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List of Gods : "Ama"
NameOriginDescription
Acmonian Wood Greek The trystplace of unlawful love. It was here that Mars had his assignation with Harmonia, who became the mother of the Amazons.
Aleria Egypt One of the Amazons, and the best beloved of the ten wives of Guido the Savage.
Ama Siberia Goddess of the dark and of the underworld. Siberia
Ama No Uzume Japan The goddess of dawn and revelry in the Shinto. She famously relates to the tale of the missing sun deity, Amaterasu. Japan
Ama Terasu Japan The sun goddess queen of the universe
Ama-Tsu-Mara Japan/ Shinto The god of smiths
Ama-arhus Akkadian Babylonian and Akkadian fertility goddess
Ama-arhus/ Arad-Ama-arhus/ Amat-Ama-arhus Babylonia/ Akkadia A fertility goddess
Ama-no-Koyane-no-mikoto Japan/Shinto Is a kami, a male deity of the Japanese religion of Shinto. He is one of the deities of Kasuga Shrine, Nara, Japan and is considered to be an ancestor of the Fujiwara family. Japan/Shinto
Amaethon Celtic A god of agriculture
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Amaethon / Amathaon Celtic Amaethon aka Amathaon ‘great ploughman’, was a son of Don and an agricultural deity. Celtic
Amagandar Siberia / Tungus Protective female spirits who protect innocent souls from the curse that belongs anothers. Siberia
Amagandar/ Orokannar Tungus/ Siberia Protective female spirits
Amaimon Hebrew One of the chief devils whose dominion is on the north side of the infernal gulf. He might be bound or restrained from doing hurt from the third hour till noon, and from the ninth hour till evening. Hebrew
Amalivaca Native America A Native American spirit, who had seven daughters. He broke their legs to prevent their running away, and left them to people the forests.
Amalthea Greek? A nymph of springs
Amaltheia Crete The nurse of the infant Zeus after his birth in Crete. The ancients themselves appear to have been as uncertain about the etymology of the name as about the real nature of Amaltheia. Hesychius derives it from the verb to nourish or to enrich, others from firm or hard; and others again from to signify the divine goat, or the tender goddess. The common derivation is from to milk or suck.
Amanikable Philippines God of the sea. Philippines
Amano-Iwato Japanese Means "The cave of the sun god" of "heavenly rock cave". In Japanese mythology, Susanoo, the Japanese god of the seas, was the one who drove Amaterasu into Ame-no-Iwato. This caused the sun to hide for a long period of time.
Amarum Equador One of the most formidable demons, he father of witchcraft and appears in the form of a huge water-boa. Quichas
Amasagnul Babylon/ Akkadia Goddess of fertility Babylon/Akkadia
Amat-Asherat Phonecian Minor Goddess of alchemy and conjuration. Banished by El to the desert, where she raised shinx-like creatures with a lion and a human head to fight Baal. Phonecian
Amata Greek The wife of king Latinus and mother of Lavinia.
Amaterasu Japan The sun goddess, grandmother of Jimmu Tenno, the first ruler of Japan.
Amaterasu Japan/Shinto Sun Goddess, to unite the gods, she is given the highest respect The Great Ise Shrine in the east coast of Japan is dedicated to her. called Amaterasusume Omikami. Japan/Shinto
Amaterasu O-Mi-Kami/ Amaterasu Omikami Japan/ Shinto The sun goddess
Amathes Greek A son of Heracles, from whom the town of Amathus in Cyprus was believed to have derived its name.
Amathusia Greek A surname of Aphrodite, which is derived from the town of Amathus in Cyprus.
Amatiel Christian The angel of spring. Christian
Amatongo Zulu A generic name for ghosts. Zulu
Amatsu Mikaboshi Japan A god of evil
Amatsu-Mikaboshi Japan/Shinto "August Star of Heaven"; also called Ama-no-kagaseo "Brilliant Male" is the god of evil and of the stars, specifically the pole star. Japan/Shinto
Amaunet Egypt Goddess of fertility. Egypt
Amayicoyondi Peru Goddess of the sky and the wife of Niparaja, the omnipotent supreme god and creator of heaven and earth. Peru
Appiades Roman Five divinities whose temple stood near the fountains of Appius, in Rome. Their names are Venus, Pallas, Concord, Peace, and Vesta. They were represented on horse-back, like Amazons. Roman
Baira Ethiopia The supreme being of the Amar Kokke. Ethiopia
Camilla Roman Of the Volsci was the daughter of King Metabus and Casmilla. Driven from his throne, Metabus was chased into the wilderness by armed Volsci, his infant daughter in his hands. The river Amasenus blocked his path, and, fearing for the child's welfare, Metabus bound her to a spear. He promised Diana that Camilla would be her servant, a warrior virgin. He then safely threw her to the other side, and swam across to retrieve her. Roman
Chalcon2 Greek Of Cyparissus, the shield-bearer of Antilochus. He was in love with the Amazon Penthesileia, but on hastening to her assistance he was killed by Achilles, and the Greeks nailed his body to a cross. Greek
Govannon Welsh A smith and the son of the goddess Don. He killed his nephew, Dylan Eil Don, not knowing who he was. One of the tasks given to Culhwch if he were to win the hand of Olwen was to get Gofannon to sharpen Amaethon's plough. Welsh
Hippolyta Greek Queen of the Amazons, and daughter of Mars. Hippolyta was famous for a girdle given her by her father, and it was one of the twelve labours of Hercules to possess himself of this prize. greek
Hippolyte Greek A daughter of Ares and Otrera, was queen of the Amazons, and a sister of Antiope and Melanippe. She wore, as an emblem of her dignity, a girdle given to her by her father; and when Heracles, by the command of Eurystheus, came to fetch this girdle, Hippolyte was slain by Heracles. Greek
Hippothoe 3 Greek An Amazon
Izanagi and Izanami Japanese were the two young gods chosen to bring order to the world of chaos in Japanese mythology. Izanagi was a tall and as strong as a willow sapling, while Izanami, his consort, was delicate in manner and speech, and as beautiful as the air that filled the High Plain of Heaven. The Lord of Heaven then gave Izanagi his legendary spear, Amanonuboko.
Koolukoolwani Africa "It is agreed among the Zoolus, that their forefathers believed in the existence of an overruling spirit, whom they called Villenangi [Umvelinqangi] (literally the First Appearer), and who soon after created another heavenly being of great power, called Koolukoolwani, [Unkulunkulwana,] who once visited this earth, in order to publish the news (as they express it), as also to separate the sexes and colours among mankind. Duling the period he was below, two messages were sent to him from Villenangi, the first conveyed by a cameleon, announcing that men were not to die; the second, by a lizard, with a contrary decision. The lizard, having outrun the slow-paced cameleon, arrived first, and delivered his message before the latter made his apperance." Amazulu, South Africa
Latinus Greek A king of Latium, is described in the common tradition as a son of Faunus and the nymph Marica, as a brother of Lavinius, and the husband of Amata, by whom he became the father of Lavinia, whom he gave in marriage to Aeneas. Greek
Melissus Greek An ancient king of Crete, who, by Amalthea, became the father of the nymphs Adrastea and Ida, to whom Rhea entrusted the infant Zeus to be brought up. Other accounts call the daughters of this king Melissa and Amalthea. Greek
Mere Ama Finnish Goddess of the ocean, streams and brooks Finnish
Mimallones Greek The Macedonian name of the Bacchantes, or, according to others, of Bacchic Amazons. Greek
Molpadia Greek An Amazon, who was said to have killed Antiope, another Amazon, and was afterwards slain herself by Theseus. Her tomb was shown at Athens. Greek
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
Otreus Greek A king of Phrygia, whom Priam assisted against the Amazons. Greek
Penthesilea Greek A daughter of Ares and Otrera, and queen of the Amazons. Greek
Pleiades Greek Called daughters of Atlas by Pleione or by the Oceanid Aethra, of Erechtheus, of Cadmus or of the queen of the Amazons. Greek
Sakka[n]/ Amakandu/ Sumuqan Mesopotamia/ Babylon/ Akkadian A patron god of herdsmen & A god of cattle
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
Umlimo Africa The creator deity of the Amantebele (Zulu). South Africa
Umvelatanqi Africa Ukqamata. The supreme being of the Amakxosa. South Africa
Uzume Japan The Great Persuader, and The Heavenly Alarming Female. The goddess who lured out the sun deity, Amaterasu, by dancing naked in a bath. Japan
Venilia Roman A Roman divinity connected with the winds (venti) and the sea. Virgil and Ovid describe her as a nymph, a sister of Amata, and the wife of Faunus, by whom she became the mother of Turnus, Jutuma, and Canens. Aeneid x. Metamorphoses by Ovid xiv.)
Wakahirume Japan The favourite maiden of the Japanese sun goddess Amaterasu. Wakahirume fell onto her shuttle and fatally punctured her vagina. Japan
Yacu-mama Indian Mother of waters. A fabulous sea-snake, fifty paces long and twelve yards in girth, said to lurk in the lagunes of South America, and in the river Amazon. This monster draws into its mouth whatever passes within a hundred yards of it, and for this reason an Indian will never venture to enter an unknown lagune till he has blown his horn, which the yacu-mama never fails to answer if it is within hearing. By this means the danger apprehended is avoided. South America