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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods : "Sumeria"
NameOriginDescription
God Name: Abgal Sumeria Seven wise-men and the attending deities of the god Enki. Sumeria
God Name: Abgal/ Apkallu Sumeria 7 spirits that derived from the the Abzu
God Name: Abziu Sumeria/ Mesopotamia The primordial deity of underground water
God Name: Amurru Akkadian Or Martu are also names given in Akkadian and Sumerian texts to the god of the Amorite/Amurru people, often forming part of personal names. He is sometimes called Ilu Amurru. Sometimes described as a 'shepherd', and as a son of the sky-god Anu.
God Name: An Sumeria God of the Underworld and chief deity Sumeria
God Name: Anat in Mesopotamia Akkadian In Akkadian the form one would expect ‘Anat to take would be Antu earlier Antum. This would also be the normal femanine form that would be taken by Anu, the Akkadian form of An 'Sky', the Sumerian god of heaven. Antu appears in Akkadian texts mostly as a rather colorless consort of Anu, the mother of Ishtar in the Gilgamesh story, but is also identified with the northwest Semitic goddess ‘Anat of essentially the same name. It is unknown whether this is an equation of two originally separate goddesses whose names happened to fall together or whether ‘Anat's cult spread to Mesopotamia where she came to be worshippped as Anu's spouse because the Mesopotamia form of her name suggested she was a counterpart to Anu.
God Name: Antu Babylon/ Akkadia She is derived from the older Sumeria Ki
God Name: Anunit aka Anunitu Chaldea The Assyrian and Babylonian counterpart to the Sumerian Inanna and to the cognate northwest Semitic goddess Astarte. Anunit, Astarte and Atarsamain are alternative names for Ishtar. Chaldea
God Name: Anunnaki aka Anunnaku Babylon Ananaki, a group of Sumerian and Akkadian deities related to, and in some cases overlapping with, the Annuna (the 'Fifty Great Gods') and the Igigi (minor gods). Babylon
God Name: Apsu Akkadian Aka abzu or engur, the name for the mythological underground freshwater ocean in Sumerian and Akkadian mythology.
God Name: Ashnan Sumeria Goddess of drunkenness, wine and grains Sumeria
God Name: Ashnan/ Asnan Sumeria A goddess of drunkenness, wine & grains
God Name: Baba Sumeria Goddess of healing and fertility. Sumeria
God Name: Bau Sumeria Goddess of fertility, depicted with the head of a dog, and her name means 'bark', 'woof'. Bau was known as the patron deity of Lagash. Sumeria
God Name: 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.
God Name: Damu Sumeria God of exorcism. Sumeria
God Name: Dazimus Sumeria Goddess of healing. Sumeria
God Name: Dilmun Sumeria God of fresh water Sumeria
God Name: Dimme Sumeria Female demon of fever and and diseases of infants. There were seven evil spirits of this kind, who were apparently regarded as being daughters of Anu, the god of the heavens. Sumeria
God Name: Dumuzi Sumeria A shepherd god & the Jewish Tammuz
God Name: Duttur Sumeria Goddess of ewes. Sumeria
God Name: Emes Sumeria God of vegetation. Sumeria
God Name: 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
God Name: Endukugga Sumeria God of the Underworld Sumeria
God Name: Enki/ Ea Sumeria/ Mesopotamia A creator god, water, cunning & fertility
God Name: Enkimdu Sumeria God of canals, ditches, irrigation and sedentary farming. Sumeria
God Name: Enlil Sumeria God of air and weather. One of four Sumerian creating gods. Sumeria
God Name: Enmesarra Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia The god of law
God Name: Enmesharra Sumerian A god of the underworld who often worked with Enbilulu to bring water to the surface of the Earth. Sumerian
God Name: Ennugi Sumeria Attendant and throne bearer god. A younger brother of Sin, he was also the god of Irrigation and a canal inspector. Sumeria
God Name: Erishkigal Sumeria A goddess of the underworld
God Name: Ezinu Sumerian The Sumerian goddess of grain.
God Name: Gangir/ Hegir-Nuna Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A goddess
God Name: Gatumdug/ Gula Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia A fertility goddess as well as the tutelary goddess of Lagas
God Name: Gerra Mesopotamia/ Babylon/ Akkadia The god of fire who was the Sumeria god Gibil
God Name: Gestin-Ana/ Gestianna? Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A minor goddess
God Name: Gestinanna Sumerian An oracular Goddess and an interpreter of dreams. Also fond of sheep. Sumerian
God Name: Gibil/ Girra/ Girru Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A Fire God
God Name: Gidim Sumerian The spirits of the dead, living in the Netherworld. Sumerian
God Name: Gilgames Sumeria Early historical King of Uruk, who later became and deified and was considered a god of the underworld. Sumeria
God Name: Gilgamesh Greek A demigod of superhuman strength who built a great wall to defend his people from external threats, a sort of Sumerian equivalent to the Greek Heracles.
God Name: Girru Sumeria The god of fire and light and the patron of the arts and the god of civilization. Sumeria
God Name: Gubarra Sumerian Fire goddess. Sumerian
God Name: Gula/ Gula Bau Babylon/ Sumeria A mother goddess of creativity, fire & with the power to inflict/ cure disease
God Name: Gunura Sumeria Goddess who had a seat named 'House Pure Heaven,' in the Temple at Babil. Sumeria
God Name: Hanis Sumerian A small-time god who, along with Sullat will escort Adad when he brings the flood. Sumerian
God Name: Inana Mesopotamian/ Sumeria A goddess of fertility, of love & war
God Name: Inana, Ištar,Ishtar Akkadian / Sumerian The most important of all Mesopotamian goddesses, and a multi-faceted personality, occurring in cuneiform texts of all periods. The Sumerian name probably means "Lady of Heaven", and the Akkadian name Ishtar is related to the Syrian Astarte and the biblical Ashtaroth is usually considered as a daughter of Anzu, with her cult located in Uruk, but there are other traditions as to her ancestry, and it is probable that these reflect originally different goddesses that were identified with her. Ishtar is the subiect of a cycle of texts describing her love affair and ultimately fatal relationship with Tammuz.
God Name: Inanna Mesopotamia Inana, the original "Holy Virgin," as the Sumerians called her, is the first known divinity associated with the planet Venus. This Sumerian goddess became identified with the Semitic goddesses Ishtar and later Astarte, Egyptian Isis, Greek Aphrodite, Etruscan Turan and the Roman Venus. Mesopotamia
God Name: Inanna Sumeria A goddess of heaven, light, long life, the moon, & war
God Name: Innana Sumeria Goddess of love, procreation, and war Sumeria.
God Name: Ismud Sumerian The visier of Enki, whose secrets he kept. Sumerian
God Name: Ki/ Kiki Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A chthonic principal, feminine in nature
God Name: Kiskil-lilla Sumeria Your spirit is blasphemed and this night demon will get you. Sumeria
God Name: Lahama Sumeria The water condition demons that it belonged to Enki
God Name: Lahar Sumeria Cattle-god sent by Enlil and Enki from heaven to earth in order to make abundant its cattle. He is the brother of Ashnan. Lahar, along with his sister, were created in the creation chamber of the gods so the Annunnaki might have food and clothes. Sumeria
God Name: Lulal Sumeria The younger son of Inanna. He was the patron deity of Bad-tibira while his older brother, Shara was located at neighboring Umma. Sumeria
God Name: Mami Sumeria Goddess of drunkenness and midwives Sumeria
God Name: Mami/ Mama Sumeria A goddess of drunkenness & midwives
God Name: Martu Sumeria 'He who dwells on the pure mountain' and is sometimes described as a 'shepherd', a son of the sky-god Anu. Sumeria
God Name: Me Na/ Ninmenta Mesopotamia/ Sumeria Unknown god
God Name: Meslamtaea Sumeria God, possibly of war Sumeria
God Name: Mulliltu Sumerian The consort goddess of Enlil. Sumerian
God Name: Musdamma Sumeria The one whose footers once laid down do not sag, whose lasting house once built does not collapse, whose vault reaches to mid-sky like a rainbow, Musdamma, great builder of Enlil, Enki placed in charge of them. Sumeria
God Name: Nammu Sumeria Goddess of the primeval sea that gave birth to An (heaven) and Ki (earth) and the first gods. Sumeria
God Name: Nanai Sumeria Stellar deity Sumeria
God Name: Nanna Sumeria God of the moon. Sumeria
God Name: Nanna/ As-im-babbar Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Iraq A moon god
God Name: Nidaba Sumeria Goddess of fertility, in particular of the date palm and the reed. Sumeria
God Name: Nin Ezan [La]/ Gula Sumeria A goddess of healing
God Name: Nin Mar Ki/ Ninmah Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A goddess goddess
God Name: Nin Ur/ Ninur Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A god
God Name: Nin'insinna Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadian A fertility goddess
God Name: Nin-Ezan Sumeria Goddess of healing. Sumeria
God Name: Nin-sar Sumeria Minor goddess of plants. Sumeria
God Name: Ninazu Sumeria A god of the underworld, and of healing. Sumeria
God Name: Nindub Sumeria A divine architect who was "to build the House in accordance with the Holy Planet she instructed thee." Sumeria
God Name: Ningikuga Sumeria ("Lady of the Pure Reed"). A goddess of reeds and marshes. She was one of the consorts of Enki, by whom she became the mother of Ningal, and the daughter of An and Nammu. Sumeria
God Name: Ningilin Sumeria "Ningilin may at an early date have been confused with a god of magic called Ningirima, who was invoked in spells to drive away snakes." Sumeria
God Name: Ningilin/ Ninkilum Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia A rather obscure god
God Name: Ningirsu Sumeria A solar deity. Sumeria
God Name: Ningis Zi Da Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadian The god of light coming from harassing & tutelary god ofGudea[Lagas]
God Name: Ningishzida Sumerian An underworld Mesopotamian deity, the patron of medicine, and also a God of nature. His name in Sumerian means "lord of the good tree". Sumerian
God Name: Ningizzida Sumeria 'Lord of the Tree of Life'. A fertility god sometimes depicted as a serpent with a human head, but later he became a god of healing and magic. The companion of Dumuzi (Tammuz) with whom it stood at the gate of heaven. Sumeria
God Name: Ninhursaga Sumeria Mother divinity and goddess of wild animals, plants and fertility. Sumeria
God Name: Ninhursagaa/ Nintu Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadian/ Iraq The goddess of the earth and creator of humans, fertility & productivity
God Name: Ninkaranunna Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadian A Barber god
God Name: Ninkasi Sumeria Ancient matron goddess of beer. One of the eight children created in order to heal one of the eight wounds that Enki receives. Sumeria
God Name: Ninkurra Sumeria A minor mother goddess. Sumeria
God Name: Ninlil Sumeria "lady of the open field"). After her death, she became the goddess of the air, like Enlil. She may be the Goddess of the South Wind referred to in the story of Adapa, as her husband Enlil was associated with northerly winter storms. Sumeria
God Name: Ninmah Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadian A mother goddess
God Name: Ninmah aka Ninhursag Sumeria Was the earth and mother-goddess, one of the seven great deities of Sumer. Sumeria
God Name: Ninmena Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A another mother goddess
God Name: Ninmenta Sumeria Ninmenta was stunned at these words of the Anzu chick. Ninmenta gave out a wail: 'And what about me? These me have not fallen into my hand. I shall not exercise their lordship. I shall not live like him in the shrine, in the abzu.' Father Enki in the abzu knew what had been said. Sumeria
God Name: Ninsikil Origin A tutelary goddess of Dilmun, the place of assembly of the gods, their meeting place and, so far as the Sumerians were concerned, the place of their origin. Her name means the pure queen.
God Name: Ninsubar Sumeria Messenger goddess not to be consused with the goddess Inana. Sumeria
God Name: Ninsun Akkadia Mother of Gilgamesh and the wild bull Dumuzi, and wife of Lugalbands. A goddess of Gudea, Babylon, Mesopotamia, Akkadia and Sumeria. Aka, "Rimat-Ninsun", the "august cow", the "Wild Cow of the Enclosure", and "The Great Queen.
God Name: Ninsun[a] Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadian A cow goddess that was the tutelary goddess of Gudea
God Name: Ninsuna Sumeria The "august cow", the "Wild Cow of the Enclosure", and "The Great Queen". A goddess, best known as the mother of the legendary hero Gilgamesh. In the Epic of Gilgamesh, Ninsun is depicted as a human queen who lives in Uruk with her son as king. Sumeria
God Name: Nintinugga/ Gula Mesopotamia/ Sumeria A goddess
God Name: Nintu Sumeria Ninhursag, the earth and mother-goddess, one of the seven great deities of Sumer. She is principally a fertility goddesses. Sumeria
God Name: Ninurta Sumeria The deity in charge of the violent and destructive south wind
God Name: Ninurta Sumeria Worshipped as part of a triad of deities including his father Enlil and his mother Ninlil. Ninurta often appears holding a bow and arrow and a mace named Sharur to which he speaks when attacking the monster Imdugud, and which answers back. Sumeria
God Name: Nissaba Sumeria Nisaba or Nidaba, goddess of fertility, in particular of the date palm and the reed. In Assyrian times, she came to be regarded as the goddess of writing, learning and astrology. Sumeria
God Name: Nunbarsegunu Sumerian An alternate name for the Goddess Nisaba, mother of Ninlil, the Sumerian goddess of fertility, in particular of the date palm and the reed. Sumerian
God Name: Pa-bil-sag Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia The tutelary god of Isin
God Name: Qudsu W Sumeria the personification of holiness
God Name: Sadarnuna Sumeria Goddess of the new moon. Sumeria
God Name: Sakkan Sumeria The god of animal husbandry and the fecundity of cattle. Sumeria
God Name: Sarrahitu/ Sarra Itu Mesopotamia/ Sumeria/ Babylon/ Akkadia A fertility goddess that started out being the tutelary goddess of the city of Su-Sin
God Name: Siduri Sumeria Minor goddess of happiness, merriment, wine making, brewing and of wisdom Sumeria
God Name: Sul-Pa-e The Sumeria Astral and fertility god, a personification of the planet Jupiter Sumeria/Mia
God Name: Sulsaga Sumeria Astral goddess Sumeria
God Name: Tammuz Shumerian A Sumerian shepherd-god
God Name: Tammuz Sumeria A god of agriculture
God Name: Tiamat Babylonian The primordial mother goddess in Babylonian and Sumerian mythology, and a central figure in the Enuma Elish creation epic.
God Name: Uras Sumeria Urash, a goddess of earth, and one of the consorts of the sky god An. She is the mother of the goddess Nininsinna. Sumeria
God Name: Utnapishtim Sumerian Utnapishtim is the wise king of the Sumerian city state of Shuruppak who, along with his wife, survived a great flood sent by Enlil to drown every living thing on Earth. Utnapishtim was secretly warned by the water god Ea of Enlil's planned and constructed a great boat or ark to save himself, his family and representatives of each species of animal.
God Name: Uttu Sumeria The goddess of weaving and clothing. Sumeria
God Name: Utu Sumeria God of the sun and justice who rules the fate of the dead. Sumeria