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List of Gods
NameOriginDescription
God Name: U Blei Nong-thaw Assam The Supreme god of the Khasis. To the Khasi, life is God’s greatest gift and he therefore has to account for it in the hereafter. Assam
God Name: Ua-Ildak Mesopotamia Goddess responsible for pastures and grassland. Poplar trees are sacred to her. Mesopotamia
God Name: Uadjet Egypt Wadjit, Wedjet, originally a local city goddess she eventually became the patron goddess of the whole of Lower Egypt associated with the land.
God Name: Uairebhuidhe Ireland Bird goddess and possibly a goddess of death. Ireland
God Name: Ualare New Guinea The name for ancestors, ualare is that by which all sacred objects are designated. Certain animals are ualare, and as these were never injured or eaten. The Elema, Papuan Gulf, New Guinea
God Name: Uanari Venezuela Supreme god and creator who is constantly vying with the malevolent Kahu. Venezuela
God Name: Uarahiulu Brazil A stone being who was the wife of Darukavaitere and the mother of the sun and moon. Brazil
God Name: Uathach Ireland/Scotland Goddess who trained warriors. One of the mistresses of Cuchulain. Ireland/Scotland
God Name: Ubasi Nigeria The creator god of the Yako. Nigeria
God Name: Ubastet Egypt Originally viewed as the protector goddess of Lower Egypt, and consequently depicted as a fierce lion. Egypt
God Name: Ubelluris Hittite A mountain god who carried the western edge of the sky on his shoulders. Hittite
God Name: Ubertas Roman Minor god of agriculture associated with fruitfulness, fertility and prosperity. Roman
God Name: Ucchusma Buddhist Purifier of the defiled and who speaks with divine power. Buddhist
God Name: Uchoreus Greek A river god and the father of Memphis. Greek
God Name: Uchtsiti Acoma Your father, Uchtsiti made you, and it is he who has made the world, the sun which you have seen, the sky, and many other things which you will see. But Uchtsiti says the world is not yet completed, not yet satisfactory, as he wants it. This is the reason he has made you. Uchtsiti first made the world. He threw a clot of his own blood into space and by his power it grew and grew until it became the earth. Then Uchtsiti planted you in this and by it you were nourished as you developed. Acoma
God Name: Ucuetis Celtic A Celtic god who, along with his consort Bergusia, was venerated at Alesia in Burgundy. The divine couple are named on inscriptions of the Romano-Celtic period, and an image of a divine couple has been found on the same site, the male figure bearing a hammer, the female appearing as a goddess of prosperity.
God Name: Udadhikumara Jain Generic name of one of the group of deities called Bhavanvasi-nikaya. The Bhavanvasi-nikaya consists of the types: Asurakumara, Nagakumara, Vidyutkumara, Suparnakumara, Agnikumara, Vatakumara, Stanitakumara, Udadhikumara, Dvipakumara and Dikkumara. Jain
God Name: Udens Mate Latvia Mother of water, presided over small bodies of water such as wells and ponds. Latvia
God Name: Ueuecoyotl Aztec "old coyote", a renowned trickster fond of promiscuity, wild parties and jolly bonking. Aztec
God Name: Ugar Syria A messenger of Baal and an agriculture god. Syria
God Name: Ugaracandika Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A distinctive form of a goddess Durga
God Name: Ugatame New Guinea The omniscient, omnipotent, omnipresent creator. New Guinea
God Name: Ugatara Puranic Death goddess with a strange taste in hats. She is very fond of golden idols and buffalo sacrifices. Puranic
God Name: Ugayafukiaezu Japan A Japanese deity (kami) and the father of Japan's mythical first emperor, Emperor Jimmu.
God Name: Uhubaput Honduras The sun-god of the Sumus, their supreme deity. Honduras
God Name: Uitzilopchtli Aztec God of the incarnating of the sun at Midday. Aztec
God Name: Ukat India Goddess of good luck and whoever recites the 700 slokas of markand purana and asks for a specific boon, the goddess will grant it instantaneously. India
God Name: Uke Mochi Japan Goddess of food, she prepared a feast by facing the ocean and spitting out a fish, then she faced the forest and bountiful game spewed out of her mouth, finally turning to a rice paddy she coughed up a bowl of rice. Japan
God Name: Ukko Finnish God of rain storms, thunder, weather and the sky. Finnish
God Name: Ukko (old man) Finland The god of the sky and thunder, related to Thor (Estonian Taara).
God Name: Uks Akka Swedish Goddess of midwives who looks after newborn babies. Swedish
God Name: Ukupanipo Hawaii A shark god who controls the amount of fish close enough for the fisherman to catch. He occasionally adopted a human child who gains the power to transform into a shark. Hawaii
God Name: Ukur Babylon Underworld spirit of earth and water. Babylon
God Name: Ukur/ Kus Mesopotamia/ Babylon/ Akkadian A chthonic underworld god
God Name: Ulfrun Norse One of Heimdal's nine giant mothers. Norse
God Name: Uli Polynesia A forest goddess who also dabbles in sorcery. Polynesia
God Name: Uliliyassis Hittite Minor Hittite god who was invoked, before the invention of Viagra, to remove impotence.
God Name: Ulixes Greek Ulysses, Ulyxes. The Roman name for Odysseus, one of the principal Greek heroes in the Trojan war.
God Name: Ull/ Ullr Germanic/ Norse A god of archery, hunting & skis
God Name: Uller Norse God whose name meant "the brilliant one". Symbolizes oaths, pacts, duels, hunting, winter, and glory. Norse
God Name: Ullikummi Hurrian A giant stone monster, son of Kumarbi and the sea god's daughter. Hurrian
God Name: Ullr Norse A son of Sif and a stepson of Thor who appears to have been a major god in prehistoric times. Norse
God Name: Ulster Ireland Iubdan of the Faylinn, Ulster god Ireland
God Name: Ultor Roman The avenger, a surname of Mars, to whom Augustus built a temple at Rome in the forum.
God Name: Ulu'tuyar Egyptian "Thou Beautiful Power, thou Beautiful Rudder of the Northern Heaven, Power of Heaven, Opener of the Disk, thou Beautiful Rudder of the Northern Heaven" From the Egyptian Book of the Dead
God Name: Ulu'tuyar Ulu Toyo'n Yakut/ Cen Siberia A rather evil creator spirit
God Name: Ulupi Hindu One of Arjuna's wives who abducted him and carried him to the underworld. Hindu
God Name: Ulutuyer Ulu Toyon Siberia Ulu-Toyon. The chief of the 'dark' spirits is Ulutuyer-Ulu-Toyon, 'Onmipotent Lord'. He is always described as living in the western sky, and, in contrast to the inactive Art-Toyon-Aga, he is the personification of action and of the passions. Ulu-Toyon is not always harmful to men, for he gives to them one of his souls, sur, and defends them from the attacks of abassylar. The Yakut, Siberia
God Name: Uma Hindu Consort of Siva, famous for her defeat of the army of Chanda and Munda, two demons. She is represented as holding the head of Chanda in one of her four hands, and trampling on Munda. The heads of the army., strung into a necklace, adorn her body, and a girdle of the same surrounds her waist. Hindu
God Name: Umaj Bulgarian Proto-Bulgarian goddess of fertility.
God Name: Umaj Yakut Goddess of midwives, fertility, and birth. Yakut
God Name: Umashii-Ashi -Kabi-Hiko-Ji-No-Kami Japan/ Shinto A creator being formed from the reeds floating on the primordial waters
God Name: Umbanda Afro-Brazilian Afro-Brazilian religion that blends African traditions with Roman Catholicism,
God Name: Umlimo Africa The creator deity of the Amantebele (Zulu). South Africa
God Name: Umlungu Africa The invisible supreme being of the Lake Nyasi region. East Africa
God Name: Umubumbi Uganda The aspect of God as the creator, "the potter." The Gisu, Uganda
God Name: Umusemyi Burundi A creator god of the Barundi. Burundi
God Name: Umvelatanqi Africa Ukqamata. The supreme being of the Amakxosa. South Africa
God Name: Umvelinkwangi/ Umvelinqangi Zulu/ S Africa The sky god
God Name: Umvelinqangi Zulu The Sky God who has a voice like thunder and is known to send down lightning bolts. He descended from heaven to marry Uthlanga and created the primeval reeds from which Unkulunkulu emerged. Zulu
God Name: Una Christian Truth, so called because truth is one. She starts with St. George on his adventure, and being driven by a storm into "Wandering Wood," retires for the night to Hypocrisy's cell. St. George quits the cell, leaving Una behind. In her search for him she is caressed by a lion, who afterwards attends her. She next sleeps in the hut of Superstition, and next morning meets Hypocrisy dressed as St. George. As they journey together Sansloy meets them, exposes Hypocrisy, kills the lion, and carries off Una on his steed to a wild forest. Una fills the air with her shrieks, and is rescued by the fauns and satyrs, who attempt to worship her, but, being restrained, pay adoration to her ass. She is delivered from the satyrs and fauns by Sir Satyrane, and is told by Archimago that St. George is dead, but subsequently hears that he is the captive of Orgoglio. She goes to King Arthur for aid, and the king both slays Orgoglio and rescues the knight. Una, now takes St. George to the house of Holiness, where he is carefully nursed, and then leads him to Eden, where their union is consummated. Spenser: Faerie Queene
God Name: Undine Greek The water-nymph, who was created without a soul, like all others of her species. By marrying a mortal she obtained a soul, and with it all the pains and penalties of the human race. Greek
God Name: Unelanuhi Cherokee Goddess of the sun who invented hours and minutes. Cherokee
God Name: Ungamilia Australia Goddess of the evening star. Australia
God Name: Ungud Australia A snake god who is sometimes male and sometimes female. He is associated with rainbows and the fertility and erections of the tribe's shamans. Australia
God Name: Uni Etruscan The supreme goddess and the patron goddess of Perugia. Etruscan
God Name: Unicorn Europian According to a belief once popular, the unicorn by dipping its horn into a liquid could detect whether or not it contained poison. In the designs for gold and silver plate made for the Emperor Rudolph II. by Ottavio Strada is a cup on which a unicorn stands as if to essay the liquid.
God Name: Unk Oglata A female being of magical beauty full of passion but having, in part, an evil nature. Oglala.
God Name: Unkulunkulu Zulu The creator god and great ancestral spirit of the Zulu people. Unkulunkulu is believed to have grown on a reed in the mythical swamp of Uhlanga. Zulu
God Name: Untombinde Africa "Tall-Maiden". A beautiful maiden who became the goddess of the sea. Africa
God Name: Unumbotte Togo Creator god. Bassari, Togo
God Name: Unumbotte Bassari Togo A creator god
God Name: Unvelingange Africa The uncreated creator god, father of mankind. The Kaffir, South Africa
God Name: Unwabu Zulu A chameleon who was sent to humanity to grant them immortality. Unwabu was too slow, leading to the current mortality of humanity. The chameleon's color changes from green to brown because it is mourning Unwabu's sloth. Zulu
God Name: Unxia Roman Minor goddess of marriage, concerned with anointing the bridgegroom's door. Roman
God Name: Upakesini Buddhist Minor goddess of cultivation accomplished through the merits of generosity. Buddhist
God Name: Upayapattivasita Buddhist A minor goddess
God Name: Upelluri Hurrian The Hurrian "dreaming god". The gods placed the stone giant Ullikummi on Upelluri's shoulders to form the world. In his slumber, Upelluri was unaware of his burden.
God Name: Upes Mate Latvia Mother of rivers, presided over rivers. Latvia
God Name: Upius Greek A king of Bithynia whose son, Bormus, a youth of extraordinary beauty, was abducted by nymphs. Greek
God Name: Upulero Indonesia The god of heaven, who fertilizes Upunusa, the earth. Indonesia
God Name: Upulvan Sri Lanka 'the water-lily colored' One of a group of "four great gods", and each of these four gods was the patron of a certain part of the Island. Sri Lanka
God Name: Upunusa Grandmother Earth Indonesia The female principle who was fertilized by Upulero. Indonesia
God Name: Urania Greek One of the Muses, a daughter of Zeus by Mnemosyne. (Theogony of Hesiod 78. Fasti by Ovid) The ancient bard Linus is called her son by Apollo and Hymenaeus also is said to have been a son of Urania. Greek
God Name: Uranus Greek Also known as Ouranos, the Latin Caelus, a son of Gaea (Theogony of Hesiod 126), but is also called the husband of Gaea, and by her the father of Oceanus, Coeus, Crius, Hyperion, Lapetus, Theia, Rheia, Themis, Mnemosyne, Phoebe, Tethys, Cronos, of the Cyclopes, Brontes, Steropes, Arges, and of the Hecatoncheires Cottus, Briareus and Gyes. (Theogony 133) Greek
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: Urd Norse A goddess of fate
God Name: Urda Scandinavian Verdandi, and Skulda. The three Nornir (Past, Present, and Future) who dwell in a beautiful hall below the ash-tree Yggdrasil'. Their employment is to engrave on a shield the destiny of man. Scandinavian
God Name: Urda Urdan Scandinavian Urda or Urdan Fount. The sacred fount of light and heat, situated over the Rainbow Bridge, Bifrost. Scandinavian
God Name: Urgan s A mortal born and christened, but stolen by the king of the fairies and brought up in elf-land. He was sent to Lord Richard, the husband of Alice Brand, to lay on him the "curse of the sleepless eye" for killing his wife's brother Ethert. When Lord Richard saw the hideous dwarf he crossed himself, but the elf said, "I fear not sign made with a bloody hand." Then forward stepped Alice and made the sign, and the dwarf said if any woman would sign his brow thrice with a cross he should recover his mortal form. Alice signed him thrice, and the elf became "the fairest knight in all Scotland, in whom she recognised her brother Ethert." Scotland
God Name: Urgel Slavic Satan's son who became lord of the Pleiades. Slavic
God Name: Urjani Hindu Goddess of physical prowess and strength Hindu
God Name: Ursa Major Roman Calisto, daughter of Lycaon, was violated by Jupiter, and Juno changed her into a bear. Jupiter placed her among the stars that she might be more under his protection. Roman
God Name: Ursule Haiti Goddess of love Haiti/Vodun
God Name: Uru'n Ajy Toyo'n Egyptian "Thou Beautiful Power, thou Beautiful Rudder of the Northern Heaven, Power of Heaven, Opener of the Disk, thou Beautiful Rudder of the Northern Heaven" Egyptian Book of the Dead
God Name: Uru'n Ajy Toyo'n/ Ayi' Uru'n Toyoy'n Yakut/ Siberia A creator being that lived in the north east
God Name: Ururupuin Micronesia Goddess of flirting, happiness and playfulness. Micronesia
God Name: Uruzimu Urartan One of the fiends who seek to cast down the Seven Gates of the Stars. Urartan
God Name: Usas Hindu A beneficient goddess who produces daylight and urges men to their works. Hindu
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: Usins Latavia An astral god that was affiliated with both the morning & evening star, he sidelined with beekeepers & spring until the Christians showed up and then he became St. George
God Name: Uslo Siberia Spirit of the mountains, one of the guardians of the natural world Yakut, Siberia
God Name: Usnisa Buddhist The deity who can eliminate all evil karmic hindrances and eradicate the suffering of all evil paths." Buddhist
God Name: Usnisavijaya Buddhist A goddess of longevity in Buddhism. She wears an image of the Budda Vairocana in her headdress. She is the most popular Budda goddess in Nepal, Tibet, and Mongolia.
God Name: Uso Dori Japan Goddess of singing. Japan
God Name: Utgard Norse [The out-yard]. The abode of the giant Utgard-Loke. Norse
God Name: Utgard-Loke Norse The giant of Utgard visited by Thor. He calls himself Skrymer. Norse
God Name: Uthlanga Africa The supreme father and creator god; the source of all beings. The Zulu, South Africa
God Name: Utixo Khoi A benevolent deity who lived in the sky, sending rain for the crops, and speaking with thunder. Khoi
God Name: Utlunta Cherokee Goddess of physical prowess. Her body has the density of stone and the ground shudders with her awesome weight. Cherokee
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: Uttara Bhadrapada Hindu A goddess of the hunt and one of Shiva's servants. Hindu
God Name: Uttara Palguni Hindu Minor goddess of healing and disease. Hindu
God Name: Uttarabhadrapada Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess of fortune
God Name: Uttarapalguni Hindu/ Puranic/ Epic A minor goddess
God Name: Uttarasadha Hindu Minor goddess of fortune revered by seers and poets, by gods and then by men. Hindu
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
God Name: Uwolowu Togo Creator god who first made a woman on the earth and bore with her the first child, the first human being. Akposso, Togo
God Name: Uzume Japan The Great Persuader, and The Heavenly Alarming Female. The goddess who lured out the sun deity, Amaterasu, by dancing naked in a bath. Japan