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List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
Ha Egypt A god of the deserts to the west of Egypt
Ha Wen Neyu Iroquois The great spirit of the Iroquois.
Haapkemnas Takelma The god from before time and the creator of all things. Takelma
Haar Norse The High One, applied to Odin. Norse
Habetrot Anglo-Celtic Goddess of healing and spinning and all who wore the clothing she made would never fall ill. Anglo-Celtic
Habetrot Celtic A goddess of spell casting on the wheel of the year
Habiesso Africa A god of thunder
Habioro Enochian A sub-angelic Watchtower leader in the East. Enochian
Habondia aka Habonde Anglo-Celtic Goddess of abundance and prosperity. Anglo-Celtic
Habondia/ Abondia/ Abunciada/ Habonde Britain A goddess of abundance & prosperity
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Habuiri West Indies A creator and sky god who make plants grow. West Indies
Habundia Scotland Queen of the White Ladies.
Hacauitz Mayan Mountains god Mayan
Hacha'kyum Maya/ Lacandon The god of the real people
Hachacyum Mexico The creator and principle deity of the Lacandon. Mexico
Hachacyum/ Nohochacyum Maya The creator the world who was helped by three other gods
Hachiman Japan A god of war that was based on an actual emperor, his sacred animal is the dove
Hachiman/ Hime-Gami/ Hime-O-Kami Japan/ Shinto A god of war & peace
Hadad Syria A god of storms, thunder and lightning, he also worked part-time as a sky and sun god and a protecter of the harvest. Syria
Hadad/ El Canaan/ Semite The god of lightning, thunder & storms
Hadakai India Goddess of health and Rabies India
Hades Greek Or Pluton, Pluto, Plouton, Dis (Roman), and Aidoneus, the god of the lower world; Plato observes that people preferred calling him Pluton (the giver of wealth) to pronouncing the dreaded name of Hades or Aides. Hence we find that in ordinary life and in the mysteries the name Pluton became generally established, while the poets preferred the ancient name Aides or the form Pluteus. Greek
Hades/ Pluto Greek A god of death & one of the Olympian gods
Hae Soon Korea Goddess of war Korea
Haemon Greek 1. A son of Pelasgus and father of Thessalus. The ancient name of Thessaly, viz. Haemonia, or Aemonia, was believed to have been derived from him.
Haepuru New Zealand A god of the heavens and part of a trinity who, along with Roiho and Roake fashioned the first human female. New Zealand
Hafoza Jate God of thunder and lightning. Jate
Hag Greek A female fury.
Hagno Greek An Arcadian nymph, who is said to have brought up Zeus. Greek
Hah Egypt This is the god that was the bearer of heaven, a personification of infinity & eternity
Hahana Ku Mayan Messenger god. Mayan
Hahgwehdaetgan Iroquois the evil twin brother of Hahgwehdiyu. Iroquois
Hahgwehdiyu Iroquois The creator god; he planted a single maize plant in his mother's body. This single plant grew and was a gift to mankind. Iroquois
Haikili Hawaii The god of thunder.Hawaii Polynesian
Haili'la Haida/ PNW A plague god associated with small pox. Interesting history. Cool
Hainuwele Indonesia 'The Coconut Girl' who, when she "answered the call of nature" excreted valuable items. She was killed and buried by villagers but her boyfriend exhumed the corpse and cut it into pieces which he then re-buried around the village. These pieces grew into the various tuberous plants, giving origin to the principle foods the people of Indonesia have enjoyed ever since. Seram, New Guinea
Haiyococab Aztec The Aztec "Water Over Earth," from which "the Earth-upholding gods escaped when the world was destroyed by a deluge.
Haka Polynesia The goddess who, along with her husband Tetoo, created the sky and the earth. Polynesia
Hakahotu Polynesia The Earth Mother and guiding feminine principle. Polynesia
Hakui Shinto A god who imbued his followers with a vigorous spirit and the will to fight enemies Shinto
Hala Guinea The sky god of the Kisi. Guinea
Halahala Hindu The name of a poison created from the sea when Devas and Asuras churned the sea in order to obtain Amrita, the nectar of immortality. Hindu
Halakwulup Tierra del Fuego A sky god whose eyes are the sun and the moon. Tierra del Fuego
Halboredja Arizona God of the sun, justice and victory. Arizona
Haldi Urart Armenia Tutelary god Armenia
Halia Greek A sister of the Telchines in Rhodes, by whom Poseidon had six sons and one daughter, Rhodos or Rhode, from whom the island of Rhodes received its name. Halia, after leaping into the sea, received the name of Leucothea, and was worshipped as a divine being by the Rhodians. Greek
Haliacmon Greek A son of Oceanus and Tethys, was a river god of Macedonia.
Haliartus Greek A son of Thersander, and grandson of Sisyphus, founded the town of Haliartus in Boeotia. He is further said to have been adopted with Coronus by Athamas
Halimede Greek One of the Nereides. Greek
Halios Greek The name of two mythical personages, one a Lycian, who was slain by Odysseus and the other a son of Alcinous and Arete. Greek
Halios or Halius Greek The name of two mythical personages, one a Lycian, who was slain by Odysseus and the other a son of Alcinous and Arete.
Halirrhothius Greek A son of Poseidon and Euryte. He attempted by violence to seduce Alcippe, the daughter of Ares and Agraulos, but he was taken by surprise by Ares, who killed him. Greek
Halitherses Greek A son of Mastor of Ithaca. He was a soothsayer. Greek
Halki Hittite God of barley and grain. Hittite
Hallinskid Norse Another name of the god Heimdal. The possessor of the learning way. Norse
Halmus Greek A son of Sisyphus, and father of Chryse and Chrysogeneia. He was regarded as the founder of the Boeotian town of Halmones. Greek
Halsodyne Greek That is, "the sea-fed," or the sea-born goddess, occurs as a surname of Amphitrite and Thetys. Greek
Haltia Finnish Goddess of healing Finnish/Ugric
Ham Ziwa Nazorean The male counterpart to the occult Tanna. Means: "radiance glowed". Early Nazorean
Ham vareti Persia The departed soul of a hero who hangs around to help and protect his descendants. Persia
Hamadryad Greek A wood-nymph. Each tree has its own wood-nymph, who dies when the tree dies. Greek
Hamadryades Greek/ Roman Tree spirits whose existence is restricted to the tree that the guard when it dies they die
Hamadryads Roman/Greek Nymphs of trees supposed to live in forest-trees, and die when the tree dies. The nymphs of fruit-trees were called Melides or Hamamelids. Roman/Greek
Hamadryas Greek A daughter of Oreios who was the mother of eight Hamadryad nymphs by her brother Oxylus
Hamavehae Roman Trinity of mother goddesses Roman/Rhineland
Hambwira Wisconsin The sun god who wanders from land of Winnebago in search for truth. Wisconsin
Hamedicu Huron The supteme and most High god. Huron
Hameh Arabian In mythology, a bird formed from the blood near the brains of a murdered man. This bird cries "Iskoonee!" (Give me drink!), meaning drink of the murderer's blood; and this it cries incessantly till the death is avenged, when it flies away. Arabian
Hamendiju India The Great Sky Spirit who watches over the people to see that no harm came to them.
Hami-Yasu-Hime Japan Goddess of potters Japan/Shinto
Hammon Libya A god of the dead son
Hammon aka Ammon Libya An oracle god who had the shape of a ram. This was taken over by the Egyptians, who identified the god with their supreme god Amun; they called god of the oracle 'Amun of Siwa, lord of good counsel'. Libya
Hamskerper [Hide-hardener] Norse A horse; the sire of Hofvarpner, which was Gnaa's horse. Norse
Han India The black of darkness who was banished to the underworld then became the nighttime. Plains Indians
Han Xiang-Zhi China/Taoist Immortal being, there were eight. And here they are: Kao Kuo-Zhu; He Xian-Ku; Lan Kai-He; Li Thieh-Kuai; Lu Tong-Pin; Zhang Kuo-Lao; Zhong-Li Kuan. China/Taoist
Hana Norse God of silence. Norse
Hananim Korea The most ancient supreme god presiding over the affairs of heaven and earth. Korea
Hanghepi Dakota God of the moon. Dakota
Hanghepi Wi Dakota The Moon god
Hani-Yasu-Hiko Japan/Shinto God of potters. Japan/Shinto
Hani[s] Mesopotamia/ Babylon/ Akkadia A minor god
Hanis Sumerian A small-time god who, along with Sullat will escort Adad when he brings the flood. Sumerian
Hannahanna Hittite Mother Goddess who recommends to the Storm-god that he pay the Sea-god the bride-price for the Sea-god's daughter on her wedding to Telipinu. Hittite
Hannahannas Hittite/ Hurrian the mother goddess
Hano Bella Coola A goddess of teaching
Hanoona Wilapona Mexico The Sun-father of the Zuni Indians. New Mexico
Hansa Hindu/Puranic The name, according to the Bhagavata Purana, of the "One Caste" when there were as yet no varieties of caste, but verily "one Veda, one Deity and one Caste". Hindu/Puranic
Hanuman Hindu A celestial being, named Punjikasthala, who, due to a curse, was born on the earth as a female vanara. The curse was to be removed on her giving birth to an incarnation of Lord Shiva. Hindu
Hanuman/ Hanumat Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic Chief minister & general of the monkey people as well as a patron saint of learning
Hanumat Hindu The fleet-footed manifestation of wind. Hindu
Hanwasuit Hittite Tutelary goddess of of the throne, kings received their mandate from her Hittite
Hanwi Plains Goddess of the dawn and twilight, the most beautiful of all beings. Plains
Hao Ethiopia God who resided in the river. Ethiopia
Hao Ch'iu China God of the heart China
Hao Janjero Ethiopia A god that resided in the river Gibe
Haokah Lakota Haokah is a god of thunder and lightning. His emotions are portrayed opposite the norm; he laughs when he is sad and cries when he is happy. In art, he is depicted as having two horns. Lakota
Haoma Iran A plant that suffered the indignity of being deified, its sap was an intoxicating drink used in a sacrificial ceremonies
Hapantalli Egypt God of the Nile, fish, barley, grain, herbs, water, dew, and fertility. Egypt
Hapantalli aka Hapantalliyas Irsirra He took his place at the Moon-god's side when he fell from heaven on the 'kilammar'. Irsirra
Hapantalli/ Hapi/ Hapy Egypt A god of the Nile, fish, barley, grain, herbs, water, dew, & fertility
Hapantalliyas/ Hapantalli Hittite He took his place at the moon god's side
Hapi Egypt A god that protected the the lungs of the dead
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
Hapmouche French The giant flycatcher. He invented the art of drying and smoking neats' tongues. French
Hapy Egypt A deification of the annual flood of the Nile River. Egypt
Har Scandinavian The first person of the Scandinavian Trinity, which consists of Har (the Mighty), the Like Mighty, and the Third Person. This Trinity is called "The Mysterious Three," and they sit on three thrones above the Rainbow. The next in order are the Aesir, of which Odin, the chief, lives in Asgard, on the heavenly hills between Earth and the Rainbow. The third order is the Vanir - the gods of the ocean, air, and clouds - of which Van Niord is the chief. Har has already passed his ninth incarnation; in his tenth he will take the forms first of a peacock, and then of a horse, when all the followers of Mahomet will be destroyed.
Har-pi-kruti Egyptian Form of the Egyptian god Horus, as a child sitting on his mother's knee.
Hara Hindu/Puranic Avatar of Siva. Hindu/Puranic
Hara-Yama-Tsu-Mi Japan/Shinto God of mountains concerned with the wooded mountain slopes. Japan/Shinto
Harachte Egypt God of the morning sun. Egypt
Harakhte or Harakhtes Egypt The Sun God and mythical first pharaoh, son of Isis and Osiris. Represented as falcon headed god he was later absorbed by Ra. Egypt
Harakhti Egypt Form of the god Horus. Egypt
Harbard Norse The name assumed by Odin in the Lay of Harbard. Norse
Hardaul Hindu The patron of unmarried girls and brides who ensures respectively the marriage and wellbeing in the married life. Hindu
Harendotes Egypt A very young and very combative aspect of the Horus god, who is included in the Texts of the Pyramids. Egypt
Hari India A name of Vishnu as a solar deity. India
Harihara India Twin divinity composed of Visnu and Siva. India
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
Harimella Scotland A Goddess of protection; of Tungrain origin. Scotland
Harimella/ Viradechthis Scotland A goddess of Tungrain origin
Harisu New Guinea The benevolent and invisible great god who is the source of all good. New Guinea
Hariti Buddhist A plague goddess associated with smallpox
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
Harmachis Greek Another form of the Egyptian god Horus
Harmeti Egypt The tutelary god of Seden, a form of Horus
Harmonia Greek A daughter of Ares and Aphrodite, or, according to others, of Zeus and Electra, the daughter of Atlas, in Samothrace. When Athena assigned to Cadmus the government of Thebes, Zeus gave him Harmoia for his wife, and all the gods of Olympus were present at the marriage. Cadmus on that day made her a present of a peplus and a necklace, which he had received either from Hephaestus or from Europa. Greek
Harmonia's Robe Greek On the marriage of Harmonia, Vulcan, to avenge the infidelity of her mother, made the bride a present of a robe dyed in all sorts of crimes, which infused wickedness and impiety into all her offspring. Both Harmonia and Cadmos, after having suffered many misfortunes, and seen their children a sorrow to them, were changed into serpents. Greek
Haro Melanesia The sun god whose wife, Taio, is the moon. Melanesia
Haroeris Greek Another form of the Egyptian god Horus, but this time as an adult
Haronga Maori A sky god and the father of Ra the sun and Marama the moon. Maori
Haroot and Maroot Hebrew Two angels who, in consequence of their want of compassion to man, are susceptible of human passions, and are sent upon earth to be tempted. They were at one time kings of Babel, and are still the teachers of magic and the black arts. Hebrew
Harpina Greek A daughter of Asopus, from whom the town of Harpina or Harpinna in Elis was believed to have derived its name. She became by Ares the mother of Oenomaus. Greek
Harpocrates Greek The Greek form of the Egyptian god Har-pi-kruti (Horus the Child), made by the Greeks and Romans the god of silence. This arose from a pure misapprehension. It is an Egyptian god, and was represented with its "finger on its mouth," to indicate youth, but the Greeks thought it was a symbol of silence. Greek
Harpokrates Greek Another form of the Egyptian god Horus, as a child sitting on his mother's knee
Harpre Egypt God whose job was to protect the king from illness and misfortune. Egypt
Harpyia Greek That is, "the swift robbers," are, in the Homeric poems, nothing but personified storm winds. Homer mentions only one by name, viz. Podarge, who was married to Zephyrus, and gave birth to the two horses of Achilles, Xanthus and Balius. Greek
Harrimiah Australian The abused twin brother of Perindi, buries himself in the sand and is watched over by the wattle and apple trees. Australian
Harsa Hindu Goddess Hindu
Harsaphes Egypt Ram-headed god of fertility and water Egypt/Greek
Harsaphes Egypt God of Herakleopolis, represented with ram's head. Harsaphes was eventually assimilated with Osiris and Re. Egypt
Harsiese[s] Egypt A form of the god Horus, especially as the child of Isis & Osiris
Harsieses Egypt Form of the god Horus, especially as the child of Isis and Osiris. Egypt
Harsomtus Egypt From the Greek, indicating a form of Horus as a child. Harsomtus unifies northern and southern Egypt. At the Edfu Temple, he is identified as the offspring of Horus the elder and Hathor.
Harti Japan/China Demoness whom Buddha converted to a goddess who protects children instead of eating them. Japan/China
Haru-pa-khart Egypt Harpocrates God of the rising sun. Horus the Child, son of Isis and Osiris, originally a god of youth and vigor, later taking on the aspects of the Sun-god. At Mendes he was the son of Hat-mehit. Egypt
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
Hasam[m]eli Hittite He is the god of blacksmiths & of the craft of wrought-iron
Hasameli Hittite God of blacksmiths and of the craft of wrought-iron. Hittite
Hasamelis Hittite God who can protect travelers Hittite/Hurrian
Hasibwari Melanesia The supreme being, a winged serpent with a human head who created a woman from red clay and baked her in heat of the sun. When the woman was dry a man was made from her rib. Melanesia
Hasta Hindu Minor benevolent goddess of fortune Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Hastbaka Navaho Oldest male of the spirits Navaho
Hastebaad Navaho Chief of the female spirits Navaho
Hastehogan Navaho Chief male spirit of the house Navaho
Hastseltsi Navaho Male spirit of racing. Navaho
Hastseoltoi Navaho Female spirit of hunting Navaho
Hastseyalti Navaho Talking God, God of the dawn and the eastern sky. Navaho
Hastsezini Navaho Male spirit of fire Navaho
Hatala Borneo The creator of the earth which he poured out of head of Naga Busai, the serpent in the primeval water. Borneo
Hatan Philippines The head honcho who made the laws of the sky world and rules it. Philippines
Hatartstl Chabatta Nootka The god whose name must never be spoken. Nootka
Hatasa Buddhist Horse goddess Buddhist
Hatdastsisi Navaho Benevolent male spirit who helps cure disease Navaho
Hathor Egypt "The Beautiful Face In The Boat For Thousands Of Years". Goddess of procreation, sexuality, romance, trees, poetry, music, alcohol, childbirth, infants, death, fertility, love, marriage, beauty, joy and the sky. Egypt
Hatmehyt Egypt Hatmehit. Goddess of fertility and guardian of fish and fishermen. Egypt
Hatmehyt/ Hatmehit Egypt The fertility & guardian goddess of fish & fisherman
Hatshepsut Egypt Goddess of justice Egypt
Hatti Hindu A plague goddess associated with cholera
Hatti Hindu Plague goddess associated with cholera Hindu
Hatti Hittite Throne goddess Hittite
Hatuibwari Islands A winged serpent with a human head, four eyes and four breasts and he suckled all he created. Solomon Islands
Haubas Arabia God worshipped in pre-Islamic southern Arabia, particularly Sheba. Haubas's advice was often sought via consultation with oracles.
Haubas/ Hobas SArabia A god that may be a particular form of Attar
Hauhet Egypt Primordial goddess, one of the Ogboad Egypt
Hauhet Egypt Female form of Huh, one of the initial primeval pairs representing the infinity of space. Egypt
Haukim SArabia A local god thought to be concerned with arbitration & the law
Haukim and Anbay Arabic Haukim and Anbay were oracular judge-gods and divine administrerors of justice. Arabic
Haumea Hawaii A goddess of fertility and childbirth. With Kane Milohai, she is the mother of Pele, Ka-moho-ali'i, Namaka, Pere, Kapo and Hi'iaka. She was a powerful sorceress and gave birth to many creatures; some after turning herself into a young woman to marry her children and grandchildren. She was finally killed by Kaulu. Hawaii
Haumia Maori The god of wild or uncultivated foods. Haumia was a son of Rangi and Papa, and agreed to the forced separation of his parents. Because of this he was subjected to the fury of his brother Tawhirimatea, god of winds and storms, who would have killed him if their mother had not hidden him in her body. Maori
Haumiatiketike Maori Vegetation god Polynesia/Maori
Haumiatiketike/ Haumia Polynesia/ Maori A vegetation God
Hauran-Hauraran Jordan Hauran-Hauraran - A flourishing vine of life in the Jordan by whom Yawar raised up Uthras. Early Nazorean
Haurun Canaan Fiery earth god Canaan
Haurvatat Zoroastrian One of the spirits, it is associated with life after death. Zoroastrian
Havaki Siberia The sun god of the Tungus. Siberia
Havea Lolo Fonua Polynesia Goddess of intercourse Polynesia
Havgan Welsh Minor Welsh god who vied for the kingship of the Otherworld
Hawa Kasia Nazorean The counterpart to Adam Kasia. Early Nazorean
Hawa Pagria Nazorean The wife of Adam (Eve). Early Nazorean
Hawenniyu Iroquois Great Spirit who gives the gifts of the earth. From a buckskin pouch he takes the sacred Indian tobacco and sprinkling it on the fire for incense makes certain motions of his hands toward the sky. Sometimes he will fan the fire with a turkey wing fan. Iroquois
Haya-Ji Japan God of the winds Japan/Shinto
Hayagriva Buddhist Patron god of horses Buddhist/Tibet
Hayagriva Hindu Incarnation of Vishnu Hindu/Puranic/Epic
Hayagriva Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic The most important incarnation of Vishnu
Hayasa Hindu Horse god, could be Hayangriva in disguise Hindu
Hayasum Nazorean May the Name of Kusta Live and Be With You Always. Nazorean
Hayye Kadmaya Nazorean 'Primal Life', First Life Early Nazorean
Hayye Ptahil Nazorean The Fourth Life. Early Nazorean
Hayye Rabba Nazorean 'Great Life', Ultimate Male and Female Deities Early Nazorean
Hayye T'lithaye Nazorean The Third Life, Father of the Uthre. 'The Ancient'. Early Nazorean