List of deities  

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This list of deities is an index to polytheistic deities of the different religions, cultures and mythologies of the world, listed by type and by region. This is not a list of names or epithets of God in monotheistic religions, for which see Names of God. For deified individuals see List of people who have been considered deities, Apotheosis, Imperial cult. For deities whose cult is fictional see List of deities in fiction.

Contents

By type

Lists of deities by type:

Celestial, Cosmological

Chthonic

Human sphere

Demigods, Deified Heroes

By region

Africa

Americas

Asia

Australia-Oceania

Europe

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