AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

ONILE

African Blacksmith Goddess

Goddess of Metalwork

One of the ORISHAS, she is OGUN in slightly more gentle mode. Soft metal.

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ONILE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ONILE
Area or people : Yoruba people of Nigeria and Benin
Location : Africa
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Blacksmiths
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 238
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Article last updated on 26 July 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ONILE: Goddess of Blacksmithing from African mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 26 Jul. 2014. Web. 1 September 2014.

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