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List of Gods   : "protector"

NameOriginDescription
Goddess name "Aahmes Nefertari" Egypt protector / punisher of humans elevated to goddesshood Egypt
God name "Acala" India / Buddhism This god is protector of of the teaching & defends temples
King name "Acala aka Achala" Buddhist / India Acala, is the best known of the Five Wisdom kings of the Womb Realm. Acala means "The Immovable One" in Sanskrit. Acala is also the name of the eighth of the ten stages of the path to buddhahood. Acala is the destroyer of delusion and the protector of Buddhism. Buddhist / India
"Agyieus" Greek A surname of Apollo describing him as the protector of the streets and public places. Greek
God name "Ah Can Cum" Mayan Hunter god; protector of the animals Mayan
God name "Ah Can Cum/ Acaum" Maya A hunter & protector of the animals god
God name "Akras" Finland The god of fertility and the protector of plants, especially the turnip.
Goddess name "Albina" Etruscan Dawn goddess and protector of ill fated lovers. Etruscan
Goddess name "An i" Egypt / Upper Guardian deity. Seems to have become assimilated with HORUS and was one of the protectors of the eastern sky in which the Sun rises. According to some texts he is also responsible for the decapitation of the goddess HATHOR in a conflict for the throne of Egypt. Anti is known from Middle kingdom coffin texts (circa 2000 BC). Depicted as a falcon, or a human with a falcon's head, standing on a crescent-shaped barque....
God name "Anextiomarus" Roman / British A Celtic epithet of the Sun-god Apollo recorded in a Romano-British inscription from South Shields, England. The form is a variant of Anextlomarus 'Great protector', a Divine style or name attested in a fragmentary Gallo-Roman dedication from Le Mans, France. Anextlomarus is also attested as a Gaulish man's father's name at Langres, and a feminine Divine form, Anextlomara, appears in two other Gallo-Roman dedications from Avenches, Switzerland. Roman / British
"Antero Vipunen" Finland Deceased giant, protector of deep knowledge and magic.
Deities 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
"Asbamaeus" Greek A surname of Zeus, the protector of the sanctity of oaths. Greek
"Asuha-No-Kami" Japan / Shinto An offspring of Okuninushi and a protector of land and gardens. Japan / Shinto
God name "Ayiyanayaka" Singhalese / Sri Lanka Plague god. A deity of fields and woodlands who is still revered as a guardian of crops and a protector against plague....
Goddess name "Bast" Egypt Cat goddess, healing, life and war, protector of the pharaoh, Egypt
Demon name "Bishamon-Ten/ Bishamontenno/ Tiamontennu" Japan A god of wealth & protector of human life that chases demons
God name "Bo" Benin God of the Ewe people in Benin. He was a protector of warriors.
"Brown Man Of The Muirs" Scotland Brown Man Of The Muirs, the protector of wild animals. Scotland
God name "Chung kuei" China protector of those who travel and god of examinations China
"Ctesius" Greek The protector of property, occurs as a surname of Zeus at Phlyus, and of Hermes. Greek
"Cuba" Roman Cunina and Rumina, three Roman genii, who were worshipped as the protectors of infants sleeping in their cradles, and to whom libations of milk were offered.
God name "Dadimunda" Sri Lanka Treasurer of the god Upulvan and protector of Buddhism. Sri Lanka
Goddess name "Diana" Roman moon goddess. Living in the Forests, she is a huntress and protector of animals, also the guardian of virginity. Generally modeled on the Greek goddess ARTEMIS, she had a sanctuary on the Aventine Hill in Rome and, under Roman rule, took over the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus....
God name "Dua" Egypt Lion headed god of the future and protector of the stomach of the deceased. Egypt
"Eranoranhan" Canaan protector of men only Canary Is. / Hierro Is.
Goddess name "Esme" Welsh Minor goddess of wealth, also seen as a gracious protector. Welsh
"Fascinus" Roman An early Latin divinity, and identical with Mutinus or Tutinus. He was worshipped as the protector from sorcery, witchcraft, and evil daemons and represented in the form of a phallus, the genuine Latin for which iafascimtm, this symbol being believed to be most efficient in averting all evil influences. He was especially invoked to protect women in childbed and their offspring.
"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
God name "Hardaul" Hindu Plague god, also a wedding god. A locally worshiped deity known particularly in Bundelkhand, northern India, as a protector against cholera and considered to have been an historical figure who died in AD 1627....
God name "Herma" Greek In ancient Greece, before his role as protector of merchants and travelers, Hermes was a phallic god, associated with fertility, luck, roads and borders. His name comes from the word herma (plural hermai) referring to a square or rectangular pillar of stone, terracotta, or bronze; a bust of Hermes' head, usually with a beard, sat on the top of the pillar, and male genitals adorned the base. Greek
God name "Hospitalis" Roman The guardian or protector of the law of hospitality, the title is applied to a distinct class of gods, though their names are not mentioned. The great protector of hospitality was Jupiter, at Rome called Jupiter hospitalis. Roman
God name "Inuus" Roman An ancient protector of livestock, one of the di indigetes, indigenous gods. He was probably a god of fertility or sexual intercourse, as his name was thought by some to be connected with the word inire, "to copulate". He was also sometimes identified with the Roman god Faunus. Roman
Goddess name "Juno" Roman A Roman goddess of marriage and the long-suffering wife of Jupiter. Like her Greek equivalent, Hera, she was the protector of women, in particular married women. A festival took place in her honour on the calends (first) of March. Roman
God name "Kuku-ki-waka-muro-tsunane-no-kami" Japan God who is the protector of houses, the name denotes the beams, and the ropes with which the beams were bound together. Japan
Goddess name "Lamaria" Svan / Caucasus Tutelary goddess. Particularly invoked by women as a hearth goddess and protector of cows. Her name may have been derived under Christian influence....
Ghost name "Lares" Roman Either domestic or public. Domestic lares were the souls of virtuous ancestors exalted to the rank of protectors. Public lares were the protectors of roads and streets. Domestic lares were images, like dogs, set behind the hall door, or in the lararium or shrine. Wicked souls became lemures or ghosts that made night hideous. Penates were the natural powers personified, and their office was to bring wealth and plenty, rather than to protect and avert danger. Roman
God name "Lebien-Poghl" Yukaghir / Siberia Animistic owner god & chief protector of the earth
God name "Lebien-Poghl Yukaghir" Siberia Animistic owner god and chief protector of the earth Siberia
"Lupercus" Roman An ancient Italian divinity, who was worshipped by shepherds as the protector of their flocks against wolves, and at the same time as the promoter of the fertility among sheep, whence he was called Inuus. Roman
God name "Maahes" Egypt A lion-god, the devourer of the guilty and protector of the innocent. Egypt
Nymph name "Maliades" Greek nymphs who were worshipped as the protectors of flocks and of fruit-trees. The same name is also given to the nymphs of the district of the Malians on the river Spercheius. Greek
Goddess name "Mariana" Belem A goddess of healing & protector of sailors
Goddess name "Mariana" Belem Goddess of healing and protector of sailors Belem
God name "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.
God name "Miysis" Egypt A god of war and a protector of sacred places. He was lord of the horizon and manifested the heat of summer and fought all aggressors threatening Egypt and was also seen as one of Osiris' executioners. Egypt
"Morius" Greek That is, the protector of the sacred olive trees, occurs as a surname of Zeus. Greek
Goddess name "Mulindwa" Bunyoro / Uganda, East Africa Guardian goddess. The tutelary protector of the tribal chiefs and their families constituting the royal clan....
God name "Mulungu" Africa A creator God of the Nyamwezi people of Tanzania in eastern Africa. Despite being the creator and protector of the world, he is distant and has little contact with anyone. It is said that he once lived on earth, but when someone set fire to the landscape he asked a spider to spin him a web to climb up into the sky, where he lives today. He is revered now as a sky god, with thunder as his voice.
King name "Myles" Greek A son of Lelex, brother of Polycaon, father of Eurotas, and king of Lacedaemon, was regarded as the inventor of mills. Stephanus Byzantius mentions Myles as the protectors of mills. Greek
"Nath" Sanskrit Natha, is the proper name of a siddha sampradaya (initiatory tradition) and the word itself literally means "lord, protector, refuge". The related Sanskrit term Adi Natha means first or original Lord, and is therefore a synonym for Shiva, Mahadeva, or Maheshvara, and beyond these mental concepts, the Supreme Absolute Reality as the basis supporting all aspects and manifestatons of consciousness.
"Ni O" Buddhist The protector of the Buddhist faith
Goddess name "Oba" Yoruba A goddess & protector of prostitutes
Goddess name "Obba" Yoruba Goddess and protector of prostitutes. Yoruba
Angel name "Olinda" German An angel who is the protector of property. German
God name "Pasupati" Hindu God of animals and the protector of cattle. Hindu
"Prabhapala" Buddhist protector of light. In Buddhism, the name of a bodhisattva.
God name "Rusina" Roman A protector of the fields or farmland, one of the ancient indigenous gods. Roman
God name "Sadrapa" Phoenician protector of snakes and a god of healing. Phoenician
God name "Sai' Al Qaum (the good and beautiful god who does not drink wine)" Western Semitic / Nabataean Local guardian deity. Known from two inscriptions at Palmyra which suggest him to be a protector of caravans. Attributes include a helmet. He may have developed from an Egyptian god Sai (Greek: Psais)....
God name "Sai' Al Quan" Nabataean / W Semitic A local guardian God is believed to be the protector of caravans
"Scamandrius" Greek 1. The son of Hector and Andromache, whom the people of Troy called Astyanax, because his father was the protector of the city of Troy.
Goddess name "Selket" Egypt Goddess of scorpions, a protector of the embalmer's tent and helper of women in childbirth. Egypt
God name "Silvanus" Roman A Latin divinity of the fields and Forests, to whom in the very earliest times the Tyrrhenian Pelasgians are said to have dedicated a grove and a festival. He is described as a god watching over the fields and husbandmen, and is also called the protector of the boundaries of fields.
Goddess name "Sirone" Haiti Goddess of water and protector of bathing children Haiti / Vodun
Deity name "Tao Hua Hsiennui" China peach blossom girl. A protector at the time of marriage, and the deity of the second spring month. China
"Toutatis or Teutates" Britain A tribal protector worshipped in ancient Gaul and Britain.
Goddess name "Ubastet" Egypt Originally viewed as the protector goddess of Lower Egypt, and consequently depicted as a fierce lion. Egypt
Spirit name "Ya'halan (cloud man)" Koryak / southeastern Siberia Guardian spirit. The son of the supreme being TENANTO'MWAN, his consort is YINE'ANE'UT. In alternative tradi tion he is the son of the supervisor being, INA'HITELAN. He is a protector of young couples, and youths beat a sacred drum invoking the spirit to turn the heart of a girl....
God name "Yum Caax" Mayan lord of the woods is a god of wild plants and animals important to the hunters. He is equally a protector of the fields against the incursions of wild nature and invoked by traditional farmers. Mayan