GODS & GODDESSES

When we first started collating this list we knew there were many cultures each with their own collection of god's and goddesses. What we didn't realise was just how many there really are.  Trust us - when you've found more than 2 god's of moisture, you know enough is enough.  So here is a selection of the many.



CELTIC GODS & GODDESSES
Amaethon (Welsh) - God of Agriculture, Master of Magic
Aonghus - God of Love (celtic answer to Cupid)
Arawn - God of the Celtic Otherworld
Arianrhod (Welsh) - Star and Sky Goddess, Goddess of Beauty, Full Moon and Magical Spells
Badb (Irish) - Goddess of War, Death and Rebirth
Branwyn - Goddess of love, sexuality and the sea
Bridgit - Goddess of fertility, feminine creativity, martial arts and healing
Caillech (Scottish, Irish, Welsh) - Goddess of Weather, Earth, Sky, Seasons, Moon and Sun
Cernunnos - The 'Horned God', God of Nature, Animals, Fertility and the Underworld
Cerridwen - Moon Goddess, Goddess of Dark Prophecy and the Underworld
Cliodna (Irish, Scottish) - Goddess of Beauty and of Other Realms
Coventina  - Goddess of Rivers, Abundance, Inspiration and Prophecy
Creide (Irish, Scottish) - Goddess of Women and Fairies
The Crone - One of the Triple Goddess Aspects, Goddess of Old Age, Winter and the Waning Moon

Dagda - God of Life, Death, War, Banquets and Magic
Danu - Goddess of Wind, Wisdom and Fertility
Eostre - Goddess of Spring, Rebirth, Fertility and New Beginnings
Epona - Horse Goddess, Goddess of Prosperity, Healing, Nurturance and Sustainence
Latis - Goddess of Water and Beer
Lugh - Sun God, God of War, Mastery, Magic and Good Harvest
Morgan LeFay (Welsh) - Goddess of Death, Fate, the Sea and of Curses
Morrigan - Goddess of War, Revenge, Night, Magic and Prophecy. Queen of Fairies and Witches
Oghma (Scottish, Irish) - God of Communication and Writing, and of Poets
Rhiannon (Welsh) - Goddess of Birds, Horses, Enchantments, Fertility and the Underworld
Skatha (Welsh) - Goddess of the Underworld, Darkness, Magic, Prophecy and Martial Arts
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The Green Man (Welsh)

God of the Woodlands, of Life Energy and Fertility
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The Triple Goddess - The Maiden, Mother and Crone all at once. Moon, Creator, Destroyer.



NORSE GODS & GODDESSES
Aegir - God of the Sea
Astrild - Goddess of love
Baldur - God of Innocence, beauty,joy, purity and peace. Odin's 2nd Son.
Bragi - God of poetry and eloquence
Brono - God of daylight
Dagur - God of Daytime, son of Delling (twilight) and Nott (night)
Delling - God of Twilight
Eir - Goddess of healing
Forseti - God of justice and order
Freya - Goddess of Love, Sex, Beauty, War, Magic and Wisdom
Freyr - God of Plenty, covering Sun, Rain, Harvests, Peace and prosperity.
Frigg - Main goddess, wife of Odin. Goddess of Marriage, Mother of All, Protector of Children
Gefion - Goddess of Plants and Fertility.
Hel - Goddess of the Dead and the Afterlife
Hod - Blind god of Darkness and Winter.

Holler - God of death, destruction, disaster and disease.
Idun - Goddess of spring, youth and immortality.
Jord - Goddess of primitive and uncivilized areas on earth.
Laga - Goddess of wells and springs
Lofn - Goddess of indulgence and forbidden love
Loki - God of Fire, Trickster God
Magni - God of Strength, son of Thor
Miming - God of Forests
Mimir - Giant God of wisdom and knowledge
Modi - God of Battle-rage
Njord - God of Fire, Wind and Sea
Nott - Goddess of night

Odin - God of all Men, Father of all Gods
Ran - Goddess of the sea and storms
Sjofn - Goddess of Love, harmony and human passion
Skadi - Goddess of Winter and Hunting
Snotra - Goddess of Virtue and Self discipline.
Sunna - Sun Goddess
Syn - Goddess of Denial and prowerful defender of the acused at trial.
Thor - God of Thunder, sky and fertility
Tyr - God of War and Law
Ull - God of archery and skiing
Vali - God of vengance

Var - Goddess of marriage oaths
Vidar - God of Silence, stealth and revenge.
Vor - Goddess who knows all



ROMAN GODS & GODDESSES
Ceres - Goddess of Agriculture and Good Harvest (Demeter)
Cupid - The God of Love
Diana - Goddess of the Hunt and Protector of Children (Artemis)
Jupiter - King of the Gods (Zeus)
Mars - God of War (Ares)
Mercury - God of Merchants (Hermes)
Minerva - Goddess of Wisdom, War and Crafts (Athena)
Pluto - God of the Underworld and the Dead (Hades)
Venus - Goddess of Love, Protector of Gardens (Aphrodite)



GREEK GODS & GODDESSES
The 14 Titans
Gaia (earth) - Earth goddess, mother to Uranus whom she mated with to produce the other Titans
Uranus (heaven) - Sky god and first ruler. Father to the other Titans.

Coeus - Titan of Intelligence, married to Phoebe.
Crius - Known as 'The Ram' married to Mnemosyne.
Cronus - Father of the Gods, married to Rhea. Overthrew his father Uranus and ruled.
Hyperion - Titan of light, and early sun god. Married to Thea.
Iapetus - Father of Mankind and Titan of Mountains. Married to Themis.
Mnemosyne - Titan of Memory, married to Crius.
Oceanus - Produced the rivers and the three thousand ocean nymphs with his wife Tethys
Phoebe - Goddess of Wise Counsel, Thoughtful Replies and Snappy Answers. Married to Coeus.
Rhea - Mother of the Gods, Married Cronus and birthed Zeus, Poseidon, Hades, Demeter, Hera and Hestia.
Tethys - Produced the rivers and the three thousand ocean nymphs with her husband Oceanus
Thea - Married to Hyperion, Mother of Helios (the sun), Eos (the dawn) and Selene (the moon)
Themis - Titan of Justice and Order. Married to Iapetus and 2nd Mrs. Zeus
The 12 Olympians
Aphrodite - Goddess of Love (Venus). Daughter of Zeus and Dione.
Apollo - God of Civilization and the Arts. Son of Zeus and Leto.
Ares - God of War (Mars) Son of Zeus and Hera.
Artemis - Goddess of Childbirth and Hunting (Diana) Daughter of Zeus and Leto.
Athena - Goddess of War, Wisdom and Arts (Minerva). Daughter of Zeus and Hera.
Hades - God of the Underworld and the Dead (Pluto). Brother of Zeus.
Hephaestus - God of fire and the forge. Son of Zeus and Hera.
Hera - Goddess of Marriage, Family and Home. Wife and Sister to Zeus.

Hermes - God of Merchants (Mercury) Son of Zeus and Maia.
Hestia - Goddess of Hearth, Fire and Family Life. Sister to Zeus.
Poseidon - God of Horses, Earthquakes, Storms and the Sea. Brother of Zeus
Zeus - Ruler of the Gods (Jupiter)
Other Greek Gods & Semi-Gods
Asclepius - God of Healing
Atlas - God of Weightlifting and Heavy burdens
Demeter - Goddess of corn, grain and the harvest (Ceres)
Dionysos - God of Wine
Epimetheus - God of Creature Creation
Eris - Goddess of Discord. Daughter of Zeus and Hera.
Eros - God of Love, Desire and Fertility. One of the first gods born of Chaos, helped Uranus (heaven0 and Gaia (earth) get it together.
Hebe - Goddess of Eternal Youth. Daughter of Zeus and Hera.
Hecate - Goddess of the Underworld, Witchcraft and Black Magic
Hypnos - God of Sleep
Metis - Goddess of Wisdom
Morpheus - God of Dreams
Nemesis - Goddess of Vengeance

Nike - Goddess of Victory
Pan - God of goatherds and shepherds
Persephone - Goddess of Fertility and Nature. Daughter of Zeus and Demeter.
Prometheus - The God of Fire, burning and craft. The Protector and benifactor of man
Selene - Goddess of the Moon
Thanatos - God of Death



EQYPTIAN GODS & GODDESSES
Aah - Old Moon God
Aker - God of Earth and guardian of the Gateway of Death
Amenhotep - God of Architecture, Buildings and Construction Work
Ament - Goddess of the Underworld Hospitality. Daughter of Horus and Hathor
Ammit - Demonic Goddess 'The Devourer of Souls'
Amn - The invisible Goddess who welcome the good to the underworld
Amun - Great Sun God in charge of everything. King of the Gods
Andjety - Underworld God of Rebirth
Ani-lbo - Goddess of Birth, Death, Happiness and Love
Anouke - War Goddess
Anti - God of Ferrymen

Anubis - God of the Dead
Atum (Ra, Re) - Creator of the Universe, First God, God of Perfection. He created Shu and Tefunt (air and moisture).
Ba - Ram God of Fertility
Ba-pef - God of Woe and Dread
Babi - Underworld God of Aggression
Banebdjetet - Ram God of Arbitration
Bast - Goddess of Fertility, Sensuality and Fire Prevention.
Bes - God of Domestic Protection, Childbirth and Family; Protection for Children, Pregnant Women and Families
Beset - Goddess of Domestic Protection and Home Security
Chontamenti - God of the Dead
Dedun - God of Wealth and Incense
Dua - Eqyptian God of Toilets (yes really!)

Geb - God of the Earth
Hapi - God of the Nile
Harmakhis - Sun God
Hatmehit - Fish Goddess
Hathor - Goddess of Love and Joy
Heket - Goddess of Childbirth.
Heptet - Goddess of Resting in Peace and Resurrection
Hesa - Milk Goddess (another one!)
Hike - God of Medicine and Magic.
Horus (Haroeris) - God of the Sky, Ruler of Egypt

Huh - God of Sky and Infinity.
Iat - Goddess of Milk
Ihy - God of Music and Dancing
Imhotep - God of Medicine and Knowledge
Imiut - God of Underworld Protection
Isis - Goddess of Motherhood, Protection and Magic. Mother of Horus.
Kauket - Goddess of Dark Chaos
Khem - God of Fertility
Khepri - God of Renewal and Rebirth
Khnum - God of Creative Pottery
Khonsu - God of the Moon and Time
Kuk - God of Primal chaos
Ma'at - Goddess of Truth, Justice, Law and Order.
Mafdet - Goddess of Protection from venomous creatures
Mahes - God of Summer Heat

Mehturt - Sky Goddess and Foddess of Primeval Waters and great flood
Mendes - Nature God
Menhit - War Goddess
Menthu - War God
Meret - Goddess of Song, Dance and Rejoicing
Meskhent - Goddess of childbirth and Midwifery
Min - Male fertility god.
Mut - Mother Goddess of Mothers and Mothering
Naunet - Goddess of the Ocean
Nef - Serpent God
Nehebkau - Scorpion God and Guardian of the Underworld Gates.
Neith - The Great Weaver Goddess, upset her and she threatens tounpick the woven universe.
Nekhabed - Royal Protection Goddess
Neper - God of Grain
Nephthys - Goddess of the Dead. Mother of Anubis.
Nun - God of Water and Chaos
Nut - Goddess of the Sky who Covers the Earth. Wife of Geb, daughter of Shu and Tefnut, mother of Osiris, Isis, Nephthys, Seth and Horus.
Osiris - God of the Dead, Ruler of the Underworld
Petbe - God of Retaliation
Ptah - Creator God
Qadesh - Goddess of Love and Sexual ecstacy.
Ra (Atum, Re) - Sun God
Raluvhimba - God of the Heavens, Creator
Renenet - Goddess of fortune and Prosperity

Renpet - Goddess of Spring and Youth
Reshep - God of War, Battle and military Operations
Sakhmet - Goddess of War and Vengeance
Satet - Goddess of Floods
Sebek - Crocodile Gold of Might and Power.
Seker - God of Morbidity and Death Rites
Sepa - Centipede God of Fertility and Protection
Septu - Warrior God of Protection and Defence
Serquet - Goddess of Bandages and Curing Scorpion Bites (Florence Nightingale of the Nile)
Seshat - Goddess of Writing and Measurement
Sesmu - God of Pressing Oil and Wine
Set - God of Chaos, war, storms and deserts.
Shai - Goddess of goodly Fate
Shed - Youngster God of Protection and Safety
Shu - God of Air and Light. Husband of Tefunt, father of Geb, grandfather of Osiris.
Tatenen - God of Vegetation
Taweret - Goddess of Maternity and childbirth
Tefnut - Goddess of moisture. Daughter of Atum, wife of Shu.
Thoeris - Mother Goddess of Heavy Protection
Thoth - God of Writing and Knowledge
Tutu - Keeps demons at bay
Wadj-wer - Fertility God, known as the God of the Great Green
Wadjet - Cobra Goddess, Protector of the King
Wosyet - Goddess Protector of the Young.



SUMERIAN GODS & GODDESSES
An - God of the Heavens
Enki - Lord of Water and Wisdom
Enlil - Lord of wind, God of Air and Storms
Ereshkigal - Goddess of Darkness, Gloom and Death
Inanna - Goddess of Love and War
Ki - Goddess of the Earth
Nammu - Goddess of the Sea
Nanna (or Sin) - Moon Goddess
Ninhursag - Goddess of the Earth, Fertility. Mother to An and Ki
Utu - Sun God, God of Justice



INDIA'S GODS & GODDESSES
Brahma - God of the Triniity
Durga - Goddess beyond reach; also known as Shakti (Life Energy) and Parvati (Family Unity)
Ganesha - God who Removes Obstacles, God of Knowledge
Gauri - Goddess of Purity and Austerity
Hanuman - Monkey God, provider of Courage, Hope, Knowledge, Intellect and Devotion
Kali - Goddess of Destruction
Krishna - God of Power and Bravery
Lakshmi - Goddess of Prosperity, Purity, Chastity, and Generosity
Rama - Hero God, Preserver of Families, Destroyer of Evil
Sarasvati - Goddess of Speech, Wisdom and Learning
Shiva - God of Giving and Happiness, Creator
Vishnu -  God of Courage, Knowledge and Power; Also known as Hari the Remover



CHINESE GODS & GODDESSES
Ch'eng-Huang - God of Moats and Walls
Kuan Ti - God of War, the Great Judge
Kwan Yin - Goddess of Mercy and Compassion
Lei Kun - God of Thunder; chases evil away
P'an-Chin-Lien - Goddess of Prostitutes
Ti-Tsang Wang - God of Mercy
T'shai-shen - God of Wealth  
Tsao Wang - God of the Hearth and Family
Yeng-Wang-Yeh - Lord of Judgment and Death  
Yu-Huang-Shang-Ti - God of the Sky, Father of Heaven




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