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.

By type

Lists of deities by type:

Celestial, Cosmological


Human sphere

Demigods, Deified Heroes

By cultural sphere

Near East

Central / Northern Asia

East Asia

India / South Asia


Sub-Saharan Africa

Pre-Columbian Americas


See also

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