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God Name and Meaning

List of Gods : "Vedic"
NameOriginDescription
God Name: Agni Hindu Vedic God of fire and guardian of homes. Vedic
God Name: Ahi Hindu A serpent aka Vritra, the Vedic demon of drought. Hindu
God Name: Aryaman Hindu One of the early Vedic deities (devas). His name literally means a bosom friend, but is often confused as "the protector of the Aryans" Hindu/Vedic
God Name: Budha Hindu/ Vedic/ Epic/ Puranic/ Buddhist An astral god
God Name: Chandra Vedic God of the moon Vedic
God Name: Dyaus Vedic Dyaus-pitri. Denotes heaven or the father of the gods. Vedic
God Name: Gav Vedic Earth goddess and the Cosmic Cow. Vedic
God Name: Hotr[a] Hindu/ Vedic A minor goddess of sacrifices
God Name: Ikvaku Hindu/ Vedic An ancestral sun god, that creator god
God Name: 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
God Name: Kali India 'The black.' In Vedic days this name was associated with Agni (fire), who has seven flickering tongues of flame for devouring oblations of butter. Of these seven, Kali was the black or terrific tongue. India
God Name: Kalki[n] Hindu/ Vedic/ Puranic/ Epic This god will be the 10th avatar of Visnu that rewards good & punishes people
God Name: Kubera Hindu/ Puranic/ Vedic/ Epic He is the guardian of the north as well as a god of riches
God Name: Marutgana/ Maruts Hindu/ Vedic Storm gods
God Name: Nirriti Hindu/ Vedic A goddess of corruption, decay, disease, healing & of destruction of evil
God Name: Prasraya Vedic Mother of the Gods. Vedic
God Name: Prthu Hindu Creator god, noble king who ruled over India, mentioned in Vedic texts. This deity is head of the solar pantheon and introduced agriculture to humankind. Hindu
God Name: Raka Hindu/ Vedic A minor goddess of prosperity
God Name: Rudra Blavatsky The father of Vedic storm gods. "To receive a name Rudra is said to have wept for it. Brahma called him Rudra; but he wept seven times more and so obtained seven other names -- of which he uses one during each 'period'" The Secret Doctrine, by H. P. Blavatsky
God Name: Sarasvati Hindu, Vedic A goddess of astronomy, science, education, wisdom, eloquence & rivers
God Name: Savitar Hindu/ Vedic A god of war & the sun
God Name: Sesa[naga] Hindu/ Epic/ Vedic/ Puranic A snake god/ Naga, he is at the Great serpent that lies in the primeval sea & encircles the world
God Name: Sibika or Sivika Sanskrit The weapon of Kuvera, the Vedic god of wealth equivalent to the Greek Pluto. Sanskrit
God Name: Soma Scandinavian To drink the Soma. To become immortal. In the Vedic hymns the Soma is the moon-plant, the juice of which confers immortality, and exhilarates even the gods. It is said to be brought down from heaven by a falcon. Scandinavian
God Name: Soma Vedic A plant, ritual, intoxicating drink and divinity among Vedic and greater Persian cultures.
God Name: Surya Hindu/ Vedic A god of light & war
God Name: Tara Vedic Soma, the moon, carried Tara off with him, which brought about the great war in heaven between the gods and the asuras. Brahma put an end to the war and had Tara restored to Brihaspati.
God Name: Trayasrinsa Hindu/ Vedic The collective name for the group of Deva gods
God Name: Tvastar Hindu/ Vedic A creator god
God Name: Ushas Sanskrit Sanskrit for "dawn", is a Vedic deity. She is the chief goddess, sometimes imagined as several goddesses, Dawns, exalted in the Rig Veda. She is portrayed as a beautifully adorned, sexually attractive young woman riding in a chariot. She is the daughter of Dyaus "Heaven".
God Name: Vayu Vedic Personification of the wind. Vedic
God Name: Vritra Vedic The snake of darkness. Enemy of Indra.