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List of Gods   : "Armenian"

NameOriginDescription
God name "Arab" Pre - Christian Georgian Local god of Agriculture. Probably derived from the Armenian god ARAY....
God name "Aray" Pre - Christian Armenian war god. Probably derived locally from the Greek ARES. Some traditions suggests that he was also a dying-andrising god....
Goddess name "Astlik" Pre - Christian Armenian Astral goddess. Derived from the Mesopotamian model of ISTAR. Survived in Christian times as the mother of fairies....
God name "Barsamin" Pre Christian Armenian weather or sky god. Probably derived from the Semitic god BAAL S AMIN....
Goddess name "Eabani" Armenian The companion of Gilgamesh, the first primaeval man who was turning his rugged face towards civilization through the love of a woman. He takes part in the wanderings of Gilgamesh, and fights with him against Ishtar and the heavenly bull sent by Anu to avenge the insulted goddess. Apparently wounded in this struggle Eabani dies. Armenian Mythology
God name "Meher" Pre - Christian Armenian Sun god. Closely linked with the Persian model of MITHRA, he is the son of Aramazd who appears in the form of fire. In contrast to this imagery, his home is said to be in a cave and he takes the animal guise of a raven....
Goddess name "Nana" Pre - Christian Armenian Mother goddess. Her cult became widespread and she may be equated with the Phrygian goddess KYBELE....
Goddess name "Spandaramet" Pre - Christian Armenian Chthonic goddess. Concerned with the fertility of the earth and with death. Under Christian influence, her name equates with hell....
God name "Tir" Pre - Christian Armenian God of wisdom. Also concerned with writing and revered as an oracle....
God name "Tork" Pre - Christian Armenian mountain god. Of terrifying appearance, he is the guardian deity of mountains and their inhabitants....
God name "Vahagn" Pre - Christian Armenian God of victory. Considered to epitomize bravery, he is depicted born from a fire and with flames for hair....