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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods 

NameOriginDescription
Goddess name "Sothis" Egypt Hellenic The astral Goddess that heralds Arias of the Nile
Goddess name "Sothis Egypt" Hellenic Astral Goddess who heralds Arias of the Nile Hellenic
Goddess 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)
Goddess name "Soxspita" Roman That is, the "saving Goddess," was a surname of Juno at Lanuvium and at Rome. Roman
Goddess name "Spadareamet" Armenia Chthonic Goddess concerned with fertility of the earth and death, the Christians equate her name with hell Armenia
"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
Nymph name "Spartaeus" Greek A son of Zeus by the Rhodian Nymph Himalia. Brother to Cronius, and Cytus.
"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.
"Specter" Latin Spectre. Any apparition, although most commonly associated with the dead. Latin
"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
Goddess 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
Goddess name "Spes" Roman the Goddess of hope, associated with gardens
"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
Nymph 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
"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
Goddess name "Sravana" Hindu Minor benevolent Goddess of fortune Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Sravistha" Hindu Minor benevolent Goddess of fortune i Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Sri[devi]" Buddhist Goddess of terrible appearance and Royal attire Buddhist/Tibet
Goddess name "Sri[devi]" Buddhist/ Tibet A Goddess of terrible appearance & Royal attire
Goddess name "Sridevi" Hindu Goddess Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God name "Srikantha" Hindu Minor God and an aspect of Siva Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Goddess name "Srivasumukhi" Buddhist Minor attendant Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess 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
"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.
"St. Florent" Roman killed a dragon which haunted the Loire.
"St. Martha" Roman killed the terrible dragon called Tarasque at Aix (la Chapelle).
"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.
"St. Philip the Apostle" Roman Philip the Apostle is said to have destroyed a huge dragon at Hierapolis, in Phrygia.
"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
"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
"Stata Mater" Roman A Roman divinity, who is probably identical with Vesta.
"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.
"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
"Sterope" Greek 1. A Pleiad, the wife of Oenomaus, and according to Pausanias a daughter of Atlas.
Cyclop name "Steropes" Greek A son of Uranus and Gaea, was one of the Cyclopes. (Theogony 140, Apollodorus i) Greek
"Sthenela" Greek wife of Sthenelos.
Goddess name "Sthenias" Greek A Goddess of physical prowess & strength
"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
Nymph 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
Goddess name "Stine Bheag O'Tarbat" Scottish A local mother Goddess. Scottish
"Stratonice" Greek 1. One of the daughters of Thespius, and by Heracles the mother of Atromus.
Goddess name "Strenua" Roman A Goddess of vigor who gives energy to the weak and tired
Spirit name "Stribog" Slavic The god and Spirit of the winds, sky and air. The ancestor of the winds of the eight directions. Slavic
Spirit 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
Demon name "Stuhac" Serbian A Demonic mythical creature in Serbian mythology.
"Stygna" Greek wife of Polyctor.
"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
Nymph 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
"Suada" Greek The Roman personification of persuasion, the Greek Peitho.
"Subhadra" Hindu An important character in the Mahabharata. She is the half-sister of Krishna, wife of Arjuna, and mother of Abhimanyu. Hindu
"Subhaga" Buddhist The best of all auspicious persons. Buddhist
Deities 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
"Sudarsana" Sanskrit The chakra or circular weapon of Vishnu-Krishna, a flaming weapon called the disc of the sun. Sanskrit
"Suddhodana" Buddhist Primordial data who was the father of Buddha's line Buddhist
Spirit name "Sudice" Poland Spirits of judgement that meted out fortune, destiny, judgement and in some cases, fatality, when a child was born. Poland
"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
Goddess name "Sudurjaya" Buddhist Goddess who was good at overcoming difficulties. Buddhist
King 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
Goddess name "Suk" Uganda Creator Goddess. Uganda
"Suka" Hindu The bright one; applied to several Hindu mythological characters.
Goddess name "Sukarasya" Buddhist Minor Goddess with the face of a sow. Buddhist
Goddess name "Sukkamielli" Finnish Goddess of fertility and jolly bonking. Finnish
Goddess name "Sukla-Tara" Buddhist/ Mayhayana A Goddess an emanation of all the meditation Buddhas
Goddess name "Suklang Malayon" Philippines The Goddess and guardian of happy homes. Philippines
Planet name "Sukra" Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic This astral god was the personification of the Planet Venus, he tutored demons on the side
"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
"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
Goddess name "Sul" Celtic A Goddess of hot springs who came to Brittany from Celtic Gaul.
Planet 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
"Suleviae" Celtic Guardians of the Well. Also associated with crossroads. Celtic
Goddess name "Sulini" Hindu Minor Goddess appearance Hindu
Goddess name "Sulis" Roman/Celtic Goddess of healing who presided over sacred, healing springs. Roman/Celtic
Goddess 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
Goddess name "Sulmanitu" W Semitic The fertility Goddess concerned with love & war
Goddess name "Sulmanitu W" Semitic , Goddess of fertility concerned with love and war Semitic
Goddess name "Sulsaga" Sumeria Astral Goddess Sumeria
Goddess name "Sumalini" Buddhist Attendant minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
"Sumati" Buddhist Benevolent, kindness; devotion, prayer. Buddhist
Goddess 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
Spirit name "Sumizome" Japan Spirit of the Cherry Tree and the Spirit of a murdered courtesan. Japan
"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
"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
Goddess name "Sundara" Buddhist Minor Goddess Buddhist/Mahayana
Goddess name "Sundara" Hindu Goddess who is a prosperous aspect of Siva, a god Hindu/Puranic
Goddess name "Sundara" Hindu/ Puranic A Goddess that is a prosperous aspect of Siva, a god
"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
Deities name "Sura" Hindu Originally solar Deities. Used in the Vedas for gods in general, equivalent to devas. Hindu
Goddess name "Sura ksini" Meola Minor Goddess worshiped by the demigods. Meola
"Surabhi" Hindu The mystical cow of plenty. Hindu
Goddess name "Suraksini" Buddhist/ Meola A minor Goddess
"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
"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
Goddess 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
Goddess name "Sussistanako" Mexico Sussistanako "Thinking-Woman" A Goddess of creation who thinks things into being. Mexico
Spirit 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
"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.
Goddess name "Svadha" Hindu Minor Goddess who helps with the destruction of demons. Hindu
"Svadilfare" Norse A horse; the sire of Sleipner. Norse
"Svafner" Norse A serpent under Ygdrasil. Norse
"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
Spirit name "Svarog" Slavic The Slavic Sun God and Spirit of fire. His name means bright and clear.
Goddess name "Svasthavesini" India A mother Goddess of pre-vedic times. India
Goddess name "Svasti" Hindu Goddess of the home. Hindu
Goddess name "Svasti devi" Hindu A Goddess of the home
"Svasud" Norse [Delightful]. The name of a giant; the father of the sun. Norse
Deity name "Svetovid" Polabian Deity of war, fertility and abundance. Polabian
Demon name "Svyatogor" Slavic A hero who fought the Demon Nightingale, a bird-headed human whose weapons were hurricanes. Slavic
Nymph 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.
Goddess name "Syamatara" Buddhist Goddess, believed to be incarnated as the Nepali princess. Buddhist
"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
Spirit name "Sylph" Cabalists A Spirit of the air; so named by the Rosicrucians and Cabalists.
Goddess name "Syn" Norse Goddess of justice. Norse
"Sypave" Guarani The first woman and the mother of the whole human race. Guarani
Goddess 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
Nymph 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
Spirit name "T'ien" Chinese Heaven, the abode of the ancestors; when applied to the human being, Spirit. Chinese
Goddess 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
"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.
"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
"Ta'yan" Koryak Supreme Being who does not meddle in human affairs Koryak
Goddess 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
Goddess 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
Goddess name "Tabiti" Scythia Goddess of fire. Scythia
"Tablibik" Nazorean The personification of fascination and the genii of the five am. Early Nazorean
Angel name "Tabris" Nazorean The Angel of creative alternatives. Early Nazorean
"Tacita" Greek "the silent," one of the Camenae, whose worship was believed to have been introduced at Rome by Numa. Greek
Goddess name "Tacoma" Salish Earth and water Goddess. Salish, Puyallup
Goddess name "Tadaka" Indian Indian Earth and nature Goddess.