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List of Gods : "Asia"
NameOriginDescription
Asia Greek 1. A surname of Athena in Colchis. Her worship was believed to have been brought from thence by Castor and Polydeuces to Laconia, where a temple was built to her at Las. 2. A daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, who became by Japetus the mother of Atlas, Prometheus, and Epimetheus. (Theogony of Hesiod 359.) According to some traditions the continent of Asia derived its name from her.
Asiaq Inuit Goddess of weather. Inuit
Atargatis Asia Minor "Ocean Mermaid" a Goddess of Creation and Fertility. She was usually depicted with a fish tail; hence her modern identification as the Mermaid Goddess Known to the Romans as Dea Syria. She was worshipped by men performing auto-castration. Asia Minor
Atlas Greek According to Hesiod (Theogony 507), a son of Japetus and Clymene, and a brother of Menoetius, Prometheus, and Epimetheus. According to Apollodorus his mother's name was Asia and, according to Hyginus, he was a son of Aether and Gaia.
Bagaios Asia Minor The Phrygian equivalent of Zeus. Asia Minor
Bagos Papaios Asia Minor A Phrygian sky god. Asia Minor
Cithara Greek One of the most ancient stringed instruments, traced back to 1700 B.C. among the Semitic races, in Egypt, Assyria, Asia Minor, Greece and the Roman empire, whence the use of it spread over Europe. Greek
Clarius Greek A surname of Apollo, derived from his temple at Claros in Asia Minor. Greek
Dipamkara Buddhist Proceeded the Buddha in east Asia Buddhist
Herophilus aka Herophile Greek A daughter of Poseidon and Aphrodite and a sister of the Oceanide Rhode. The younger of the Erythraean Sibylla she prophesied that Helen would be the ruin of both Asia and Europe. Greek
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Id?'an Mother Asia Minor Cybele, who had a temple on Mount Ida, in Asia Minor.
Japetus Greek A son of Uranus and Ge, a Titan and brother of Cronus, Oceanus, Coeus, Hyperion, Tethys, Rhea, etc. According to Apollodorus he married Asia, the daughter of his brother Oceanus, and became by her the father of Atlas, Prometheus, Epimetheus, and Menoetius, who was slain by Zeus in the war against the Titans, and shut up in Tartarus. Greek
Jokwa Asian Goddess of justice Asian
Ka'cak Asiatic/ Inuit A sea spirit & of rather unpleasant habits
Ka'cak Asiatic Inuit Sea spirit and of rather unpleasant habits Inuit
Korybantes Asia Minor Demonic companions of Kybele Asia Minor/
Kuan-Yin China Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. China
Kwannon Japan Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Japan
Kwanonn Japan Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Japan
Kwanseieun Korea Merciful One. A Buddhist boddhisattva and Asian Goddess. Korea
Kybele Phrygian Phrygian mother of the gods; an Asiatic goddess associated with Rhea
Kybele/ Kybebe/ Cybele Phrygian/ NW Turkey A rather important Asian mother goddess who likely started as a mountain goddess
Libya Greek 1. A daughter of Epaphus and Memphis, from whom Libya (Africa) is said to have derived its name. By Poseidon she is said to have been the mother of Agenor, Belus and Lelex. 2. A daughter of Palamedes, and by Hermes the mother of Libys. 3. A sister of Asia. Greek
Ma Asia Minor The personification of fruitfulness. Asia Minor
Magic Rings Italy This superstition arose from the belief that magicians had the power of imprisoning demons in rings. The power was supposed to prevail in Asia, and subsequently in Salamanca, Toledo, and Italy.
Mamaldi Amur/ Siberia She is the co-creator of earth but she was killed by her husband for creating Asia, for spite she created souls for at the magicians he built
Mamaldi Amur Siberia Co-creator of earth but she was killed by her husband for creating Asia, for spite she created souls for at the magicians he built Siberia
Men Ascaenus Antioch/ Asia Minor A local tutelary god
Men Ascaenus Antioch Asia Minor Local tutelary god Asia Minor
Men Phygia Asia Minor God of the moon who ruled over in the heavens, but the underworld as well Asia Minor
Menoetius Greek 1. A son of Japetus and Clymene or Asia, and a brother of Atlas, Prometheus and, Epimetheus, was killed by Zeus with a flash of lightning, in the fight of the Titans, and thrown into Tartarus. (Theogony of Hesiod 507)
Ogres Europe Of nursery mythology are giants of very malignant dispositions, who live on human flesh. It is an Eastern invention, and the word is derived from the Ogurs, a desperately savage horde of Asia, who overran part of Europe in the fifth century. Others derived it from Orcus, the ugly, cruel man-eating monster so familiar to readers of Bojardo and Ariosto. The female is Ogress.
Quan Yin Asian The bodhisattva of compassion as venerated by East Asian Buddhists.
Yulgen Central Asia According to the belief of the Altaians, the good spirits,aru neme, are all subjects of the good god Yulgen, and the bad spirits, kara neme, of the evil god Erlik. Yulgen is so kind and generous that he never does harm to men. Sacrifices are offered to him by all, but no one fears him. Every bridegroom must sacrifice to him a horse of a light colour after his marriage.
Zibelthiurdos Asia A Madeupian storm god