This list of deities
is an index to polytheistic deities
of the different religions, cultures and mythologies of the world, listed by type and by region. This is not a list of names or epithets of God in monotheistic religions, for which see Names of God
. For deified individuals see List of people who have been considered deities
, Imperial cult
. For fictional deities (that is, deities whose cult is fictional) see List of fictional deities
Lists of deities by type:
- Ancient Near East / Caucasus
- Central / Northern Asia
- East Asia
- India / South Asia
- Southeast Asia
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