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List of Gods : "Can"
NameOriginDescription
Abere Melanasia Meaning brutal, is a female cannibal in the legends of Melanasia.
Abigor Christian A warrior demon who commands sixty legions and a Grand Duke of Hell. Can fortell future and give military advice.
Abora Palma Is/ Canary Is The supreme Being that sat in heaven & caused the stars to move
Abraham aka Avraham Arabic Ashkenazi, Avrohom, Avruhom, regarded as the founding patriarch of the Israelites and of the Arabic people in Jewish, Christian and Islamic tradition. In that tradition, Abraham is brought by God from his home in the ancient city of Ur into a new land, Canaan, where he enters into a covenant: in exchange for sole recognition of Yahweh as supreme universal authority.
Acoran Gran Canary/ Canary Is The supreme Being who really really likes milk
Adrammelech Middle East Adramelech, a high chancellor of hell and president of the high council of devils. He can sometimes appear with a mule or a peacock. Middle east
Ah Can Cum Mayan Hunter god; protector of the animals Mayan
Ah Can Cum/ Acaum Maya A hunter & protector of the animals god
Ah Cun Can Mayan God of war Mayan
Aialila'axa Mexico Goddess of the moon. She holds in her arms a rabbit, a symbol of fertility, whose profile can be seen on the face of the moon. Mexico
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Aisha Qandisha Morocco "loving to be watered" a jinniya (female spirit), recognized by her beautiful face, pendulous breasts and goat legs. She was wanton and free, seducing young men, despite having a jinn-consort named Hammu Qaiyu. Her name strongly suggests a connection to the Qadesha, the sexually free temple women of Canaan who served Astarte. Morocco
Akasagarbha Buddhist/India Bodhisattva one of the eight great bodhisattvas. His name can be translated as "boundless space treasury" or "void store" as his wisdom is said to be boundless as space itself. He is sometimes known as the twin brother of the "earth store" bodhisattva Ksitigarbha. In Japan he is known as Kokuzo. Buddhist/India
Aloeos Greek Son of Poseidon Canace. Each of his two sons was 27 cubits high. Greek
Aloeus Greek 1. A son of Poseidon and Canace. He married Iphimedeia, the daughter of Triops, who was in love with Poseidon, and used to walk by the sea-side, take her hands full of its water, and sprinkle her bosom with it. The two sons whom she had by Poseidon were called Aloeidae. 2. A son of Helios by Circe or Antiope, who received from his father the sovereignty over the district of Asopia.
Amon Greek Commands forty legions, can appear in the form of a wolf with a serpent's tail and vomiting flames. In human form, he has the head of an owl and his beak shows canine teeth. He was the supreme diety of the Egyptians, who had blue skin in human form. Amon can tell of the past and the future, and reconcile the differences between friends.
Ananta Hindu/Puranic The world serpent in Hindu mythology. During the night of Brahma, Vishnu sleeps on coils of prodigious snake, Sesha, also known as Ananta, 'the endless' whose thousand heads rise above the deity like a canopy. This scene and everything in it, the deities’ serpentine couch, the water on which the snake lies, are all manifestations of the primeval essence. Hindu/Puranic
Anat/ Anath Canaan A goddess of war, hunting & love
Andras Greek A Great Marquis of Hell who commands thirty legions, has the body of an angel and the head of an owl. He rides a black wolf and carries a saber. He can give advice on how to kill, and he can escalate quarrels and discord.
Anna Kuari India/Oraon Local vegetation goddess who can give good crops and make a man rich, but to induce her to do so it is necessary to offer human sacrifices. India/Oraon
Arsay Canaan Minor Goddess of moonlight, moist aerth and marshes. The third daughter of Baal. Canaan
Aschtoreth aka Ascherah Canaanitian Aschirat, Goddess of fertility, as well as sun and ocean. Canaanitian
Asertu Canaan/ Hittite A fertility goddess
Asertu aka Ashera Canaan Asherah, Goddess of fertility. Generally taken as identical with the Ugaritic goddess Athirat Hittite/Canaan
Asherah Canaan A goddess of the sea
Asherali Canaan Moon and goddess of fertility Canaan
Ashiakle Africa Goddess of wealth. The daughter of Nai, god of the sea, she was born in the ocean and came to land in a canoe. Ghana, West Africa
Asintmah Canada Earth Mother. She wove a fireweed and willow blanket to cover earth. Canada
Asratum Canaan Goddess of fertility Canaan
Astarte Canaan A goddess of hunting
Astarte/ Ashtoreth Phoenicia/ Babylon/ Assyria/ conference/ Canaan A goddess of fertility, sacred love, sexuality & of sex & the moon
Athirat Canaan Goddess of the ocean and official wife of El Canaan
Athtart Canaan Goddess of fertility and sex Canaan
Athtart/ Astarte Canaan The goddess of fertility & sex
Attar Canaan A masculine semнtic deity who evolved into Ishtar, masculine God of the morning star and the feminine the star of afternoon. Canaan
Atugan Mongolia The goddess of earth & the source of all life whose power is beyond understanding but can be bestowed
Auriel Christian The archangel of alchemy and vision, the tallest of the archangels with eyes that can see across eternity and the ability to let you into the fairy kingdoms. Christian
Aziri Africa A deity of salty waters, candies and confectionary. Africa
Baal/ Hadad Canaan A storm god[originally meant lord]
Baalberith Canaanite Lord of covenant, god of death and demon master of the infernal alliance. Demon of blasphemy and murder. Demon of the second order. Chief Secretary and Archivist of Hell, master of the Infernal Alliance. He was one of the demons who possessed an Ursuline nun at Aix-en-Provence in 1610. Canaanite
Baalzephon Canaanite Captain of guard and sentinels of Hell. Canaanite
Bangma or Bangmi India A fabulous bird in India, which can talk and give oracular advice.
Bazalicek Bohemian A spirit born out of the egg of a black cock, with a look is so poisonous that no one can look at it and live. Bohemian
Bel Akkadian Bel became especially used of the Babylonian god Marduk and when found in Assyrian and neo-Babylonian personal names or mentioned in inscriptions in Mesoptamian context it can usually be taken as referring to Marduk and no other god. Similarly Belit without some disambiguation mostly refers to Bel Marduk's spouse Sarpanit. However Marduk's mother, the Sumerian goddess called Ninhursag, Ningal and Ninmah and other names in Sumerian, was often known as Belit-ili 'Lady of the Gods' in Akkadian.
Bethel Canaanite An ancient Canaanite deity which can be found in Jeremiah
Bifrons Unk Demon of astronomy, geometry, and other such sciences, planetary influences. He often takes the form of a man. He is acquainted with the virtues of herbs, precious stones and plants. He can transport corpses from one place to another. It is he who lights the strange corpse lights above the tombs of the dead. Unk
Bila Australia Cannibal sun goddess. She provided light for the world by cooking her victims over a giant flame. Australia
Bottomless Pit Hebrew The abyss, often referred to as hell. The angel in charge is called Abaddon or Appolyon. He has a key that can bind Satan for a thousand years. Hebrew
Brags England Mischievous Goblins that can take the form of a cow with a white flag around its neck, an ass, or a naked man flapping a white sheet, a chanting girl, or a giant, white singing cat. England
Branab Llyr Celtic He is a god of the dead & can restore him is to life
Brisingamen Scandinavian Freyja's necklace made by the fairies. Freyja left her husband Odin in order to obtain this necklace; and Odin deserted her because her love was changed into vanity. It is not possible to love Brisingamen and Odin too, for no one can serve two masters.
Caligorant Egyptian An Egyptian giant and cannibal who used to entrap strangers with a hidden net. This net was made by Vulcan to catch Mars and Venus, Mercury stole it for the purpose of catching Chloris, and left it in the temple of Anubis; Caligorant stole it thence. At length Astolpho blew his magic horn, and the giant ran affrighted into his own net, which dragged him to the ground. Whereupon Astolpho made the giant his captive, and despoiled him of his net.
Cambalo's Ring Greek Given him by his sister Canace. It had the virtue of healing wounds.
Canace Greek A daughter of Aeolus and Enarete, whence she is called Aeolis, who had several children by Poseidon. Greek
Canda Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A terrible goddess & a distinct form of Durga done in
Candali Tibet "woman with explosive anger and barely controllable." The sacred fire containing isoteric, exoteric and mystic energy released during Heat Yoga. Tibet
Candamius Iberia Astral god often conflated with Jupiter. Iberia
Candanyika Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic Another distinctive form of Durga
Candavati Hindu An aspect of the goddess Durga and one of the nine navadurgas. Hindu
Candelifera Roman She Roman is a mother goddess responsible for bringing in the child into the light
Candelifera Roman Goddess of childbirth and midwives who guides the child through the birth canal. Roman
Candesvari Buddhist/ Mayhayana A minor goddess that stands upon a corpse
Candesvari aka Candika Nepal A form of Durga or Gauri, the Consort of Siva; she is one of the astamatrka and the navadurga who destroyed her demonic offspring. Nepal
Candfrasekhara Hindu/ Puranic A form of a god Siva
Candi India Demon-destroying form of the Hindu goddess Sakti. India
Candika Hindu A name of the Hindu goddess Durga, who inhabits the graveyard.
Candit Sudan The goddess of rivers and streams and the source of life. Sudan
Candogra Hindu Goddess, a distinctive form of Durga. Hindu
Candra Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic/ Buddhist A planet god commonly affiliated with the moon
Candra Kirana Hindu An incarnation of Dewi Ratih, a goddess of love. Hindu
Candsvera Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A Minor God & benevolent aspect of Siva
Candybus Greek A son of Deucalion, from whom Candyba, a town in Lycia, was believed to have received its name. Greek
Canens Greek A nymph, wife of Picus, King of the Laurentes. When Circe had changed Picus into a bird, Canens lamented him so greatly that she pined away. Greek
Canethus Greek Canethus two mythical personages, one a son of Lycaon, and the second the son of Atlas and father of Canthus in Euboea, from whom a mountain in Euboea near Chalcis derived its name.
Canidia Greek A Neapolitan hetaira beloved by Horace but when she deserted him, he revenged himself upon her by holding her up to contempt as an old sorceress. Greek
Cankilikkaruppan Hindu His only claims upon the affection of the populace consisted in the prodigal magnificence displayed in the orgies in honour of his brother and himself. These appear to have transcended in fantastic splendour all previous exhibitions. Hindu
Canola Ireland Believed to be one of the oldest of the Ireland deities. Ireland
Canola Ireland One of the oldest of the Irish deities, invented the harp from the sinews of a gutted whale. Ireland
Canopus Egyptian The Egyptian god of water. The Chaldeans worshipped fire, and sent all the other gods a challenge, which was accepted by a priest of Canopus. The Chaldeans lighted a vast fire round the god Canopus, when the Egyptian deity spouted out torrents of water and quenched the fire, thereby obtaining the triumph of water over fire.
Dagan Babylon/ Akkadia/ Canaan A fertility & grain god who in the Ugatitic creation myth was the father of Baal
Devil's Advocate Christian In the Catholic Church when a name is suggested for canonisation, some person is appointed to oppose the proposition, and is expected to give reasons why it should not take place. This person is technically called Advocatus Diaboli. Having said his say, the conclave decides the question.
Dewy Canaan Goddess rain. Canaan
Ebech Canaan Old mountain god who was overcome by Inanna, the goddess of war, love and the planet Venus. Canaan
El Syria A storm god, also found in the mythologies of Canaan & the early Jewish invaders Ymvh Jehova God
El'eb Canaan Primordial god Canaan
Elkunisra Canaan Creator god. Canaan
Eme'mqut Koryak Animistic spirit with cannibalistic tendencies. Koryak
Enbilulu Sumerian A river god in charge of the sacred rivers Tigris and Euphrates. He was also the deity of canals, irrigation and farming. Sumerian
Enkimdu Sumeria God of canals, ditches, irrigation and sedentary farming. Sumeria
Ennugi Sumeria Attendant and throne bearer god. A younger brother of Sin, he was also the god of Irrigation and a canal inspector. Sumeria
Eranoranhan Canaan Protector of men only Canary Is./Hierro Is.
Erechtheus Erichthonius Greek There can be little doubt but that the names Erichthonius and Erechtheus are identical; but whether the two heroes mentioned by Plato, Hyginus, and Apollodorus, the one of whom is usually called Erichthonius or Erechtheus I. and the other Erechtheus II., are likewise one and the same person, as Muller and others think, is not so certain, though highly probable. Greek
Eros Greek In Latin, Amor or Cupido, the god of love. In the sense in which he is usually conceived, Eros is the creature of the later Greek poets; and in order to understand the ancients properly we must distinguish three Erotes: viz. the Eros of the ancient cosmogonies, the Eros of the philosophers and mysteries, who bears great resemblance to the first, and the Eros whom we meet with in the epigrammatic and erotic poets, whose witty and playful descriptions of the god, however, can scarcely be considered as a part of the ancient religious belief of the Greeks. Greek
Eurotas Greek A son of Myles and grandson of Lelex. He was the father of Sparta, the wife of Lacedaemon, and is said to have carried the waters, stagnating in the plain of Lacedaemon, into the sea by means of a canal, and to have called the river which arose therefrom after his own name, Eurotas. Greek
Fedelma Ireland A fairy Queen who can be invoked to increase psychic abilities. Ireland
Foras aka Forcas Christian Forrasis, a powerful Great President of Hell who teaches logic and ethics, the virtues of all herbs and precious stones, can make a man witty, eloquent, invisible, live long and discover treasures and recover lost things. Christian demonology
Gabriel Hebrew/Christian The angel of death to the favoured people of God, the prince of fire and thunder, and the only angel that can speak Syriac and Chaldee. The Mahometans call him the chief of the four favoured angels, and the spirit of truth. In medi?val romance he is the second of the seven spirits that stand before the throne of God, and, as God's messenger, carries to heaven the prayers of men. Hebrew/Christian
Gal Bapsi Hindu/ Davidian/ Tamil A local god that can expiate sins, but it is rough
Galligantus Greek A giant who lived with Hocus-Pocus in an enchanted castle. By his magic he changed men and women into dumb animals, amongst which was a duke's daughter, changed into a roe. Jack the Giant Killer, arrayed in his cap, which rendered him invisible, went to the castle and read the inscription: "Whoever can this trumpet blow, will cause the giant's overthrow." He seized the trumpet, blew a loud blast, the castle fell down, Jack slew the giant, and was married soon after to the duke's daughter. Fairy tale
Gidja Australia God of the moon. He can bestow the power of Dreamwalking. Australia
Glasya-Labolas Christian A mighty President of Hell who commands thirty-six legions of demons. He teaches all arts and sciences just in an instant. He is the author and captain of manslaughter and bloodshed, tells all things past and to come, gains the minds and love of friends and foes causing love among them if desired, incites homicides and can make a man invisible. Christian demonology
Glooscap Canada The god of righteousness who made the plains, food plants, animals and humans. Canada
Gnaa Norse She is the messenger that Frigg sends into the various worlds on her errands. She has a horse called Hofvarpenr, that can run through air and water. Norse
God of the Gaps Creationism The god who made everything that cannot yet be explained scientifically. Shrinks in power with each new scientific advance. Creationism
Guinevere British Legendary queen consort of King Arthur. The Welsh form Gwenhwyfar can be translated as The White Fay or White Ghost. British
Hadad/ El Canaan/ Semite The god of lightning, thunder & storms
Hapi Egypt One of the Four sons of Horus depicted in funerary literature as protecting the throne of Osiris in the Underworld. Hapi is depicted as a baboon-headed mummified human on funerary furniture and especially the canopic jars that held the organs of the deceased. Hapi's jar held the lungs. Hapi was also the protector of the North. Egypt
Harimagadas Islands Holy Maidens who sacrificed themselves by jumping from a towering cliff into the sea. This act was meant to propitiate the sea-god and prevent him from sinking their island. Canary Islands
Hariti Buddhist Goddess for the protection of children, easy delivery, happy child rearing and parenting, harmony between husband and wife, love, and the well-being and safety of the family. Women without children also pray to Kishimojin to help them become pregnant. Originally, Hariti was a cannibalistic demon. She had hundreds of children whom she loved and doted upon, but to feed them, she abducted and killed the children of others. Buddhist
Haruspex Roman Persons who interpreted the will of the gods by inspecting the entrails of animals offered in sacrifice. Cato said, "I wonder how one haruspex can keep from laughing when he sees another." Roman
Hasamelis Hittite God who can protect travelers Hittite/Hurrian
Haurun Canaan Fiery earth god Canaan
Hila Eskimo God/goddess of the atmosphere and of the cold weather, storms, and drifts. Caribou Eskimo, Canada.
Hiribi Canaan Goddess of summer. Canaan
Huisiniamui Peru A god of the sun and sky. He invented vegetation, but was also fond of headhunting and cannibalism. Peru
Il Canaan Creator god Syria/Canaan/Lebanon
Ilem Siberian 'One who cannot speak'. The supreme God of the Siberian Ostiaks.
Inmutef/ Inummutef Egypt A minor canopic god
Ithm Canaan God of herds, usually sheep. Canaan
Ja neb'a Slavic Benevolent goddess of the earth who can alter the physical structure of magma and stone, Terrakinesis. Slavic
Jack Frost Discworld Leaves frosty tracings on icy windows. Can draw anything, but happens to really like fern patterns. Mentioned in Hogfather, when the newly created Verruca Gnome convinced him to branch out from ferns, feathers, and paisley. Discworld
Jamma Phonecia/ Canaan A god of of water, to be primarily a sea god
Jarih Canaan God of the moon Canaan
Jarih/ Erah Canaan A Moon god
Jizo Bosatsu Japan Works to ease the suffering and shorten the sentence of those serving time in hell. Jizo can appear in many different forms to alleviate suffering. In modern Japan, Jizo is popularly known as the guardian of unborn, aborted, miscarried, and stillborn babies. Japan
Jupiter Roman Jupiter is, properly speaking, a derivation of Jove and pater (Latin for father) The name of the god was also adopted as the name of the planet Jupiter, and was the original namesake of the weekday that would come to be known in English as Thursday (the etymological root can be seen in French jeudi, from Jovis Dies). The Indo-European deity who also evolved into the Germanic Tiwaz (after whom Tuesday was named), the Greek Zeus, and Dyaus Pita of the Vedic religion. Jove is a vocative form of the name, evolved from Dyeus. Roman
Kadaklan Philippines The supreme being and a sky and thunder god who created the universe. He has a little doggie called Kimat who can throw lightning. Tinguians, Philippines
Kades Canaan Goddess of fertility usually shown sky clad Canaan
Kalevanpoika (son/ man of Kaleva) Finland A giant hero who can cut down forests and mow down huge meadows, identical with Estonian national epic hero Kalevipoeg.
Kanipinikassikueu Canada The Caribou Master, is a powerful spirit in traditional Innu an Indegenous people of present day Canada and Quebec. In the myth, an Innu man goes to live with the Caribou. He marries one of the does, and becomes transformed himself into caribou form. He becomes the master of the caribou, and the provider of caribou for the Innu people.
Kathirat Canaan Wise goddesses Canaan
Kautar Canaanite The craftsman god. Canaanite
Kitanitowit Algonquin/ E Canada A being who is present everywhere in the universe, he is invisible, like most gods
Klotho Greek Clotho or Moirae, Goddess of spinning, one of the three fates. Hesiod (Theogony 127) has the personification complete for he calls them, together with the Keres, daughters of Night; and distinguishes three, viz. Clotho, or the spinning fate; Lachesis, or the one who assigns to man his fate and Atropos, or the fate that cannot be avoided. Greek
Kothar Canaan God of blacksmiths and crafts. Canaan
Kothar u Khasis Canaan The god of crafts
Ku'nkunxuliga Ma'maelegae BC Canada Tribal god and personification of the Thunderbird BC Canada
Kukudhi aka Kukuthi Albanian An undead or vampire which grows stronger with time until, after thirty years, it reachs a final stage where he is no longer required to return to its grave and can live in a home during the day. He then typically travels to other lands as a merchant. Albanian
L'etsa'aplelana Bella Coola/ PNW Canada The goddess who initiates the shamans
Lakshimi Indian She is the goddess of beauty & wealth, but very fickle & claims no god can sustain her for very long
Lao-Tze China In his Tao-te ching, The Canon of Reason and Virtue (at first entitled simply Lao Tzu(), gave to the then existing scattered sporadic conceptions of the universe a literary form. His tao, or ‘Way,’ is the originator of Heaven and earth, it is "the mother of all things." China
Latipan Canaan A creator god, see Il for particulars
Lendix-Teux Chilcotin BC Canada Tutelary god who educates the human race BC Canada
Lidskialfa Scandinavian The terror of nations. The throne of Alfader, whence he can view the whole universe. Scandinavian
Limbus Fatuorum s The Limbus of Fools, or Fool's Paradise. As fools are not responsible for their works, they are not punished in Purgatory, but cannot be received into Heaven; so they go to a place called the Paradise of Fools.
Longmen China The dragon gate where a carp can transform into a dragon. China
Lubberkin or Lubrican Irish (Irish, Lobaircin or Leprechaun. ) A fairy resembling an old man, by profession a maker of brogues, who resorts to out-of-the-way places, where he is discovered by the noise of his hammer. He is rich, and while anyone keeps his eye fixed upon him cannot escape, but the moment the eye is withdrawn he vanishes. Irish
Ma-zu aka Matsu China Ma-Tsu, A-Ma, and Mizu-Gami, Goddess of the sea who is a benevolent guardian of fisherman. When you are facing great difficulty, you can call her Ma-zu and she will immediately come to your rescue. If, however, you address her as the "Empress of Heaven", she will have to take time to put on her fine clothing and will be delayed in coming to your aid. China
Malambruno Spain The giant, first cousin of Queen Maguncia, of Canday'a, who enchanted Antonomasia and her husband, and shut them up in the tomb of the deceased queen. The infanta he transformed into a monkey of brass, and the knight into a crocodile. Don Quixote achieved their disenchantment by mounting the wooden horse called Clavileno.
Manabozo/ Nena bu shu Menonemi US/ Canada A redeemer & a trickster who a rabbit on earth under a bowl
Mauthe Dog Manx A spectre hound that for many years haunted the ancient castle of Peel town, in the Isle of Man. This black spaniel used to enter the guard-room as soon as candles were lighted, and leave it at day-break. While this spectre-dog was present the soldiers forebore all oaths and profane talk. One day a drunken trooper entered the guard-house alone out of bravado, but lost his speech and died in three days. Manx
Meilichius Greek I. e. the god that can be propitiated, or the gracious, is used as a surname of several divinities. 1. Of Zeus, as the protector of those who honoured him with propitiatory sacrifices. At Athens cakes were offered to him every year at the festival of the Diasia.
Michabon Ottawa/ Canada This god is guilty of creating humans from animals
Michabon Ottawa Canada God who created humans from animals
Michalon Canada God who created humans from animals. Central Canada
Midewiwin Canada Showed and taught people the importance of maintaining a balanced living by herbal medicines, vision questing, and the sacred teachings and songs. Prayers and songs invoked the power of the plant medicines. Great Lakes tribes. Canada
Midewiwin Algonquin NE US E Canada This is the great medicine dance which requires the epitome of reverence is performed or the tribe will suffer
Minabozho Algonquin NE US E Canada this clumsy god fell into the seat and make it over low
Moros Greek The personification of impending doom, who drove every being, mortal, god, or whatever else to his fated doom. He was omnipotent, omniscient and omnipresent, and not even Zeus can defeat him. He was a son of Erebus and Nyx, and brother of the Moirae, his agents and servants. Greek
Munume Uganda Can be found in Limbo in the Land of the Dead. Uganda
Na Pe'/ Na Pe'/ Old Man Blackfoot/ W USA/ Canada The creator who was not a very nice entity, rather human in his actions
Naamah Canaan A succubus and fallen angel, and is generally regarded as an aspect or relation of Lilith. Naamah is said to have engaged, like Lilith, in intercourse with Adam. Canaan
Nanabohozo Ojibwa/ USA/ Canada A god that influences the success or failure of hunters
Nanabohozo Ojibwa N America God who influences the success or failure of hunters Canada/USA
Nicevenn Roman A Scottish Witch Goddess from the Middle Ages who rides through the night with her followers on Samhain. Her name can be translated as "Divine" or "Brilliant." She is equated with the Roman goddess Diana.
Nikkal Canaan "Great Lady and Fruitful". Goddess of the fruits of the earth. Canaan
Ninurta Babylon God of agriculture, rain, fertility, war, thunderstorms, wells, canals and floods. Babylon
Nokomis Hiawatha Daughter of the Moon. Sporting one day with her maidens on a swing made of vine canes, a rival cut the swing, and Nokomis fell to earth, where she gave birth to a daughter named Wenonah. Hiawatha
Nosenga Zimbabwe The sun, the primal source of light, has to be captured so that people may have light to live by. The secret of the sun is that its light penetrates even in the darkest room, just as a swallow can fly through a house before anyone can catch it. Nosenga caught the sunbirds in his trap, and so day broke. Zimbabwe
O'Meal Na'kwaxdax BC Canada A tribal spirit, the chief of the anciects who's siblings are the myth people
Om India A Sanscrit word, somewhat similar to Amen. When the gods are asked to rejoice in a sacrifice, the god Savitri cries out Om (Be it so). When Pravahan is asked if his father has instructed him, he answers Om (Verily). Brahmins begin and end their lessons on the Veda with the word Om, for "unless Om precedes his lecture, it will be like water on a rock, which cannot be gathered up; and unless it concludes the lecture, it will bring forth no fruit."
Omuqkatos N America The Great Spirit who is the sun. The Blackfeet, Northern Plains, Canada/United States
Opiel Aramaic An angel whose name can be found written on Aramaic love charms.
Orion Greek A son of Hyrieus, of Hyria, in Boeotia, a very handsome giant and hunter, and said to have been called by the Boeotians Candaon. Greek
Paradise of Fools Roman The Hindus, Mahometans, Scandinavians, and Roman Catholics have devised a place between Paradise and "Purgatory" to get rid of a theological difficulty. If there is no sin without intention, then infants and idiots cannot commit sin, and if they die cannot be consigned to the purgatory of evil-doers; but, not being believers or good-doers, they cannot be placed with the saints. The Roman Catholics place them in the Paradise of Infants and the Paradise of Fools.
Pdry Canaan A goddess of mist
Perkele Finland The Devil. Originally Perkele was not the Devil but a god of thunder and can be seen as an earlier form of Ukko. Related to Baltic Perkunas and Norse Thor.
Picus Greek A man turned into a woodpecker by Circe for scorning her love. His wife was Canens, a nymph, who killed herself after he was transformed. They had one son, Faunus. Metamorphoses XIV by Ovid Greek/Roman
Pidray Canaan/ Phonecia A minor fertility goddess noted in creation texts & treaties
Pidraya Canaan Goddess of Light or Mist, the eldest of the three daughters of Ba'al, the Storm God and one of the "Perfect Brides". Canaan
Polevik Slavonic 'Mistress of the Field'. Slavonic field spirit. She is a trickster who can be propitiated through sacrificial gifts.
Purva bhadrapada Hindu Former Beautiful Foot. You are a self sufficient and highly resourceful person. You will be very successful in attracting wealth. You will succeed in attracting a lot of friends, some of them rich and powerful. You are a risk taker and your charming personality often gets you out of tight spots. You are a very adaptable person and can change yourself as the situation warrants. You have very discriminating tastes. Hindu Zodiac
Qa'wadliliquala Dza'wadeenox BC Canada Not only the Supreme God, but the guardian of the tribe as well as a river deity that insurers the salmon run
Qamai'ts/ Sisnaaxil/ Ek Yakimtolsil Bella Coola/ BC Canada The creator goddess that lives in the upper heavens & controls the earth, she is never prayed to
Qamaits British A warrior goddess of the indigenous Nuxalk people. British Columbia, Canada.
Qebehsenuf Egyptian God whose canopic jar was used for the intestines. One of the four sons of Horus. Egyptian
Q’a’mtalat Canada The Kwakiutl flood hero, who died in the Great Flood while successfully trying to save his children by removing them to the summit of a high mountain. They became the ancestors of a post-deluge humanity. Canada
Q’o’mogwa Kwakiutl "Copper-maker," leading culture hero of the Kwakiutl, native inhabitants of the Canadian Pacific coast.
Rachmay Canaan The Maiden Merciful and a goddess of health and nursing. Canaan
Rain Nazorean The angels in chage of moisture and rain can be appealed to by repeating their names over and over in a chant: "Mathariel, Ridia, Matriel." Early Nazorean
Redeemer Jewish Often applied by Christians to Jesus Christ as the Son of God who sacrificed himself as a propitiation of the sin his Father invented. Prometheus, Dionysus and others can also be called redeemers. The serpent Agathodaimon is another name for the cosmic redeemer; Lucifer the Light-bringer and illuminator, could be classed as our inner redeemer, as was the mystic serpent who withstood the Jewish God in Eden.
Rephaim Hebrew The sons of Raphah, a Canaanite race of giants. Hebrew
Resep[A]Mukal Canaan/ Phonecia A war & plague god that originated in Syria
Resheph Canaan God of plague. Canaan
Sapas Canaan God of the sun Canaan
Sasuratum Canaan These are midwife goddesses, they are seven in number
Senx BC Canada God of the sun who is the ruler of a lower heavens BC Canada
Senx/ Ta'ata/ Sami'yaila Bella Coola/ BC Canada the sun god that is the ruler of a lower heavens
Shahar Canaan The god of the dawn and twin brother of Shalim. Canaan
Shala Canaan Goddess of storms Canaan
Shalim Canaan The god of dusk & of warriors