Aztec Mythology

The bloodthirsty Gods of Ancient Mexico

XOCHIQUETZAL

Aztec Fertility Goddess

Flowery Feather Fertility Goddess

Her name means “flower precious feather”. Loves Games, loves Dance, but mostly loves Love.

As Goddess of Love, she’s surrounded by butterflies and creates a warm glow wherever she goes. Her brother Xochipilli is also into flower power. Aren’t they sweet? Her husband was Centeotl, or maybe Tlaloc.

Xochiquetzal Facts and Figures

Name: Xochiquetzal
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Fertility
Area of expertise: Fertility

Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 643

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Article last revised on April 09, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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