Melanesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Melanesia

A-Z List of Melanesian Deity Names

The complete alphabetical list of Melanesian Gods and Goddess names.

We have 57 individual gods listed in the Melanesian pantheon of gods and spirits. Many legendary characters have more than one name. If you include nicknames, official titles and honorifics, some gods have hundreds of names! The Godchecker Holy Database currently contains 92 Melanesian deity names — these are listed below.

This list is frequently updated — we are constantly discovering more names!

This list of names from Melanesian mythology compiled by the data dwarves at

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