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NameOriginDescription
God name "Wa" Ntomba / Democratic Republic of Congo, central Africa Sun god. Probably originating as a god of hunters who protects and controls the animals in the Forest. He has a son, Mokele....
"Wa cinaci" Guiana Our Father who art in heaven. The supreme being of the Arawak. Guiana
Deity name "Waaq" Africa The supreme and universal deity who the universe with opposing but complementary and interdependent forces such as night and day, young and old, in fine balance. Oromo. East Africa
"Wabun" Hiawatha Son of Mudjekeewis, East-Wind, the Native American Apollo. Young and beautiful, he chases darkness with his arrows over hill and valley, wakes the villager, calls the Thunder, and brings the Morning. He married Wabun-Annung, and transplanted her to heaven, where she became the Morning Star. Hiawatha
"Wabung Annung" Hiawatha The Morning Star. She was a country maiden wooed and won by Wabun, the Native American Apollo, who transplanted her to the skies. Hiawatha
Goddess name "Wachilt" Celtic Goddess of the sea who rose from the depths and halted the ship of king Vilkinus of Norway, proclaiming that she was pregnant with his child. Celtic
God name "Wadd" Greek The Minaean moon god. Snakes were believed to be sacred to him.
God name "Wadd" Pre - Islamic southern Arabian moon god. His sacred animal is the snake....
God name "Wadj Wer (the mighty green one)" Egypt Fertility god. Sometimes depicted in androgynous form, he personifies the Mediterranean Sea or the major lakes of the Nile delta. He is depicted carrying the ankh symbol of life, and a loaf. The figure often appears pregnant and is associated with the richness of the Nile delta waters....
Goddess name "Wadjet" Egypt Goddess of royal authority. Wadjet takes the form of a fire-breathing cobra and, as the uraeus symbol worn on the headdress of the ruler, she epitomizes the power of sovereignty. She is a goddess of Lower Egypt equating to NEKHBET in Upper Egypt, with her main cult center at Buto (Tell el-Farain) in the Nile delta. She forms an integral part of the symbolism of the Sun god RE, coiling around the Sun disc to symbolize Re's powers of destruction. According to mythology, she created the papyrus swamps of the delta. She is described as a wet nurse to the god HORUS and is the mother of the god of the primeval lotus blossom, NEFERTUM....
"Wagadu" Africa Mother of the Fulbe nation and the personification of physical prowess and hunting. Africa
"Wagyl" Australia A snakelike creature who created the waterways in and around the south-west of Western Australia
Spirit name "Wah Kah Nee" Chinook A sacred being, able to walk unprotected, even barefoot, through the Winter and to communicate with its spirits, asking for the return of the Sunshine to warm her people. Chinook
"Wah-con-tun-ga" Arabic The creator of all things. The Assiniboin
Spirit name "Wah-kon-tah" Osages The Great spirit Divine who, with prayer and supplication, granted guidance and favours. Osages
"Wah-pec-wah-mow" Yurok The omnipotent and omnipresent ruler of the heavens. Yurok
Spirit name "Wahhahnah" Wisconsin The supreme spirit of the Winnebago. Wisconsin
Demon name "Wahini Hai" Polynesia demonic mother figure who steals and eats small children. Polynesia
Demon name "Wahini Hal" Polynesian The demonic mother figure
Demon name "Wahini-Hal" Polynesian demonic mother figure who sneaked through the night stealing and eating small children. Polynesian
"Wahuiidedan" Shawnees Mythic personage. Shawnees
"Wailan wangko" esiaIndo Said Wailan Wangko to Wangi, "Remain on earth while I climb up the tree." Said Wangi to Wailan Wangko, "Good." But then a thought occurred to Wangi and he climbed up the tree to ask Wailan Wangko why he, Wangi, should remain down there all alone. Said Wailan Wangko to Wangi, "Return and take earth and make two images, a man and a woman." Minahassa
"Waitoke Hazho" Shawnees Mythic personage. Shawnees
God name "Wak" Ethiopia The Father of the Universe, the omniscient sky god who is associated with Rains and thunder. Ethiopia
God name "Waka" Oromo / Ethiopia Creator god. Largely syncretized with the Christian god, but regularly invoked in the morning....
Goddess name "Waka-H ru-Me" Shinto / Japan Sun goddess. Arguably the younger sister of the great Shinto Sun goddess AMATERASU, or an early manifestation, she is associated with the morning Sunrise. Also involved with weaving the garments of the KAMI....
Goddess name "Waka-Sa-Na-Me-No-Kami" Shinto / Japan Agricultural goddess. The deity specifically concerned with the transplanting of young rice. A daughter of Ha-Yama-To-No-Kami and O-Ge-Tsu-Hime. Generally served by Buddhist priests. See also WAKA-TOSHI-NO-KAMI and KUKU-TOSHI-NO-KAMI....
God name "Waka-Toshi-No-Kami" Shinto / Japan Agricultural god. The deity specifically concerned with the growing of young rice. A son of Ha-Yama-To-No-Kami and O-GeTsu-Hime. Generally served by Buddhist priests. See also WAKA-SA-NA-ME-NO-KAMI and KUKU-TOSHI-NO-KAMI....
Goddess name "Wakahirume" Japan The favourite maiden of the Japanese Sun goddess Amaterasu. Wakahirume fell onto her shuttle and fatally punctured her vagina. Japan
Spirit name "Wakai Taaika" Dakota Indian / USA Creator god. A remote and vaguely defined deity invoked by the shamans of the tribe. Also a generic term equating to the spirit which, in an animistic and shamanistic religion, all things existing in nature possess....
"Wakan" Lakota Powerful or sacred in the language of the Lakota Sioux
"Wakan Tanka" Lakota The term for the sacred or the Divine. Lakota
God name "Wakantanka" Sioux The name of God is Wakantanka. The name of the Lord is Itankan. Sioux
King name "Waking a Witch" Britain If a witch was obdurate, the most effectual way of obtaining a confession was by what was termed "waking her." For this purpose an iron bridle or hoop was bound across her face with four prongs thrust into her mouth. The "bridle" was fastened behind to the wall by a chain in such a manner that the victim was unable to lie down; and in this position she was kept sometimes for several days, while men were constantly by to keep her awake. Britain
God name "Wakinyan" Dakota The Thunderer, the one who is the voice of God. Dakota
"Wakon'da" N American A power by which things are brought to pass. and through this mysterious life and power all things are related to one another and to man." Wakon'da is both a force and a state of being. Omaha, Native American
Spirit name "Wakonda" Sioux The strong spirit and the one who sent the mosquitoes. Sioux
Spirit name "Wakonea" Omaha Indian / USA Creator god. A remote and vaguely defined deity invoked by the shamans of the tribe. Also a generic term equating to the spirit which, in an animistic and shamanistic religion, all things existing in nature possess....
Goddess name "Wakwiyo" Tewa Goddess of the winds. Tewa
"Wal" Ethiopia The omnipresent and omniscient supreme being of the Madin. Ethiopia
"Wali-sa-yali-ze-win" Ojibway The Creator, and the Light. Ojibway
Angel name "Wallim" Christian An angel of the 1st heaven. Early Christian
Goddess name "Walo" Australia Goddess of war and the Sun. Australia
Goddess name "Walutahanga" Melanesia The eight-fold snake goddess who was born to a human mother. Melanesia
God name "Wamala" Bunyoro / Uganda, East Africa God of plenty. A sanctuary has existed near the royal palace and Wamala is propitiated to give the boon of children, domestic animals and crops. He is also seen in an oracular capacity and has an official intermediary....
Spirit name "Wamara" Tanzania The supreme spirit and sovereign ruler of the universe. Tanzania
"Wan-Aisa" Honduras Dawan. The creator of the world and the father of humankind. Honduras
"Wanadi" Venezuela Celestial father, maker of the Sun, the moon and all beings. Venezuela
"Wandering Jew" Greek (1) Of Greek tradition. Aristeas, a poet who continued to appear and disappear alternately for above 400 years, and who visited all the mythical nations of the earth.
Goddess name "Wang Mu Niang" China Goddess of female energy, very fond of peaches. China
Goddess name "Wang Mu Niang Niang" China A goddess of female energy
"Wang the Pure" China The lord of sport and gambling. China
Spirit name "Wanka" Inca / pre - Columbian South America / Peru, etc Guardian spirit. The apotheosis of a tall stone or boulder (HVACA) set upright in the center of a field....
Supreme god name "Wantu" Sudan Supreme god. Sudan
God name "Waptokwa" Brazil The Sun and creator god. Shavante, Brazil
Demon name "War Hsuan" China God of wild beasts, prison, robbers, enemies and demons of all kinds. China
God name "War Pin" China A god of shoemakers
God name "War Pinx" China God of shoemakers. Usually portrayed as a kindly, respectable old man, he sees to it that the shops under his protection run smoothly. China
God name "War Ssu miao" China A god of Druggists
God name "Waraleen Olmai" Lappish / Finland Tutelary god. Revered as a creator and guardian deity....
"Waramurungundi" Australian The first woman. Australian Aboriginal
Goddess name "Wardi Mumi Finnish" Ugric Goddess of war Ugric
Goddess name "Wardi Mumi Finno" Ugric A goddess of war
Goddess name "Wari Ma Te Takere" Polynesia wari Ma Te Takere, Coconut shell goddess. wari symbolizes the fertile slime of primordial times and means mud. Polynesia
Spirit name "Warlock" Anglo-Saxon A wandering evil spirit; a wizard, a deceiver, one who breaks his word. Satan is called in Scripture "the father of lies," the arch-warlock.
Goddess name "Warna" Scilly Isles Goddess of healing charms and ship wreckers.
Deity name "Warongoe" Tanzania The omnipresent deity of the Sandawe, Tanzania
Goddess name "Warrta" Hindu A goddess of happiness
God name "Wasterzhi" North Ossetia The god of war and of the Sun. He is frequently depicted as a cavalryman with a long beard, riding on a white horse.
God name "Watauinewa" Tierra del Fuego The Ancient of Days, "The One Who Does Not Change." The supreme omnipresent and beneficent god of the Yahgan, Tierra del Fuego
"Wati-kutjara" Australian Lizard men. Australian Aboriginal
"Waves" Norse The daughters of ?gir. Norse
"Wawalag" Greek Sisters who were daughters of Djanggawul. Australian Aboriginal
Spirit name "Wawki" Inca / pre - Columbian South America / Peru, etc Guardian spirit. The apotheosis of a stone or HVACA which each Inca emperor carried with him as a personal tutelary deity. The object was known as a “brother.”...
King name "Wayland" Scandinavian Wayland the Scandinavian Vulcan, was son of the sea-giant Wate, and the sea-nymph Wac-hilt. He was bound apprentice to Mimi the smith. king Nidung cut the sinews of his feet, and cast him into prison, but he escaped in a feather-boat.
"Wazha-Waud" Algonkin The Creator. Algonkin
"We-duo" China Divine ruler of the southern hemisphere. China
"Weatta" Christian An agel of the seal. Early Christian
"Web of Life" Roman The destiny of an individual from the cradle to the grave. The allusion is to the three Fates who, according to Roman mythology, spin the thread of life, the pattern being the events which are to occur.
Deity name "Wei Cheng" China deity who guards the back door. China
Goddess name "Weiwobo" China Goddess of female Energy China
"Welchanos" Greek Minor divinity of vegetation and fertility. Greek
"Wele" Abaluyia The supreme being and the creator of the world and of mankind. Abaluyia
Supreme god name "Wele" Africa Supreme god of the Kavirondo, Africa
"Weleliideh" Shawnees Mythic locality of the sacred groves. Shawnees
God name "Well of Wisdom" Scandinavian This was the well under the protection of the god Mimir. Odin, by drinking thereof, became the wisest of all beings. Scandinavian
God name "Wen-chang" Chinese God of literature and writing. Chinese
God name "Wenchang Wen-ch'ang" China Wen Ch'ang, god of literature. China
Spirit name "Wendigo" Anishinaabe A spirit in Anishinaabe mythology. It has also become a stock horror character much like the vampire or werewolf, although these fictional depictions often do not bear much resemblance to the original mythology.
God name "Weng Shiang" Taoist / Chinese God of literature. His name tablet hangs on the wall in many Chinese houses....
God name "Wepwawet" Egypt God of war and of the funerary cult Egypt
God name "Wepwawet" Egyptian Jackal god of war and funerary cult leader. Egyptian
Goddess name "Wepwawet" Egypt God of passage. Depicted as a jackal, Wepwawet began as a god of Upper Egypt, but his cult spread along the whole of the Nile valley. According to Pyramid Texts, he was born beneath a tamarisk tree in the sanctuary of the goddess WADJET at Buto. He is also closely linked with the falcon god HORUS. He is perceived preceding the ruler either to or from battle, or to the afterlife, when his adze is used to break open the mouth of the dead person. In a similar context he is linked to the Sun god RE when he “opens the dawn sky” to the deceased. As a god of passage, he also opens the way to the womb....
God name "Wer" Mesopotamian / Babylonian - Akkadian storm god. A minor deity linked with ADAD and AMURRU. His attendant is the fierce guardian of the pine Forest, Huwawa, the focus of one of the Gilgames epic sagas. Cult centers include Afis, south of Aleppo....
God name "Were" Africa Supreme Creator God. North West Africa
God name "Were Luo'" A chief god
"Were-Wolf" Germanic A human being, sometimes in one form and sometimes in another.
God name "Weri Kumbamba" Gishu / Uganda, East Africa Creator god. A deity embodied in rocks and specifically invoked before and after circumcision to ensure the speedy recovery of the patient....
"Werwolf" Europe Werewolf. A bogie who roams about devouring infants, sometimes under the form of a man, sometimes as a wolf followed by dogs, sometimes as a white dog, sometimes as a black goat, and occasionally invisible. Its skin is bullet-proof, unless the bullet has been blessed in a chapel dedicated to St. Hubert. This superstition was once common to almost all Europe, and still lingers in Brittany, Limousin, Aurergne, Servia, Wallachia, and White Russia. In the fifteenth century a council of theologians, convoked by the Emperor Sigismund, gravely decided that the Werwolf was a reality.
"Westri" Norse One of the four strong dwarfs who, with Nordri, Sudri and Austri, uphold the four corners of the heavenly vault. Norse
"Whaitiri" Maori A personification of thunder, and the grandmother of Tawhaki and Karihi, who married a mortal chief. She invented the toilet, showed humans how to use it, and returned to the sky, where she still lives. Maori
God name "Whanin" Korea The creator god whose son, Whanung, was sent to earth accompanied by three celestial helpers of wind, cloud and Rain. Whanung descended from heaven to Mt. Taebaksan and named it the City of God. Korea
God name "Whatu" Maori The Maori God of Hail.
God name "Whiro" Oceanic The Maori god of mischief and evil. Oceanic
Deities name "Whiro" Polynesian / Maori God of death. Regarded as an errant son of the creator deities, RANGINUI and PAPATUANUKU, Whiro stands as the chief antagonist of TANEMAHUTA, the creator god of light. He is, therefore, the personification of darkness and evil. During the time of creation from chaos, Whiro is said to have fought an epic battle against Tanemahuta in the newly formed heavens. He was vanquished and forced to descend into the underworld where he became ruler over the dead and chief among the lesser underworld deities who are responsible for various forms of disease and sickness. In the temporal world the lizard, a symbol of death, embodies him, and various creatures of the night, including the owl and the bat, are earthly representatives from his kingdom, as are such malignant insect pests as the mosquito. This deity is not to be confused with the legendary human voyager and adventurer of the same name whose traditions have, in the past, often been muddled with those of the god....
"White Buffalo Woman" N American The sacred woman who brought secret knowledge to the Oglala. She reminded them of the mysteries of their mother, the earth. Urging them always to honour her, she disappeared in the shape of a white buffalo.
"White Ladies" Normandy A species of fee in Normandy. They lurk in ravines, fords, bridges, and other narrow passes, and ask the passenger to dance. If they receive a courteous answer, well; but if a refusal, they seize the churl and fling him into a ditch, where thorns and briars may serve to teach him gentleness of manners.
"White Lady" Celtic Dryad of death Celtic
Spirit name "White Lady" Ireland White Lady Of Ireland the banshee or domestic spirit of a family.
Spirit name "White Lady" Prussia White Lady of the royal family of Prussia. A "spirit" said to appear before the death of one of the family.
Spirit name "White Lady" Scotland White Lady Of Avenel, a tutelary spirit. Scotland
"White Merle" Basques Of the old Basques. A white fairy bird, which, by its singing, restored sight to the blind.
Goddess name "Whope" Lakota The daughter of the Sun Wi and the moon, a goddess of peace and the wife of the south wind. Lakota
Goddess name "Whope" Sioux / USA Goddess. The daughter of WI, the Sun god, and consort of the south wind. She is credited with giving the Sioux Indian the pipe of peace through which (narcotic) they commune with the great spirit WAKAN TANKA....
God name "Wi" Lakota The Sun god of the Lakota.
Goddess name "Wi" Sioux / USA Sun god. The father of the goddess WHOPE, his sacred animal is the bison....
Goddess name "Widapokwi" Yavapai Goddess of health and whirlwinds Yavapai
"Widenostrils" French A huge giant, who subsisted on windmills, and lived in the island of Tohu. When Pantagruel and his fleet reached this island no food could be cooked because Widenostrils had swallowed "every individual pan, skillet, kettle, frying-pan, dripping-pan, boiler, and saucepan in the land," and died from eating a lump of butter. French
Goddess name "Wigan" Philippines Goddess of water Philippines
Demon name "Wihmunga" Canada A witch, or a female demon. First Nations
God name "Wiidigo" Ojibwa / Canada Ice god. A terrible being formed of ice who symbolizes the starvation of Winter. There are said to be many windigos, but they are always referred to in the singular. Cannibalistic, the windigo appears as an ice skeleton and a human being can be turned into one through possession....
"Wild Huntsman" German The German tradition is that a spectral hunter with dogs frequents the Black Forest to chase the wild animals. The English name is "Herne the Hunter," who was once a keeper in windsor Forest. In Winter time, at midnight, he walks about Herne's Oak, and blasts trees and cattle. He wears horns, and rattles a chain in a "most hideous manner". Another legend is that a certain Jew would not suffer Jesus to drink out of a horse-trough, but pointed to some water in a hoof-print as good enough for "such an enemy of Moses," and that this man is the "Wild Huntsman." Various
Goddess name "Wilden Wip" Germanic Goddesses of healing. Germanic
Spirit name "Will-O'-the-Wisp" Roman A spirit of the bogs, whose delight is to mislead belated travellers.
Spirit name "Will-o'-the-wisps" Europe In the mediaeval ages, the will-o'-the-wisps were known as elf lights, for these tiny sprites were supposed to mislead travelers; and popular superstition claimed that the Jack-o'-lanterns were the restless spirits of murderers forced against their will to return to the scene of their crimes. Northern Europe
God name "Willow Pattern" s The tradition. The mandarin had an only daughter named Li-chi, who fell in love with Chang, a young man who lived in the island home represented at the top of the pattern, and who had been her father's secretary. The father overheard them one day making vows of love under the orange-tree, and sternly forbade the unequal match; but the lovers contrived to elope, lay concealed for a while in the gardener's cottage, and thence made their escape in a boat to the island home of the young lover. The enraged mandarin pursued them with a whip, and would have beaten them to death had not the gods rewarded their fidelity by changing them both into turtle-doves. The picture is called the willow pattern not only because it is a tale of disastrous love, but because the elopement occurred "when the willow begins to shed its leaves."
"Winifred" s Patron saint of virgins, because she was beheaded by Prince Caradoc for refusing to marry him. She was Welsh by birth, and the legend says that her head falling on the ground originated the famous healing well of St. Winifred in Flintshire. She is usually drawn like St. Denis, carrying her head in her hand. Holywell, in Wales, is St. Winifred's Well, celebrated for its "miraculous" virtues.
Goddess name "Winonah" Ojibwa Daughter of the goddess Nokomis and the mother of Hiawatha. Ojibwa
"Wintersmith" Discworld The personification of Winter. At his core he is the elemental personification of ice. Originally just a shape in the snow, with two violet eyes, he later formed a "snowman" out of all the elements that make a human body. He creates snowflakes and icebergs, and also the patterns of ice on windows. Discworld
Spirit name "Wiradyuri" Australia The ancestor and patron god of the Kamilaroi, as well as being an important creator spirit or culture hero of the Eora, the Darkinjung, the Wiradjuri, and several other eastern Australian language groups.
Spirit name "Wisaaka" s A spirit that figures prominently in their storytelling, including the story of the world's creation and is the Ojibwe trickster figure and culture hero.
God name "Wisagatcak" Cree A trickster god in Cree mythology, similar to Nanabozho in Ojibwa myth and Inktonme in Assiniboine myth. His name means "the Flatterer." He is generally portrayed as being responsible for a great flood which destroys the world originally made by the Creator, as well as the one who creates the current world with magic, either on his own or with powers given to him by the Creator for that specific purpose.
"Witch Hazel" Europe A shrub supposed to be efficacious in discovering witches. A forked twig of the hazel was made into a divining-rod for the purpose. Europe
Ghost name "Witch of Endor" Hebrew A divining woman consulted by Saul when Samuel was dead. She called up the ghost of the prophet, and Saul was told that his death was at hand. \
Demon name "Witches' Sabbath" European The muster at night time of witches and demons to concoct mischief. The witch first anointed her feet and shoulders with the fat of a murdered babe, then mounting a broom-stick, distaff, or rake, made her exit by the chimney, and rode through the air to the place of rendezvous. The assembled witches feasted together, and concluded with a dance, in which they all turned their backs to each other.
God name "Wiu" Nuer / Sudan God of war. The word means spear....
Spirit name "Woan-no-mih" Shawnees A sacred spirit. Shawnees
Deity name "Wodan" Anglo-Saxon The deity in Anglo-Saxon polytheism corresponding to Norse Odin, both continuations of a Proto-Germanic deity, Wodanaz. Other West Germanic forms of the name include Dutch Wodan, Alemannic Wuodan, and German Wotan.
God name "Woden" Germanic The Old English name as used by the Anglo-Saxons for the Germanic god Woden, known more commonly as the Norse god Odin.
"Wokey" Britain Wicked as the Witch of Wokey. Wookey-hole is a noted cavern in Somersetshire, which has given birth to as many weird stories as the Sibyls' Cave in Italy. The Witch of Wokey was metamorphosed into stone by a "lerned wight" from Gaston, but left her curse behind, so that the fair damsels of Wokey rarely find "a gallant." Britain
"Wolaro" Australia The creator of the sky of heaven and earth and of everything that walks, crawls, swims or flies. Australia
God name "Wollunqua" Australia A snake-god of Rain and fertility. Australian Aboriginal
Supreme god name "Wonajo" Melanesia The supreme god and the leader of the mythological snake people. Rossel Island, Melanesia
Spirit name "Wondjina" Australia Cloud and Rain spirits. Australian Aboriginal
God name "Wonekau" New Guinea The all-seeing and all-hearing supreme celestial god. New Guinea
God name "Wong Taisin (the great immortal Wong)" Chinese God. Probably an incarnation or avatara of the god HUANG TI (the yellow emperor), he is considered benevolent. Closely associated with a district in Kowloon which is named after him. His cult arrived in Hong Kong in 1915 from Kwangtung in the form of a painting brought by a man and his son. It was installed in a small temple in Wanchai. In 1921 a larger sanctuary was built, from public funds, facing the sea and backed by Lion Rock....
"Wonomi" California The benevolent supreme being and creator of the world. The Maidu, California
"Wood Maidens" European Northern European Elves.
Goddess name "Wopeh" Lakota Goddess of happiness and pleasure. Lakota
Goddess name "Wosret" Egypt Localized guardian goddess. With a cult center at Thebes, Wosret is, according to some inferences, an early consort of the creator god AMUN and was superseded by MUT. She is identified with the protection of the young god HORUS. Also Wosyet....
God name "Wotan" Germanic God of inspiration and magic germanic
God name "Woto" Oto / Shongo A god of fire
Goddess name "Woyengi" Africa Creator Goddess who shaped humans from clay dolls. Africa
Ghost name "Wraith" Scotland The ghost of a person shortly about to die or just dead, which appears to survivors, sometimes at a great distance off. Scotland
Spirit name "Wrath's Hole" Britain The legend is that Bolster, a gigantic wrath or evil spirit, paid embarrassing attention to St. Agnes, who told him she would listen to his suit when he filled with his blood a small hole which she pointed out to him. The wrath joyfully accepted the terms, but the hole opened into the sea, and the wrath, being utterly exhausted, St. Agnes pushed him over the cliff. cornwall, Britain
God name "Wu" Ewe / Benin, West Africa Sea god. His priest, the Wu-no, invokes the god whenever the weather is too severe for the fishing boats to land. He is propitiated with offerings delivered from the shore and in past times was occasionally appeased with human sacrifice taken out to sea and thrown overboard....
King name "Wu Guan" Chinese king of the fourth hell. Chinese
Spirit name "Wu'squus" Chukchee / eastern Siberia spirit of darkness. The personification of the night and the sibling of NA'CHITNA'IRGIN, the spirit of the left-hand dawn....
God name "Wu-tai Yuan-shuai" China God of musicians. China
God name "Wulbari" Africa The Creator god who made heaven to close to earth and was uses as a towel and sniffed by dogs. Africa
"Wulleb" Micronesia Was born in an oyster shell from between Loa's legs. When he lifted the top half of the shell, it became the sky, while the bottom became the earth. Micronesia
God name "Wuluwaid" Australia A Rain god. Australian Aboriginal
Supreme god name "Wuni" Africa Supreme god of the Dagamba, Ghana. Africa
"Wuragag" Australia First man. Australian Aboriginal
Goddess name "Wuriupranili" Australia Solar goddess who carries a torch that is the Sun. Australian Aboriginal
Goddess name "Wuriupranili" Australian aboriginal Sun goddess. The position of Wuriupranili in the godly hierarchy is unclear, but mythology explains that she carries a burning torch made from tree bark and that she travels from east to west each day before descending to the western sea and using the embers to light her way through the underworld beneath the earth. The colors of the Sunrise and Sunset are said to be a reflection of the red ocher body paints with which she adorns herself....
Hero name "Wurrunna" Australia A culture hero. Australian Aboriginal
Goddess name "Wuruntemu" Hatti land 'Sun Goddess and mistress of the Hatti lands, the queen of heaven and earth.
Goddess name "Wurusemu" Hittite Goddess of the Sun of Arrina. Hittite
Goddess name "Wurusemu/ Wuruntemu" Hittite The Sun goddess of Arrina
"Wyaukeiiarbedaid" Shawnees Mythical personage. Shawnees