List of Gods : "E" - 417 records

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Goddess name
Germanic Very old and wise goddess of the earth germanic
Deity name
Greek / Roman A primordial deity, different
Deity name
Greco - Roman Primordial deity. Engendered by chaos and NYX, he formed an incestuous liaison with his mother to create the first elements of the cosmos, AETHER (light) and Hemera (day), in preHomeric mythology....
God name
Greek A primordial god, the personification of darkness. Greek
Hero name
"Erechtheus Erichthonius"
Greek There can be little doubt but that the names Erichthonius and Erechtheus are identical; but whether the two heroes mentioned by Plato, Hyginus, and Apollodorus, the one of whom is usually called Erichthonius or Erechtheus I. and the other Erechtheus II., are likewise one and the same person, as Muller and others think, is not so certain, though highly probable. Greek
Goddess name
Akkadia / Hittite This goddess is the mother of the storm god as well as an underworld goddess
Demon name
Enochian A cacodemon. Enochian
Spirit name
Basque spirit who takes men's lives Basque
Angel name
Christians angels of the Mansions of the moon.
Demon name
"Erh Lang"
China God, with a magic dog, who fights the mountain demons. China
King name
"Erh Lang (master)"
Chinese Tutelary deity. Associated with a celestial dog, Erh Lang was once honored with a sanctuary in Beijing (Peking). According to tradition he and the dog saved the city from flooding. His attributes include a bow which he is depicted drawing, and arrows. The dog may be replaced by a rat, in which case the arrows are not included. The rat is a sign of impending wealth and therefore the drawing of an empty bow at the rat is a sign which invokes wealth of children....
Goddess name
Ireland Eri of the Golden Hair, Virgin Goddess of the Tuatha De Danann. Ireland
Goddess name
"Eri of the Golden Hair"
Irish A virgin goddess of the Tuatha De Danann

Greek A daughter of Aegisthus and Clytaemnestra, and by Orestes the mother of Penthilus. Greek
Goddess name
Greek Chthonic goddess of wrath. According to legend she was a consort of POSEIDON by whom she bore the fabulous horse Areon. By implication she may also have been a grim maternal figure who engendered all horses. She may be equated with a wrathful DEMETER who is sometimes given the epithet Erinys. Erinys appears in the collec tive form of three Erinyes, their heads covered with snake locks and bearing torches from the underworld. In the Iliad they are described as those “who beneath the earth punish dead men, whoever has sworn a false oath.” In Roman mythology they are the Furies....

Greek Erinnyes, Eumenides or Erinys (the Romans called them the Furies) were female personifications of vengeance. When a formulaic oath in the Iliad invokes "those who beneath the earth punish whoever has sworn a false oath" - "the Erinyes are simply an embodiment of the act of self-cursing contained in the oath" Greek
Goddess name
Greek A goddess of wrath

Greek The personification of avarice, who guards the path that leads to pleasure, in Orlando Furioso. Greek
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