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List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
God Name: DMu-bDub Kam-Po Sa-Zen Tibet/ Bon a sky god & the head of the ancient pantheon
God Name: Da Dahomey The rainbow serpent, "the symbol of flowing, sinuous movement" is of a dual nature, male and female. The Fon, Dahomey
God Name: Da-Shi-Zhi Buddhist/China One of Amitabha Buddha's two great female Bodhisattva companions in the Pure Land. Buddhist/China
God Name: Da-Shi-Zhi Buddhism China A female Bodhisattva
God Name: Daath Hebrew Sephirah on the Tree of Life, the Child of Wisdom and Understanding
God Name: Dabaiba Panama Mother of Creation and a goddess of thunder and lightning and in whose honour slaves were burnt to death.. Panama
God Name: Dabbat Islam The Beast of the Apocalypse, which will appear with Antichrist, called by them daggial. Islam
God Name: Dabog Balkans/ S Russia Before Christians he was a sun god, alas, now he's reduced to a diabolic personality
God Name: Dabog aka Dazhbog Balkans Dazhdbog, Dajbog, Dachbog, one of major gods of Slavic mythology, most likely a solar deity and possibly a culture hero. Balkans
God Name: Dactyloi Greek Ancient smiths and healing magicians. In some myths, they are in Hephaestus' employ, and they taught metalworking, mathematics, and the alphabet to humans. Greek
God Name: Dactyls Greek The Dactyls of mount Ida in Phrygia, fabulous beings to whom the discovery of iron and the art of working it by means of fire was ascribed. Their name Dactyls, that is, Fingers, is accounted for in various ways; by their number being five or ten, or by the fact of their serving Rhea just as the fingers serve the hand, or by the story of their having lived at the foot of mount Ida. Greek
God Name: Dadimunda Sri Lanka Treasurer of the god Upulvan and protector of Buddhism. Sri Lanka
God Name: Daedalos Crete A Greek who formed the Cretan labyrinth, and made for himself wings, by means of which he flew from Crete across the Archipelago. He is said to have invented the saw, the axe and the gimlet.
God Name: Daeira Greek "the knowing," a divinity connected with the Eleusinian mysteries. A daughter of Oceanus, and became by Hermes the mother of Eleusis but others called her a sister of Styx. Greek
God Name: Daemones Greek Family of elementals who inhabit fields, forests, mountains, oceans, streams, lakes, valleys, desert, some towns and they are immortal Greek
God Name: Daena Persia Goddess of insight and revelation who meets the souls of the dead. Persia
God Name: Daffodil Greek/Roman Or "Lent Lily," was once white; but Persephone, daughter of Demeter, delighted to wander about the flowery meadows of Sicily. One spring, throwing herself on the grass, she fell asleep. The god of the Infernal Regions, Pluto, fell in love with the beautiful maid, and carried her off for his bride. His touch turned the white flowers to a golden yellow, and some of them fell in Acheron, where they grew luxuriantly; and ever since the flower has been planted on graves. Greek/Roman
God Name: Dagan Babylon/ Akkadia/ Canaan A fertility & grain god who in the Ugatitic creation myth was the father of Baal
God Name: Dagan Babylon/Akkadia/Canaan Fertility and grain god who in the Ugatitic creation myth was the father of Baal. Babylon/Akkadia/Canaan
God Name: Dagan Kafir/ Afghanistan A local supreme god that it bears no relation to be Semitic god Dagan
God Name: Dagda Ireland God of the earth, death, rebirth and long life. He was famous as a warrior, harpist and he liked his porridge. Ireland
God Name: Dagda/ Daghdha/ Eochaidh/ Ollathair Irish The god of death, rebirth & long life
God Name: Dagon Hebrew A god of the Philistines whose worshippers made golden hemorrhoids as a trespass offering for stealing the ark of God.
God Name: Dagon Hindu The fish avatar of Krishna. Hindu
God Name: Dagon Semitic/Mesopotamia A god of grain and agriculture. Semitic/Mesopotamia
God Name: Dagon/ Dagan Phoenicia A god of wheat & grain
God Name: Dagonet Britain In the romance La Mort d' Arthure he is called the fool of King Arthur, and was knighted by the king himself. Britain
God Name: Dagr Norse The god of the daytime, a son of Delling (god of twilight) and Nott. Dagr, the Bright and the Fair, drove across the sky in a chariot every day, pulled by a horse named Skinfaxi. Norse
God Name: Dahak Persia The Satan of Persia. According to Persian mythology, the ages of the world are divided into periods of 1,000 years. When the cycle of "chiliasms" (1,000-year periods) is complete, the reign of Ormuzd will begin, and men will be all good and all happy; but this event will be preceded by the loosing of Dahak, who will break his chain and fall upon the world, and bring on man the most dreadful calamities. Two prophets will appear to cheer the oppressed, and announce the advent of Ormuzd.
God Name: Daho Pyrenean A deity that may be a god of war
God Name: Dahu Scotland A folkloric creature well known in France and Switzerland also known as a Haggis in Northern England and Scotland.
God Name: Dahud Ahes British Goddess of debauchery British
God Name: Dahud Ahes/ Dahut Britain A goddess of debauchery
God Name: Dahud-Ahes aka Dahut Britain Goddess of earthly pleasure. Britain
God Name: Daiboth Japanese A Japanese idol of colossal size. Each of her hands is full of hands.
God Name: Daikoku Japan God of wealth and happiness and one of the Seven Gods of Fortune. The god invoked specially by the artisans of Japan. He sits on a ball of rice, holding a hammer in his hand, with which he beats a sack; and every time he does so the sack becomes full of silver, rice, cloth, and other useful articles. Japan
God Name: Daini Bengal A witch. Bengal
God Name: Dainn aka Daain Norse A hart that gnaws the branches of Ygdrasil. Norse
God Name: Daiomon Greek Good or malevolent supernatural beings. Greek
God Name: Daityas India A race of giants who fought against the gods because they were jealous of their Deva half-brothers. India
God Name: Daji China A concubine that was possessed by a fox who was sent to mess up the state affairs of the Shang Dynasty as a punishment for the evil thought of King Zhou. China
God Name: Dakini Buddhist A female being, generally of volatile temperament, who acts as a muse for spiritual practice. Buddhist
God Name: Dakini Guru Tibetan A goddess of teaching
God Name: Daksa Hindu God of the sun and master of the works of unerring right discernment. Hindu
God Name: Daktyloi Greek These are the demonic beings discovered the art of working in metal
God Name: Dala Kadavara Singhalese Elephant goddess who brings diseases and misfortune. Singhalese
God Name: Dalai-Lama Tibet Chief of the two Tartar priests and a sort of incarnate deity. The other lama is called the "Tesho-lama." Tibet
God Name: Daldah s Muhammad's favourite white mule.
God Name: Dali Russian/ Georgia A goddess of the hunt
God Name: Dali aka Deyla Georgia/Russia Dalila, the hunt goddess and ‘lady of stones and animals’. Georgia/Russia
God Name: Dama Huli Invisible deities which control the weather, attack people and cause illness, sterility or death. Huli
God Name: Damara British Goddess of fertility associated with Beltane. British
God Name: Damballah Haiti Goddess of sweet waters. Haiti
God Name: Dame du Lac Britain A fay, named Vivienne, who plunged with the infant Lancelot into a lake. This lake was a kind of mirage, concealing the demesnes of the lady "en la marche de la petite Bretaigne." Britain
God Name: Damgalnuna Babylon/Akkadia/Sumeria Mother goddess who whelped Marduk. Babylon/Akkadia/Sumeria
God Name: Damkina Babylon/Akkadia/Sumeria Earth mother goddess and consort of Ea. Babylon/Akkadia/Sumeria
God Name: Damocles' Sword Greek Evil foreboded or dreaded. Damocles, the sycophant of Dionysius the elder, of Syracuse, was invited by the tyrant to try the felicity he so much envied. Accordingly he was set down to a sumptuous banquet, but overhead was a sword suspended by a hair. Damocles was afraid to stir, and the banquet was a tantalising torment to him. Related by Cicero
God Name: Damona Gaul Goddess of cows, worshipped as the consort of Apollo Borvo. Gaul
God Name: Damone Greek wife of Amyntor.
God Name: Damu Sumeria God of exorcism. Sumeria
God Name: Dan Benin/Mahi Goddess of order and the rainbow. Benin/Mahi
God Name: Dan Fon God of unity. Fon
God Name: Dan Mahi/ Benin A goddess of order & the rainbow
God Name: Dana Ireland/Welsh Goddess, ancestor of mortal celtic people. Ireland/Welsh
God Name: Dana/ Donu/ Don/ Ana Welsh/ Irish The mortal Celtic race are her descendants, she is a goddess
God Name: Danace Greek A coin placed by the Greeks in the mouth of the dead to pay their passage across the ferry of the Lower World.
God Name: Danae Greek A daughter of King Acrisius of Argos and Eurydice (no relation to Orpheus' Eurydice). She was the mother of Perseus by Zeus. She was sometimes credited with founding the city of Ardea in Latium. Greek
God Name: Danaides Greek Daughters of Danaus. They were fifty in number, and married the fifty sons of ?gyptos. They all but one murdered their husbands on their wedding-night, and were punished in the infernal regions by having to draw water everlastingly in sieves from a deep well.
God Name: Danaids Greek The goddesses of fountains & water
God Name: Danaparamita Buddhist Philosophical deity. Buddhist
God Name: Danaus Greek A son of Belus and Anchinoe, and a grandson of Poseidon and Libya. He was brother of Aegyptus, and father of fifty daughters, and the mythical ancestor of the Danai. (Apollodorus. ii.) Greek
God Name: Danavas India Danava. An ancient name for demons. Half divine/half demonic beings. India
God Name: Dancing-water French Which beautifies ladies, makes them young again, and enriches them. It fell in a cascade in the Burning Forest, and could only be reached by an underground passage. Prince Chery fetched a bottle of this water for his beloved Fair-star, but was aided by a dove. French Fairy Tale
God Name: Danhyang Desa Java Each village has a Danhyang Desa which is a spirit who lives in a large tree near to or in the village. All blessings emanate from him. Any disasters occurring to the village are seen as a sign that he has been neglected.
God Name: Dannebrog or Danebrog Denmark The old flag of Denmark. The tradition is that Waldemar II. of Denmark saw in the heavens a fiery cross which betokened his victory over the Esthonians (1219).
God Name: Dano Indian An Indian demon who is similar to the Bir.
God Name: Danu Greek The Aegean mother goddess
God Name: Danu Hindu Primordial goddess Hindu/Vedic
God Name: Danu Ireland Major mother goddess ancestress of the Tuatha De Danann. She gave her name to the Tuatha De Dannan (People of the Goddess Danu). Another aspect of the Morrigu. Ireland
God Name: Danu/ / Danann/ Dana Irish The major mother goddess
God Name: Danus Greek The father of the Danaids, 50 beautiful women
God Name: Daoji Buddhist A Buddhist monk who became a minor Taoist deity
God Name: Daphnaea and Daphnaeus Greek Surnames of Artemis and Apollo respectively, derived from a laurel, which was sacred to Apollo. In the case of Artemis it is uncertain why she bore that surname, and it was perhaps merely an allusion to her statue being made of laurel-wood. Greek
God Name: Daphne Greek A fair maiden who is mixed up with various traditions about Apollo. According to Pausanias she was an Oreas and an ancient priestess of the Delphic oracle to which she had been appointed by Ge. Diodorus describes her as the daughter of Teiresias, who is better known by the name of Manto. Greek
God Name: Daphnis Greek A Sicilian hero, to whom the invention of bucolic poetry is ascribed. He is called a son of Hermes by a nymph, or merely the beloved of Hermes. Ovid calls him an Idaean shepherd; but it does not follow from this that Ovid connected him with either the Phrygian or the Cretan Ida, since Ida signifies any woody mountain. Greek
God Name: Darago Philippines Goddess of fire and volcanos. Philippines
God Name: Daramulum Australia Lunar being and mediator between the creator and humans. Australia
God Name: Darbas India "The Tearers". Rakshasas and other destructive demons.
God Name: Dardanus Greek A son of Zeus and Electra, the daughter of Atlas. He was the brother of Jasus, Jasius, Jason, or Jasion, Aetion and Harmonia, and his native place in the various traditions is Arcadia, Crete, Troas, or Italy. Dardanus is the mythical ancestor of the Trojans, and through them of the Romans. It is necessary to distinguish between the earlier Greek legends and the later ones which we meet with in the poetry of Italy. Greek
God Name: Dark Angel Hebrew The angel who wrestled with Jacob the Book of Genesis in the Old Testament. There has long been question as to which angel was sent to wrestle Jacob. Hebrew
God Name: Darkness Angel of Christian Often said to be Satan or the fallen Lucifer. Christian
God Name: Daronwy Wales This god appears only in the songs/ book of Taleisin
God Name: Darzamat Latvia Goddess of the gardens. Latvia
God Name: Dashizhi China Goddess of knowledge. China
God Name: Dasim Arabic A son of Iblis, a jinn, who causes hatred between husband and wife. Arabic
God Name: Daspi Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God Name: Dasyllius Greek The giver of foliage. Greek
God Name: Datin Arabic A deity worshipped in pre-Islamic northern Arabia. Datin was an oracular deity also associated with oaths and justice. Arabic
God Name: Datt Enochian A minor angel. Enochian
God Name: Daunus Greek A son of Pilumnus and Danae, was married to Venilia.
God Name: Davas Persia Malevolent spirits. Persia
God Name: Davas/ Daevas/ Devas/ Devs Persia Rather malevolent spirits
God Name: Davy Jones's Locker Indian I.e. he is dead. Jones is a corruption of Jonah, the prophet, who was thrown into the sea. Locker, in seaman's phrase, means any receptacle for private stores; and duffy is a ghost or spirit among the West Indian negroes. So the whole phrase is, "He is gone to the place of safe keeping, where duffy Jonah was sent to."
God Name: Daya Hindu/ Puranic A goddess who oddly enough is considered a minor aspect of the god of Visnu
God Name: Dayan Borneo Goddess of fire. Borneo
God Name: Dayang Raca Borneo A goddess of fire
God Name: Dazhbog Slavic God of the sky, wealth and war. Slavic
God Name: Dazhbog/ Dabog/ Dazbog Slavic A god of the sky, wealth & war
God Name: Dazimus Sumeria Goddess of healing. Sumeria
God Name: Dea Matrona / Deae Matres Deae Matrones British Dea Matrona aka Deae Matres Deae Matrones, Mother goddesses, who in many areas was worshipped as a triple goddess. British
God Name: Deae Matres Britain The mother goddesses, a triune of earth goddesses
God Name: Death Angel of Pan-religions The appointed servant of God, with the task of bringing an end, at the appointed time, to the lives of humans. Pan-cultural. Pan-religions
God Name: Debata Toba-Batak Sumatra Word used to denote an individual god/divine power. Sumatra
God Name: Debena Czechoslovakia A goddess of the forests
God Name: Debena Slavic Goddess of hunting and forests. Slavic
God Name: Dechtere aka Dechtire Ireland Goddess who alternately takes on the images of maiden, mother and crone. Ireland
God Name: Dechtere/ Dechtire Irish A trinity unto herself
God Name: Decima Roman Goddess of birth who watches over the pregnancy, one of the Parcae, the personifications of destiny. Roman
God Name: Dedun aka Dedwen Egypt God who was the lord and giver of incense, depicted as a lion. Egypt
God Name: Dedun/ Dewden Egypt A god that was the lord & giver of incense
God Name: Dedwin Nubian a god of riches & incense that was nailed by the Egyptians
God Name: Degei Fiji God of the Kauvadra hills who interrogates the souls of the dead and punishes the souls of lazy people while rewarding those of hard working people. Fiji
God Name: Dei Judicium Latin The judgment of God; so the judgment by ordeals was called, because it was supposed that God would deal rightly with the appellants. Latin
God Name: Dei Lucrii Roman Early gods of wealth, profit, commerce and trade. They were later subsumed by Mercury. Roman
God Name: Deianeira Greek A daughter of Althaea by Oeneus, Dionysus, or Dexamenus (Apollodorus i), and a sister of Meleager. Greek
God Name: Deianira Greek Wife of Hercules, and the inadvertent cause of his death. Nessos told her that anyone to whom she gave a shirt steeped in his blood, would love her with undying love; she gave it to her husband, and it caused him such agony that he burnt himself to death on a funeral pile. Deianira killed herself for grief. Greek
God Name: Deidameia Greek 1. A daughter of Bellerophontes and wife of Evander, by whom she became the mother of Sarpedon. Homer calls her Laodameia. 2. A daughter of Lycomedes in the island of Scyrus. When Achilles was concealed there in maiden's attire, Deidameia became by him the mother of Pyrrhus or Neoptolemus, and, according to others, of Oneirus also. (Apollodorus iii) 3. The wife of Peirithous, who is commonly called Hippodameia. Greek
God Name: Deima Greek The personification of fear. She was represented in the form of a fearful woman on the tomb of Medeia's children at Corinth. Greek
God Name: Deimas Greek A son of Dardanus and Chryse and brother of Idaeus, who when his family and a part of the Arcadian population emigrated, remained behind in Arcadia. Greek
God Name: Deimos Greek The god of terror & panic
God Name: Deion Greek A son of Aeolus and Enarete, was king in Phocis and husband of Diomede, by whom he became the father of Asteropeia, Aenetus, Actor, Phylacus, and Cephalus. After the death of his brother, Salmoneus, he took his daughter Tyro into his house, and gave her in marriage to Cretheus. His name occurs also in the form Deioneus. Greek
God Name: Deiphobe Greek A daughter of the seer Glaucus and one of the Cumaean Sibyls. (Aeneid Book IV) Greek
God Name: Deiphobus Greek 1. A son of Priam and Hecabe, was next to Hector the bravest among the Trojans. When Paris, yet unrecognized, came to his brothers, and conquered them all in the contest for his favourite bull, Deiphobus drew his sword against him, and Paris fled to the altar of Zeus Herceius.
God Name: Deiphontes Greek A son of Antimachus, and husband of Hyrnetho, the daughter of Temenus the Heracleide, by whom he became the father of Antimenes, Xanthippus, Argeius, and Orsobia.
God Name: Deive Latvia The supreme god. The same word refers to the Christian deity in modern Latvian. In ancient Latvian mythology, Dievs was not just the father of the gods, he was the essence of them all. Latvia
God Name: Dekla Latvia One of a trinity of fate goddesses that included her sisters Karta and Laima. Latvia
God Name: Delectable Mountains s In Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, are a range of mountains from which the "Celestial City" may be seen. They are in Immanuel's land, and are covered with sheep, for which Immanuel had died.
God Name: Delhan Arabic An ostrich riding demoniacal being who inhabits the islands of the seas who eats the flesh of shipwrecked seamen. Arabic
God Name: Delias Greek The sacred vessel made by Theseus and sent annually from Athens to Delos. This annual festival lasted 30 days, during which no Athenian could be put to death, and as Socrates was condemned during this period his death was deferred till the return of the sacred vessel. The ship had been so often repaired that not a stick of the original vessel remained at the time, yet was it the identical ship. So the body changes from infancy to old age, and though no single particle remains constant, yet the man 6 feet high is identical with his infant body a span long. Greek
God Name: Delling [Dayspring] Norse The father of Day. Norse
God Name: Delos Greek A floating island made fast to the bottom of the sea by Poseidon. Apollo having become possessor of it by exchange, made it his favourite retreat. It is one of the Cyclades.
God Name: Delphian Oracle Greek The most famous oracle in the world. The oracles were given forth by a priestess, the Pythia, who seated herself upon a golden tripod above a chasm, whence issued mephitic vapours. Greek
God Name: Deluges Chinese The principle ones are: the deluge of Fohi, Chinese. The Satyavrata, of the Indians; the Xisuthrus, of the Assyrians; the Mexican deluge; Noah's Flood and the Greek deluges of Deucalion and Ogyges.
God Name: Demeter Greek One of the great divinities of the Greeks. The name Demeter is supposed by some to be the same as mother earth, while others consider Deo, which is synonymous with Demeter and as derived from the Cretan word barley, so that Demeter would be the mother or giver of barley or of food generally. Greek
God Name: Demi-Gods Greek The "half-gods", is used to describe mythological figures or heroes such as Hercules, Achilles, Castor and Pollux, etc. Sons of mortals and gods or goddesses, they raised themselves to the standard of gods by their acts of bravery.
God Name: Demiurge Platonists The mysterious agent which made the world and all that it contains. The Logos or Word spoken of by St. John, in the first chapter of his gospel, is the Demiurgus of Platonising Christians. In the Gnostic systems, Jehovah (as an eon or emanation of the Supreme Being) is the Demiurge. Platonists
God Name: Demo Greek A name of Demeter. It also occurs as a proper name of other mythical beings, such as the Cumaean Sibyl and a daughter of Celeus and Metaneira, who, together with her sisters, kindly received Demeter at the well Callichoros in Attica. Greek
God Name: Demogorgon Christian Often ascribed to Greek mythology, is actually an invention of Christian scholars, imagined as the name of a pagan god or demon, associated with the underworld and envisaged as a powerful primordial being, whose very name had been taboo.
God Name: Demonassa Greek 1. The wife of Irus, and mother of Eurydamas and Eurytion. (Argonautica) 2. A daughter of Amphiaraus and Eriphyle, was the wife of Thersander, by whom she became the mother of Tisamenus. 3. The mother of Aegialus by Adrastus. Greek
God Name: Demophon Greek The youngest son of Celeus and Metaneira, who was entrusted to the care of Demeter. He grew up under her without any human food, being fed by the goddess with her own milk, and ambrosia. During the night she used to place him in fire to secure to him eternal youth ; but once she was observed by Metaneira, who disturbed, the goddess by her cries, and the child Demophon was consumed by the flames. Greek
God Name: Demurge Gnostic "artisan" or "craftsman" the Creator or Maker of the world. Gnostic
God Name: Dena Persia Goddess the daughter of Ahura Mazda. Persia
God Name: Dendrites Greek The god of the tree, a surname of Dionysus, which has the same import as Dasyllius, the giver of foliage. Greek
God Name: Dendritis Greek The goddess of the tree, occurs as a surname of Helen at Rhodes, and the following story is related to account for it. After the death of Menelaus, Helen was driven from her home by two natural sons of her husband. She fled to Rhodes, and sought the protection of her friend Polyxo, the widow of Tlepolemus. But Polyxo bore Helen a grudge, since her own husband Tlepolemus had fallen a victim in the Trojan war. Accordingly, once while Helen was bathing, Polyxo sent out her servants in the disguise of the Erinnyes, with the command to hang Helen on a tree.
God Name: Dendritus Greek A goddess of the tree
God Name: Deng Sudan God of rain. Dinka, Sudan
God Name: Deng Dinka/ Neur Sudan A god of rain
God Name: Deo Hindu Originally the term for the thirty-three great divinities. Hindu
God Name: Deo Qui Vias Et Semitas Britain Deo Qui Vias Et Semitas Commentus Est. 'The God who Invented Roads and Pathways' is mentioned on a single altarstone in Britain.
God Name: Deohako Seneca Collective name of the three daughters of the Earth Mother. Seneca
God Name: Deosil s Clockwise. The term used to refer to the direction of a witch's dance or Circle-casting.
God Name: Deputy Angels Jewish Certain angels who, in Jewish lore and magic, act as spirit servants. Jewish scholar Eleazar of Worms declared them to be entirely good.
God Name: Dercetius Roman God of mountains Roman/Iberia/Hispanic
God Name: Derceto Greek A goddess of fertility
God Name: Derceto Greek Goddess of fertility and mermaids. Greek
God Name: Dercynus Greek A son of Poseidon and brother of Albion. Greek
God Name: Derketo Chaldea Goddess of the moon associated with fertility. Chaldea
God Name: Derrhiatis Sparta A surname of Artemis, which she derived from the town of Derrhion on the road from Sparta to Arcadia.
God Name: Derzelas Dacian God of health and human spirit's vitality, also known under the names of Great God Gebeleizis, Derzis or the Thracian Knight.
God Name: Descended into hell Greek Means the place of the dead. (Anglo-Saxon, helan, to cover or conceal, like the Greek "Hades," the abode of the dead, from the verb a-cido, not to see. In both cases it means "the unseen world" or "the world concealed from sight." The god of this nether world was called "Hades" by the Greeks, and "Hel" or "Hela" by the Scandinavians. In some counties of England to cover in with a roof is "to hell the building," and thatchers or tilers are termed "helliers."
God Name: Despina Greek Or Despoena, the daughter of Poseidon and Demeter after they mated disguised as horses. Despoena, the ruling goddess or the mistress, occurs as a surname of several divinities, such as Aphrodite, Demeter and Persephone. Greek
God Name: Despoena Greek 1. A goddess of fruit. A daughter of Demeter and Poseidon. Known as Pomona to the Romans 2. The ruling goddess or the mistress, occurs as a surname of several divinities, such as Aphrodite, Demeter and Persephone. Greek
God Name: Destroying Angel Roman Another name for the angel of destruction, aka the angel of death.
God Name: Destruction Angels Jewish A fearsome type of angel who descends to the earth to inflict terrible suffering upon the wicked and in need of punishment. Jewish
God Name: Deucalion Greek Son of Prometheus and Clymene. He was king in Phthia, and married to Pyrr. When Zeus, after the treatment he had received from Lycaon, had resolved to destroy the degenerate race of men who inhabited the earth, Deucalion, on the advice of his father, built a ship, and carried into it stores of provisions and when Zeus sent a flood all over Hellas, which destroyed all its inhabitants, Deucalion and Pyrrha alone were saved. Greek
God Name: Deus Coelestis Libya Another name of Baal Hamon. Libya
God Name: Deus Munificentissimus Roman Latin for "The most bountiful God"
God Name: Deus ex machina Roman The intervention of a god, or some unlikely event. Literally, it means "a god let down upon the stage or flying in the air by machinery."
God Name: Deva Hindu/Puranic/Vedic Generic name of a god. Hindu/Puranic/Vedic
God Name: Devaki Hindu/Puranic/Epic Mother goddess. Hindu/Puranic/Epic
God Name: Devala Hindu Music personified as female. Hindu
God Name: Devana Czechoslovakia/ Slavic A goddess of the hunt
God Name: Devananda Jain Mother goddess of happiness and joy. Jain
God Name: Devaputra Buddhist Designation for the lower ranked gods. Buddhist
God Name: Devas India Some gods at perpetual war with the demons
God Name: Devas India Some gods at perpetual war with the demons. India
God Name: Devas aka daeva Hindu A type of celestial being that appears in both Persian mythology and Hinduism. Named after a Sanskrit word meaning "god," the deva emerged in Hindu teachings as a spiritual being, serving the supreme beings.
God Name: Devasena Hindu/Puranic Goddess. Hindu/Puranic
God Name: Devata Hindu The gods in general or, as most frequently used, the whole body of inferior gods. Hindu
God Name: Devel Gypsy Highest being/god. Gypsy
God Name: Devel/ Del Gypsy The highest being/ god
God Name: Deverra Roman One of the three symbolic beings, Pilumnus, Intercidona, and Deverra, whose influence was sought by the Romans at the birth of a child, as a protection for the mother against the vexations of Sylvanus. Roman
God Name: Devi Hindu A twelve armed warrior goddess
God Name: Devi Hindu Twelve armed warrior goddess. Hindu
God Name: Devi Hindu The consort of Siva and daughter of Himavat, the Himalaya Mountains. As the female energy of Siva she considered either as a beneficent or as a malignant deity. Hindu
God Name: Devi India These are female deities
God Name: Devi Russia Giants, usually believed to be evil beings. Russia
God Name: Devil Christian The supreme spirit of evil, the tempter and spiritual enemy of mankind, the foe of God and holiness. Jewish and Christian
God Name: 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.
God Name: Devil's Arrows Britain Three Druid stones near Boroughbridge. Britain