JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY A-Z

Alphabetical list of Japanese gods and goddesses names

A-Z list of gods and goddess names from Japan

Many deities have more than one name. Our Holy Database currently contains 179 Japanese deity names and 128 separate entries.

This list is frequently updated - we are constantly discovering more!


Names from Japanese mythology: A

Adachigahara, Aizen Myoo, Ajisuke Takahikone, Akuma, Ama No Minaka Nushi, Amaterasu, Amatsu Kami, Amida

Names from Japanese mythology: B

Bakemono, Baku, Benten, Benzai, Bimbogami, Bishamon, Bishamonten, Bommatsuri, Bosatsu

Names from Japanese mythology: C

Chimatano, Chujo Hime, Chujohime, Chup Kamui

Names from Japanese mythology: D

Daibutsu, Daikoku, Dainichi, Dainichi Nyorai

Names from Japanese mythology: E

Ebisu, Ekibiogama, Emma O

Names from Japanese mythology: F

Fire Flash, Fire Fade, Fudo, Fugen, Fugen Bosatsu, Fujin, Fuku Roku Ju, Fukurokuju, Futen

Names from Japanese mythology: G

Gaki, Gama, Gama Konsensei, Gekka O

Names from Japanese mythology: H

Hachiman, Hamori, Hannya, Heike, Heike Gani, Heikegani, Hiko Hohodemi, Hikohohodemi, Ho Ori No Mikoto, Hoderi, Hoderi No Mikoto, Hoji, Honosuseri, Hoori, Hoso No Kami, Hosuseri, Hotai, Hotei, Hotei Osho, Hotoke

Names from Japanese mythology: I

Ida Ten, Idzumo, Ika Zuchi No Kami, In, Inari, Izanagi, Izanami, Izu San Gongen

Names from Japanese mythology: J

Jikoku, Jimmu Teno, Jizo, Jo, Jurojin

Names from Japanese mythology: K

Kagutsuchi, Kami, Kami Kaze, Kamu Yamato, Kamu Yamato Iware Hiko, Kannon, Kannon Bosatsu, Kanzeon, Kappa, Karitei Mo, Kasha, Kashiwa No Kami, Kishijoten, Kishimo Jin, Kobo, Kobo Daishi, Kojiki, Kojin, Koki Teno, Kongo, Kono Hana Sakuya Hime No Kami, Konohana, Konohana Sakuya Hime, Kosensei, Koya No Myoin, Kuku No Chi, Kunitokotachi, Kunitsu Kami, Kusanagi, Kwannon, Kōnōhanasakuya Hime

Names from Japanese mythology: L

No names beginning with L currently known - Godchecker.com

Names from Japanese mythology: M

Marisha Ten, Mawaya No Kami, Miroka, Miroku, Miroku Bosatsu, Momotaro, Monju, Monju Bosatsu, Moshiriikkwechep, Musubi No Kami

Names from Japanese mythology: N

Nai No Kami, Naka Yama Tsui Mi, Nichiren, Nijuhachi Bushu, Ninigi, Ninigi No Mikoto, Nyorai

Names from Japanese mythology: O

Oanomochi, Oho Yama, Okina, Okuninushi, Oni, Otohime

Names from Japanese mythology: P

No names beginning with P currently known - Godchecker.com

Names from Japanese mythology: Q

No names beginning with Q currently known - Godchecker.com

Names from Japanese mythology: R

Raiden, Raijin, Raiju, Raijū, Ryujin

Names from Japanese mythology: S

Sambo Kojin, Samebito, Sanbai Samo, Sangen Samo, Sarutahiko Ohkami, Sengen Sama, Seven Gods of Luck, Shichi Fuku Jin, Shichi Fukujin, Shichifukujin, Shojo, Shoki, Shoko O, Shoten, Sukuna Biko, Sukuna Biko Na, Sukunabiko, Sukunabikona, Susano, Susano Wu, Susanoo, Suzano

Names from Japanese mythology: T

Takami Musubi, Tamayon Hine, Ten Gu, Tengu, Toyo Mike Nu, Toyotama, Tsuki Yomi, Tsukiyomi, Tsukuyomi, Twelve Heavenly Generals

Names from Japanese mythology: U

Uba, Uke Mochi, Umashiashikabihikoji, Umisachihiko, Uzume

Names from Japanese mythology: V

No names beginning with V currently known - Godchecker.com

Names from Japanese mythology: W

No names beginning with W currently known - Godchecker.com

Names from Japanese mythology: X

No names beginning with X currently known - Godchecker.com

Names from Japanese mythology: Y

Yakushi, Yakushi Nyorai, Yamasachihiko, Yamasachinohiko, Yo

Names from Japanese mythology: Z

Zao Gongen, Zenmyo, Zocho
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