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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
God Name: Sothis Egypt Hellenic The astral goddess that heralds Arias of the Nile
God Name: Sothis Egypt Hellenic Astral goddess who heralds Arias of the Nile Hellenic
God Name: Souconna Roman/Celtic River goddess who was the guardian of the river Saone. Roman/Celtic
God Name: Soului Hua/ W Africa A benevolent vegetation god also in charge of medicine & music
God Name: Soului Hua Africa Benevolent vegetation god also in charge of medicine and music Africa(west)
God Name: Soxspita Roman That is, the "saving goddess," was a surname of Juno at Lanuvium and at Rome. Roman
God Name: Spadareamet Armenia Chthonic goddess concerned with fertility of the earth and death, the Christians equate her name with hell Armenia
God Name: Sparta Greek A daughter of Eurotas by Clete, and wife of Lacedaemon, by whom she became the mother of Amyclas and Eurydice. From her the city of Sparta was believed to have derived its name. Greek
God Name: Spartaeus Greek A son of Zeus by the Rhodian nymph Himalia. Brother to Cronius, and Cytus.
God Name: Sparti s "the sown men;" the armed men who sprang from the dragon's teeth sown by Cadmus, and were believed to be the ancestors of the five oldest families at Thebes.
God Name: Specter Latin Spectre. Any apparition, although most commonly associated with the dead. Latin
God Name: Speio Greek One of the Nereids. Greek
God Name: Spercheius Greek A river god
God Name: Spercheus Greek A Thessalian rivergod, became the father of Menesthius by Polydora, the daughter of Peleus. (Apollodorus iii. The History of Herodotus VII). Greek
God Name: Spermo Greek The goddess of grain. She was one of the Oenotropae and had the ability to change anything into seed or wheat. Greek
God Name: Spes Roman the goddess of hope, associated with gardens
God Name: Sphinx Greek A monstrous being of Greek mythology, is said to have been a daughter of Orthus and Chimaera, born in the country of the Arimi, or of Typhon and Echidna, or lastly of Typhon and Chimaera. Greek
God Name: Sphragitides Greek A surname of a class of prophetic nymphs on mount Cithaeron in Boeotia, where they had a grotto. Greek
God Name: Spiniesis Africa agriculture - This poor minor god is charged with responsibility of uprooting thorn bushes
God Name: Sraddha Hindu The personification of faith, trust, reverence and loyalty. Hindu
God Name: Sraddha-deva Hindu An epithet of Yama, the god of death and king of the Underworld. Hindu
God Name: Sravana Hindu Minor benevolent goddess of fortune Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sravistha Hindu Minor benevolent goddess of fortune i Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Sri[devi] Buddhist Goddess of terrible appearance and Royal attire Buddhist/Tibet
God Name: Sri[devi] Buddhist/ Tibet A goddess of terrible appearance & Royal attire
God Name: Sridevi Hindu Goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Srikantha Hindu Minor god and an aspect of Siva Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Srivasumukhi Buddhist Minor attendant goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
God Name: Srividyavedi Hindu Minor goddess who likes to wear a necklace of teeth and bones Hindu
God Name: Ssu Cho China Agriculture god China
God Name: Ssu ma Hsiang ju China God of wine merchants China
God Name: St George Michael, St. George, St. Margaret, Pope Sylvester, St. Samson (Archbishop of Dol), Donatus (fourth century), St. Clement of Metz, and many others, killed dragons.
God Name: St. Florent Roman killed a dragon which haunted the Loire.
God Name: St. Martha Roman killed the terrible dragon called Tarasque at Aix (la Chapelle).
God Name: St. Patrick Ireland Patrick and the Serpent. According to tradition, St. Patrick cleared Ireland of its vermin; one old serpent resisted him; but St. Patrick overcame it by cunning. He made a box, and invited the serpent to enter it. The serpent objected, saying it was too small; but St. Patrick insisted it was quite large enough to be comfortable. After a long contention, the serpent got in to prove it was too small, when St. Patrick slammed down the lid, and threw the box into the sea. To complete this wonderful tale, the legend says the waves of the sea are made by the writhings of this serpent, and the noise of the sea is that of the serpent imploring the saint to release it.
God Name: St. Philip the Apostle Roman Philip the Apostle is said to have destroyed a huge dragon at Hierapolis, in Phrygia.
God Name: St. Romain Roman Romain of Rouen destroyed the huge dragon called La Gargouille, which ravaged the Seine.
God Name: Stanitakumara Jain Youthful appearing god Jain
God Name: Staphylus Greek A son of Dionysus and Ariadne, or of Theseus and Ariadne, was one of the Argonauts (Apollodorus i). By Chrysothemis he became the father of three daughters, Molpadia, Rhoeo, and Parthenos. Rhoeo was beloved by Apollo, and Staphylus, believing that she was with child by some one else, locked her up in a chest and threw her into the sea. Greek
God Name: Stata Mater Roman A Roman divinity, who is probably identical with Vesta.
God Name: Stator Roman A Roman surname of Jupiter, describing him as staying the Romans in their flight from an enemy, and generally as preserving the existing order of things.
God Name: Sterculius Roman A surname of Saturnus, derived from Stercus, manure, because he had promoted agriculture by teaching the people the use of manure. This seems to have been the original meaning, though some Romans state that Sterculius was a surname of Picumnus, the son of Faunus, to whom likewise improvements in agriculture are ascribed. Roman
God Name: Sterope Greek 1. A Pleiad, the wife of Oenomaus, and according to Pausanias a daughter of Atlas.
God Name: Steropes Greek A son of Uranus and Gaea, was one of the Cyclopes. (Theogony 140, Apollodorus i) Greek
God Name: Sthenela Greek wife of Sthenelos.
God Name: Sthenias Greek A goddess of physical prowess & strength
God Name: Sthenius Greek The powerful," or "the strengthening," a surname of Zeus, under which he had an altar in a rock near Hermione, where Aegeus concealed his sword and his shoes, which were found there by Theseus after he had lifted up the rock. Greek
God Name: Stilbe Greek A nymph of the spring, well or fountain of the town of the Lapithai in Thessalia and a daughter of Peneius and Creusa. She became by Apollo the mother of Lapithus and Centaurus. (Argonautica) Greek
God Name: Stine Bheag O'Tarbat Scottish A local mother Goddess. Scottish
God Name: Stratonice Greek 1. One of the daughters of Thespius, and by Heracles the mother of Atromus.
God Name: Strenua Roman A goddess of vigor who gives energy to the weak and tired
God Name: Stribog Slavic The god and spirit of the winds, sky and air. The ancestor of the winds of the eight directions. Slavic
God Name: Stromkarl Norwegian A Norwegian musical spirit. The Stromkarl has eleven different musical measures, to ten of which people may dance, but the eleventh belongs to the night-spirit, his host. If anyone plays it, tables and benches, cups and cans, old men and women, blind and lame, babies in their cradles, and the sick in their beds, begin to dance.
God Name: Strymon Greek A son of Oceanus and Tethys, was a river god of Thrace, and is called a king of Thrace. Greek
God Name: Stuhac Serbian A demonic mythical creature in Serbian mythology.
God Name: Stygna Greek wife of Polyctor.
God Name: Stymphalides Greek The celebrated rapacious birds near the Stymphalian lake in Arcadia, whence they were driven by Heracles and compelled to take refuge in the island of Aretias in the Euxine, where they were afterwards found by the Argonauts. Greek
God Name: Styx Greek Connected with the verb to hate or abhor, is the name of the principal river in the nether world, around which it flows seven times. Styx is described as a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, and as a nymph she dwelt at the entrance of Hades, in a lofty grotto which was supported by silver columns. Greek
God Name: Su Egypt The primordial god of the air
God Name: Su Egypt Primordial god of the air. Egypt
God Name: Su God Mahikari Defined contemporary troubles as an imbalance between good and evil. Furthermore, he designated 2000 AD as a deadline for the task. According to legend, if society does not succeed at this task, Su God has promised to incinerate the world at this time. Mahikari
God Name: Suada Greek The Roman personification of persuasion, the Greek Peitho.
God Name: Subhadra Hindu An important character in the Mahabharata. She is the half-sister of Krishna, wife of Arjuna, and mother of Abhimanyu. Hindu
God Name: Subhaga Buddhist The best of all auspicious persons. Buddhist
God Name: Subhamekhala Buddhist One of the attendant deities. Buddhist
God Name: Subrahmanya Tamil The God of war and the patron deity of the Tamil.
God Name: Sucellos Celtic "The God of the Mallet". God of abundance, success, strength, authority, protection, regeneration, dogs, trees and ravens. Celtic
God Name: Sudarsana Sanskrit The chakra or circular weapon of Vishnu-Krishna, a flaming weapon called the disc of the sun. Sanskrit
God Name: Suddhodana Buddhist Primordial data who was the father of Buddha's line Buddhist
God Name: Sudice Poland Spirits of judgement that meted out fortune, destiny, judgement and in some cases, fatality, when a child was born. Poland
God Name: Sudre Norse A dwarf who presides over the south region. Norse
God Name: Sudrem Afghanistan Weather god created from the breath of the god Imra. Afghanistan
God Name: Sudurjaya Buddhist Goddess who was good at overcoming difficulties. Buddhist
God Name: Sugriva Hindu The younger brother of Vali, the ruler of the vanara or monkey kingdom. Hindu
God Name: Suhhab Babylonia One of the seven great gods, each of whom produced a race of men. Babylonia
God Name: Suijin-sama Japan The god of water. Japan
God Name: Suk Uganda Creator goddess. Uganda
God Name: Suka Hindu The bright one; applied to several Hindu mythological characters.
God Name: Sukarasya Buddhist Minor goddess with the face of a sow. Buddhist
God Name: Sukkamielli Finnish Goddess of fertility and jolly bonking. Finnish
God Name: Sukla-Tara Buddhist/ Mayhayana A goddess an emanation of all the meditation Buddhas
God Name: Suklang Malayon Philippines The goddess and guardian of happy homes. Philippines
God Name: Sukra Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic This astral god was the personification of the planet Venus, he tutored demons on the side
God Name: Suksma s "We also find that the suksma-sarira is always in keeping with the sthula-sarira it adapts itself to. Thus, only a cat's suksma-sarira is present in a cat's body, and not a human suksma-sarira. Otherwise, the cat will not mew at you; it will talk to you, saying `Come on, it's morning. Get up!" Puranic
God Name: Suku Africa The supreme creator. Ovimbundu, Africa
God Name: Suku Ovimbundu Cent Africa The creator god sky at, the rivers, people, & mountains
God Name: Sukuna-Hikona Japan/ Shinto A god of healing that helped establish the methods of healing diseases as well as a means to control & protection against Bob beast, snakes, insects, et all
God Name: Sukunahikona Japan Dwarf deity who assisted in building the world and formulating protections against disease and wild animals. A god of healing, brewing sake and hot springs. Japan
God Name: Sul Celtic A Goddess of hot springs who came to Brittany from Celtic Gaul.
God Name: Sul-Pa-e The Sumeria Astral and fertility god, a personification of the planet Jupiter Sumeria/Mia
God Name: Sul-utula Mesopotamia Rather personal tutelary god Mesopotamia/Sumeria
God Name: Sulanuth Hebrew A monster in the sea ordered by God "to come up and go into Egypt, with arms ten cubits in length . . . and she went upon the roofs and uncovered the rafting and cut them and stretched forth her arm into the house and removed the lock and the bolt and opened the houses of Egypt and the swarm of animals destroyed the Egyptians" Book of Jasher
God Name: Suleviae Celtic Guardians of the Well. Also associated with crossroads. Celtic
God Name: Sulini Hindu Minor goddess appearance Hindu
God Name: Sulis Roman/Celtic Goddess of healing who presided over sacred, healing springs. Roman/Celtic
God Name: Sulis Roman/Celtic She was called Brigantia by the Britons; and later Saint Brighid (after Christianity). She is also a deity concerned with knowledge and prophecy. The tutelary Goddess of the thermal waters at Bath, England, she is closely linked with the Roman Goddess Minerva. Roman/Celtic
God Name: Sullat Akkadia Minor god who was an attendant of God of the sun Babylon/Mesopotamia/Akkadia
God Name: Sulman[u] Mesopotamia/ Babylon/ Akkadia/ W Semitic A chthonic war & fertility god
God Name: Sulman[u] Mesopotamia Semitic Chthonic war and fertility god Semitic
God Name: Sulmanitu W Semitic The fertility goddess concerned with love & war
God Name: Sulmanitu W Semitic , Goddess of fertility concerned with love and war Semitic
God Name: Sulsaga Sumeria Astral goddess Sumeria
God Name: Sumalini Buddhist Attendant minor goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
God Name: Sumati Buddhist Benevolent, kindness; devotion, prayer. Buddhist
God Name: Sumbha Buddhist Goddess who is the guardian of the downward direction Buddhist
God Name: Sumbharaja Buddhist God who is the guardian of the downward direction Buddhist
God Name: Sumiyoshi-No-Kami Japan/Shinto Generic name of the sea gods who are guardians of seafarers. Japan/Shinto
God Name: Sumizome Japan Spirit of the Cherry Tree and the spirit of a murdered courtesan. Japan
God Name: Summanus Etruscan A derivative form from summus, the highest, an ancient Roman or Etruscan divinity, who was equal or even of higher rank than Jupiter
God Name: Sumugan Mesopotamia God of the River plains Mesopotamia/Sumeria
God Name: Sun Celtic Called in Celtic mythology Sunna, lives in constant dread of being devoured by the wolf Fenris. It is this contest with the wolf to which eclipses are due. According to this mythology, the sun has a beautiful daughter who will one day reign in place of her mother, and the world will be wholly renovated.
God Name: Sun God Hittite/ Akkadian The sun god of Heaven
God Name: Sun Hou-Shi China Monkey god China
God Name: Sun Hou-Shi/ Sun Wu-Kong China The monkey god
God Name: Sun-god Hittite/Akkadia God of the sun, God of the sun of Heaven. Hittite/Akkadia
God Name: Sundara Buddhist Minor goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
God Name: Sundara Hindu Goddess who is a prosperous aspect of Siva, a god Hindu/Puranic
God Name: Sundara Hindu/ Puranic A goddess that is a prosperous aspect of Siva, a god
God Name: Suoyatar Finnish One of the forces of evil in the Kalevala, who gives birth to the serpent of evil or death by means of her spittle. Finnish
God Name: Supai Inca God of death Inca
God Name: Suparikiritanaasri Buddhist/ Tibet A physician god
God Name: Suparnakumara Jain God of thunderbolts. Jain
God Name: Sura Hindu Originally solar deities. Used in the Vedas for gods in general, equivalent to devas. Hindu
God Name: Sura ksini Meola Minor goddess worshiped by the demigods. Meola
God Name: Surabhi Hindu The mystical cow of plenty. Hindu
God Name: Suraksini Buddhist/ Meola A minor goddess
God Name: Surangama India "If we are able to transform a substance, then we are equal to that of the Buddha." India
God Name: Surarani India The mother of the gods. India
God Name: Surarnadhadravimalaratnaprabhasa Buddhist/ Tibet A physician god
God Name: Suresvara Hindu God, one of the Rudra gods. Hindu
God Name: Surma Finland The personification of a violent death.
God Name: Surt Norse A fire-giant in Ragnarok who contends with the gods on the plain of Vigrid and guards Muspelheim. Norse
God Name: Surya Hindu Goddess of the sun. Hindu
God Name: Surya Hindu God of light and war and the guardian of the southwest quadrant. Hindu
God Name: Surya Hindu/ Vedic A god of light & war
God Name: Susano-Wo Japan/ Shinto A god of agriculture, the ocean & storms
God Name: Susanowo Shinto God of agriculture, the sea and storms. Shinto
God Name: Susdinak Elamite Local god, the god of Susa. Elamite
God Name: Susdinak Elamite Iran A local god, the god of Susa
God Name: Sussistanako Mexico Sussistanako "Thinking-Woman" A goddess of creation who thinks things into being. Mexico
God Name: Sutalidihi Cherokee Sun spirit. Cherokee
God Name: Sutekh Hurrian The prototype of the Egyptianized Set and an atmospheric or storm god. Hurrian
God Name: Sutekh/ Hurrian Babylonia A weather god
God Name: Suttung Norse The giant possessor of the poetic mead. Norse
God Name: Suwaliyattas Hittite God of warriors and storms. Hittite
God Name: Suzaku Chinese One of four occult Chinese gods, in the form of a red phoenix he rules over the element of fire.
God Name: Svadha Hindu Minor goddess who helps with the destruction of demons. Hindu
God Name: Svadilfare Norse A horse; the sire of Sleipner. Norse
God Name: Svafner Norse A serpent under Ygdrasil. Norse
God Name: Svalin Norse [Cooler]. The shield placed before the sun. Norse
God Name: Svantovit Slavic "Strong Lord". God of fertile crops and success in war. Slavic
God Name: SvantovitSvantevit Slavic He was the fire & war god
God Name: Svaraghosaraja Buddhist Physician god. Buddhist
God Name: Svarazic Slavic Svarozic. God of the fire and the light. Slavic
God Name: Svarazic/ Svarozic/ Svarogich Slavic The fire god
God Name: Svarog Slavic The Slavic Sun God and spirit of fire. His name means bright and clear.
God Name: Svasthavesini India A mother Goddess of pre-vedic times. India
God Name: Svasti Hindu Goddess of the home. Hindu
God Name: Svasti devi Hindu A goddess of the home
God Name: Svasud Norse [Delightful]. The name of a giant; the father of the sun. Norse
God Name: Svetovid Polabian Deity of war, fertility and abundance. Polabian
God Name: Svyatogor Slavic A hero who fought the demon Nightingale, a bird-headed human whose weapons were hurricanes. Slavic
God Name: Swarga Indian The paradise of Indra, and also of certain deified mortals, who rest there under the shade of the five wonderful trees, drink the nectar of immortality called Amrita, and dance with the heavenly nymphs.
God Name: Syamatara Buddhist Goddess, believed to be incarnated as the Nepali princess. Buddhist
God Name: Sylea Greek Mother, by Poseidon, of Sinis and Taras. She helped Heracles gather up his wandering cattle after he slew the giant Cacus and had three sons by him: Scythes, Agathyrsus and Gelonus. As adults, the three sons would conquer an area off the Black Sea called Scythia. Greek
God Name: Sylph Cabalists A spirit of the air; so named by the Rosicrucians and Cabalists.
God Name: Syn Norse Goddess of justice. Norse
God Name: Sypave Guarani The first woman and the mother of the whole human race. Guarani
God Name: Syria Dea De "the Syrian goddess," a name by which the Syrian Astarte or Aphrodite is sometimes designated. This Astarte was a Syrian divinity, resembling in many points the Greek Aphrodite, and it is not improbable that the latter was originally the Syrian Astarte, the opinions concerning whom were modified after her introduction into Greece; for there can be no doubt that the worship of Aphrodite came from the East to Cyprus, and thence was carried into the south of Greece. Lucian, De Syria Dea
God Name: Syrinx Greek An Arcadian nymph, who being pursued by Pan, fled into the river Ladon, and at her own request was metamorphosed into a reed, of which Pan then made his flute. ( Metamorphoses I) Greek
God Name: T'ai Shan China A god that is the senior one in the heavenly ministries
God Name: T'ai Yi China A primordial god who was present before the cosmos was created
God Name: T'ai-shan China Chief god of the Tung-yiieh Temple and the Great Ruler of the Eastern Peak. China
God Name: T'an-Mo China God of Regeneration and Wealth. China
God Name: T'ao Hua Hsiennui China This goddes guardian deity as well as the deity of the second spring month
God Name: T'ien Chinese Heaven, the abode of the ancestors; when applied to the human being, spirit. Chinese
God Name: T'ien Fei China Goddess of sailing and seafarers and rain. China
God Name: T'ien Tsun Taoist Applied as a title descriptive of high rank to various star gods. Taoist
God Name: T'ung Chung chung China A god of the skin
God Name: T'ung Lai yu China A god of the stomach
God Name: Ta'aroa Tahitian The god who broke out of the darkness within the cosmic egg. Tahitian
God Name: Ta'he'tar Finland The daughter of the Stars. The Kalevala. Finland
God Name: Ta'lab Arabia The moon god in pre-Islamic southern Arabia.
God Name: Ta'lab Arabia God of the moon in pre-Islamic southern Arabia. His oracle was consulted for advice.
God Name: Ta'ni'ka Finland A magic mansion of Pohja. The Kalevala. Finland
God Name: Ta'pi-o Finland The god of the forest. The Kalevala. Finland
God Name: Ta'xet Haida God of the sky, who receives the souls of those who die by violence. With Tia, he makes up the Dual Death God. Haida
God Name: Ta'yan Koryak Supreme Being who does not meddle in human affairs Koryak
God Name: Ta-Bitjet Egypt A scorpion goddess and the blood that flowed from when Horus ruptured her hymen can serve as a panacea for all poisons. Egypt
God Name: Ta-No-Kami Japan Generic name of several gods and harvest. Japan
God Name: Ta-bitjet Egypt Goddess who protects against scorpion bite, though her symbol is the scorpion Egypt
God Name: Taata Tahiti Creator god who made mankind and all of nature. Maohi, Tahiti
God Name: Taaut Blavatsky Deity with four eyes, two in front and two in back, and four wings. "The eyes denote that the god sees in sleep, and sleeps in waking; the position of the wings that he flies in rest, and rests in flying" Phoenician. Isis Unveiled, by H. P. Blavatsky
God Name: Taautos Phoenicia God who later devolved into the Egyptian Thoth. Phoenicia
God Name: Tabiti Scythia Goddess of fire. Scythia
God Name: Tablibik Nazorean The personification of fascination and the genii of the five am. Early Nazorean
God Name: Tabris Nazorean The angel of creative alternatives. Early Nazorean
God Name: Tacita Greek "the silent," one of the Camenae, whose worship was believed to have been introduced at Rome by Numa. Greek
God Name: Tacoma Salish Earth and water goddess. Salish, Puyallup
God Name: Tadaka Indian Indian Earth and nature goddess.