Yoruba Mythology

The Gods of Yorubaland (Nigeria, Benin and Togo)

Godchecker's A-Z names index of Yoruba Gods and Spirits

Our alphabetical list of Yoruba Gods and Goddesses names.

Many gods have more than one name. Our Holy Database currently contains 100 Yoruba deity names and 33 unique articles. The concise list can be found on our pantheon page of Yoruba Gods and spirits.

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

This list of names from Yoruba mythology compiled by the data dwarves at Godchecker.com.