of goddesses of fate, with Decima and MORTA, the goddess of death, collectively known as the PARCAE....
God name "Nong" Afghanistan God of Winter and cold weather who lives in a glacier, he does not like women Afghanistan
God name "Nong" Kafir / Afghanistan God of Winter and cold weather. Nong lives in a glacier. He cracks the ice and is seen in the melt water. He is perceived as a misogynist and depicted in a wooden effigy, though whether in human form is unclear. His cult center seems to have been the village of Zumu in the southern Hindukush. Also Zuzum....
God name "Nong/ Zuzum" Kafir / Afghanistan The god of Winter & cold weather that lives in a glacier, he does not like women
"Nor" Scandinavian The giant, father of night. He dwelt in Utgard. Scandinavian
"Nordre or North" Norse A dwarf presiding over the northern regions. Norse
Goddess name "Norn" Norse A goddess of the past, one of the fates
"Norn plural Nornir" Norse The weird sisters; the three heavenly norns Urd, Verdande, and Skuld (Past, Present, and Future); they dwelt at the fountain of Urd, and ruled the fate of the world. Three norns were also present at the birth of very man and cast the horoscope of his life. Norse
God name "Norna" Scandinavia The well of Urda, where the gods sit in judgment, and near which is that "fair building" whence proceed the three maidens called Urda, Verdandi, and Skulda (Past, Present, and Future). Scandinavia
God name "Norov" Russia God of grain, corn and wheatfields. Russia
King name "Nortia" Etruscan An Etruscan divinity, who was worshipped at Volsinii, where a nail was driven every year into the wall of her temple, for the purpose of marking the number of years.
Goddess name "Nortia" Etruscan Goddess of fate. She enjoyed an important sanctuary at Volsini, where her presence was symbolized by a large nail. In a New Year rite, the nail was hammered into a block of wood, probably derived from an old fertility ritual symbolizing the impregnation of life into the new year. She has been identified with the Greek goddess TYCHE....
"Norwan" Wintun The dancing porcupine. The great war among the first people is caused by the woman Norwan. Norbis Kiemila, who claims to be her husband, is descended from the heavenly white oak which forms part of Olelpanti Hlut, the Divine mansion in the "Central Blue." Wintun
"Nosenga" Zimbabwe The Sun, the primal source of light, has to be captured so that people may have light to live by. The secret of the Sun is that its light penetrates even in the darkest room, just as a swallow can fly through a house before anyone can catch it. Nosenga caught the Sunbirds in his trap, and so day broke. Zimbabwe
God name "Nosenga" Korekore / Shona / Zimbabwe, southern Africa Tribal god. He is accessible to mankind through a mortal medium or oracle known as Hore, who lives in the town of the tribal chief and is consulted only with the chief's permission. Nosenga has several human priestess consorts who are wedded to him in chastity in the fashion of Christian nuns....
God name "Nosenga Kotrkore/ Shona" Zimbabwe A tribal god that requires an oracle
"Notos" Greek The south wind and bringer of the storms of late summer and autumn. Greek
"Nott" Norse night; daughter of Norve. Norse
God name "Notus" Roman God of the southwest wind Roman
God name "Notus" Roman God of the southwest winds. Derived from a Greek model. Also Auster....
God name "Notus/ Auster" Roman A god of the southwest wind
Goddess name "Nouhro" Babylon Goddess of Light. Babylon
Angel name "Npat" Nazorean A minor angel. Early Nazorean
Angel name "Nrcoa" Nazorean A minor angel. Early Nazorean
Angel name "Nroa" Nazorean A minor angel. Early Nazorean
Goddess name "Nrtya" Buddhist Mother goddess Buddhist / Tibet
Goddess name "Nrtya (dance)" Buddhist - Lamaist / Tibet Mother goddess. One of the ASTAMATARAS. Color: green or various. Attribute: staff....
Deities name "Nsab and Anan-Ns'ab" Nazorean Nsab means the implanter or impregnator, Anan Nsab means spouse of the planter. Fertility deities. heavenly Helpers of earthly Nazoreans in implanting righteousness, goodness and virtue within others. Early Nazorean
Goddess name "Nsongo" Bangala / Democratic Republic of Congo, central Africa moon goddess. The sister and consort of the supreme Sun god LIBANZA. In the epic legend of Nsongo and Lianja she is the twin sister and consort of a deified folk-hero....
Goddess name "Nsongo Bangala" Zaire Goddess of the moon Zaire
Goddess name "Ntoa" Ghana Goddess Ghana
Goddess name "Nu Kua" China Primordial goddess and inventor of the flute China
Goddess name "Nu Kua" Chinese Creator goddess. A primordial deity who may be androgynous and who engendered mankind out of lumps of yellow clay. The invention of the flute is also attributed to her. Also NuGua....
God name "Nu Mus Da" Mesopotamia Tutelary god of a lost city of Kazullu Mesopotamia / Sumeria
God name "Nu Mus Da" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Tutelary god. The patron deity of the lost city of Kazallu, mentioned in texts....
Goddess name "Nu Wa" China Goddess of those who arrange marriages China
Goddess name "Nu gua" China God / goddess China
Spirit name "Nu'tenut" Chukchee / E Siberia An earth spirit that is the owner of the world
Spirit name "Nu'tenut" Chukchee / eastern Siberia earth spirit. The owner of the world who sits in a large house built of iron. He is surrounded by the spirits of Sun, moon, sky, sea, dawn, darkness and world who are suitors for his daughter (unnamed)....
Spirit name "Nu'tenut Chukchee" East earth spirit who is the owner of the world Siberia(East)
God name "Nuada" Irish Silver Arm a king of the Tuatha De Danann. He is cognate with the Gaulish and British god Nodens. His Welsh equivalent is Nudd or Lludd Llaw Eraint. Irish
God name "Nuadu" Ireland Tribal god of healing and water Ireland
Spirit name "Nuckelavee" Scotland A monster of unmixed malignity, never willingly resting from doing evil to mankind. He was a spirit in flesh. His home was the sea; and whatever his means of transit were in that element, when he moved on land he rode a horse as terrible in aspect as himself. Some thought that rider and horse were really one, and that this was the shape of the monster. Nuckelavee's head was like a man's, only ten times larger, and his mouth projected like that of a pig, and was enormously wide. There was not a hair on the monster's body, for the very good reason that he had no skin. Scotland
"Nucta" Egypt A miraculous drop which falls in Egypt on St. John's day (June), is supposed to have the effect of stopping the plague.
Hero name "Nudd or Lud Lludd Llaw Eraint" Welsh Nudd or Lud Lludd Llaw Eraint, "Lludd of the Silver Hand", son of Beli Mawr, a legendary hero. Welsh
God name "Nudimmud" Akkadian An Akkadian epithet of the Mesopotamian god Ea which meant 'begetter', referring to his fathering of Marduk; he is referred to by this name in the Enuma Elish.
God name "Nudimmud" Mesopotamian / Sumerian Creator god. Rapidly syncretized with the Akkadian god EA....
God name "Nuggan" Discworld Nuggan is the locally worshipped monotheistic and omnipotent God of Borogravia, but elsewhere he is known as the God of Paperclips, Correct Things in the Right Place in Small Desk Stationery Sets, and Unnecessary Paperwork. He usually sports a fussy little moustache. Discworld
Spirit name "Nuli'rahak" Inuit Sea spirit, she lives in the ocean depths, owns all sea creatures, and feeds off the bodies of drowned a fisherman Siberia / Inuit
Spirit name "Nuli'rahak (big woman)" Siberian Inuit Sea spirit. A fearsome old woman who lives in the ocean depths and owns all the sea creatures. She feeds off the bodies of drowned fishermen.See also ARNA'KUAGSAK....
Spirit name "Nuli'rahak/ Arna'kuagsak" Inuit / E Siberia The Sea spirit, she lives in the ocean depths, owns all sea creatures, & feeds off the bodies of drowned a fisherman
Goddess name "Nuliayoq" Inuit The queen of the deep who became a goddess of rivers and inlets. Inuit
Deities name "Numbakulla" Australia Were two sky gods who created all life on earth, including humans, from the Inapertwa. Afterwards, they became lizards. The Numakulla are sometimes described as a dual-aspect deity rather than two separate deities. Australia
King name "Number Nip" Musaeus The gnome king of the Giant mountains. Musaeus
Goddess name "Numeria" Roman A goddess of childbirth
Goddess name "Numeria or Numerius" Roman A praenomen given to those who were born quickly; and that women in childbirth were accustomed to pray to a goddess Numeria, who must have been a deity of some importance, as the pontifex mentioned her in the ancient prayers. Roman
God name "Numi Tarem" Siberia God of the sky Siberia
Goddess name "Numma Moiyuk" Australia Goddess of fertility. Australia
God name "Nun" Egypt The name by which ancient Egyptians called both the mysterious underworld from where life was renewed and the primordeal god residing there.
Goddess name "Nun" Egypt Primordial god. One of the eight deities of the OGDOAD representing chaos, he is coupled with the goddess NAUNET and appears in anthropomorphic form but with the head of a frog. No cult is addressed to Nun but he is typically depicted holding aloft the solar barque or the Sun disc. He may appear greeting the rising Sun in the guise of a baboon. Nun is otherwise symbolized by the presence of a sacred cistern or lake as in the sanctuaries of Karnak and Dendara....
Goddess name "Nunbarsegunu" Sumerian An alternate name for the Goddess Nisaba, mother of Ninlil, the Sumerian goddess of fertility, in particular of the date palm and the reed. Sumerian
Goddess name "Nunbarsegunu" Mesopotamian / Sumerian / Babylonian - Akkadian Obscure mother goddess. Mentioned in creation texts as the “old woman of Nippur,” she is identified as the mother of NINLIL, the air goddess. Nunbarsegunu allegedly instructs her daughter in the arts of obtaining the attentions of ENLIL....
Monster name "Nunda" Africa Swallowing Monster and the eater of people. Kiniramba, Africa.
"Nunda" Koshur Put forth the mystic ideology of the Kashmiri and he left his mortal frame in Tsrar. Koshur
Goddess name "Nunda Igehi" Cherokee Goddess of healing, headaches, and blisters Cherokee
God name "Nurelli (Nooralie)" Australian aboriginal Creator god. Chiefly revered among the Wiimbaio aborigines living in the area of the Murray River, he is believed to have created the land of Australia and then brought law and order to humankind. His son is Gnawdenoorte....
"Nurundere 'made everything'" Australia Nurundere is but an idealised wizard and hunter, with a rival of his species. Narrinyeri, Australia