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List of Gods   : "Asia Minor"

NameOriginDescription
Goddess name "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
"Bagaios" Asia Minor The Phrygian equivalent of Zeus. Asia Minor
God name "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
Goddess name "Daphne" Greek Oracular goddess. A number of oracular shrines were dedicated to her in various places in Asia Minor, including Antiocheia, Mopsuestia (Cilicia), Sura and Patara (Lycia), Telmessos (Caria). Represented by the laurel Dapbne she is linked with the Dapbnepboria festivals honoring APOLLO. Tradition has it that she was changed into the laurel to avoid sexual submission to the god....
"Id?'an Mother" Asia Minor Cybele, who had a temple on Mount Ida, in Asia Minor.
Demon name "Korybantes" Asia Minor demonic companions of Kybele Asia Minor /
"Ma" Asia Minor The personification of fruitfulness. Asia Minor
God name "Men Ascaenus" Antioch / Asia Minor A local tutelary god
God name "Men Ascaenus Antioch" Asia Minor Local tutelary god Asia Minor
God name "Men Phygia" Asia Minor God of the moon who ruled over in the heavens, but the underworld as well Asia Minor
Goddess name "Nemesis" Greco - Roman Goddess of justice and revenge. The dreaded deity who, with the Furies, is responsible for transporting the souls of the guilty to Tartarus. She is also described as the deification of indignation. Her presence may be symbolized by the fabulous winged griffon. Her cult was predominantly at Rhamnus (Attica), where a magnificent temple was built in her honor in the fifth century BC, and in Smyrna. She also had a temple at Iconium in Asia Minor. According to legend, ZEUS raped her and she bore HELEN in consequence. In certain respects she provides a parallel with the goddess ERINYS. Her cult became one of morality....
Goddess name "Nike" Greco - Roman Goddess of victory. Depicted as a winged messenger bringing the laurel wreath to the victor of battle. Though of Greek origin, appearing in the Theogony of Hesiod, she was adopted by the Romans and worshiped extensively throughout Asia Minor, including Sardis. In some depictions the goddess ATHENA carries NIKE as a small winged figure. Also VICTORIA (Roman)....
Goddess name "Orthia" Sparta Mother goddess. Locally worshiped and probably soon syncretized with the more widely recognized maternal deities of Asia Minor such as KYBELE....