01/09/2013

kami - Shinto Deities

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. shinbutsu 神仏 kami to hotoke - the Deities of Japan .
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kami 神 Shinto deities




.. .. .. .. .. .. .. Shinto deities 神道の神様

- some deities are read either AMA NO or AME NO

. Abura no Kamisama 油の神様 Deity of Oil in Edo .

. Aburahigami, Aburahi no Kami 油日あぶらひ神 / 油日大神 Aburahi no Okami .
- Shiga, 油日神社 Aburahi Jinja - 油日大明神 Aburahi Daimyojin

. Akakura Daignongen 赤倉大権現 .
..... and Akakura Fudo 赤倉不動

. Akaruhime no kami 阿加流比売神 / 耀姫 . - Korean Connection

Akiba Gongen 秋葉権現現Akibagongen at Mt. Akiba

Akiguhi no Ushi no Kami 飽昨能宇斯神 for beautiful hair

Amanoochigami Rokusha Gongen 天落神六社権現(あまのおちがみろくしゃごんげん)
Nara 奈良県桜井市和田

. Amayo no mikoto 雨夜尊 Deity of Blind People .

. Amatsu hikone no Mikoto 天津日子根命 / 天津彦根命 . - Son of Amaterasu

Amatsumara 天津麻羅
Amanomahitotsu no kami 天目一箇神(あめのまひとつのかみ) - Yama no Kami 山の神
- Deity with only one eye

Amaterasu Oomikami (Omikami) 天照大神


Amenoakarutama no Mikoto, Ame no Akarutama 天明玉命 - Toyotama 豊玉姫


Ame no futotama no mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .


Ame no hihoko no mikoto
Ame no hoakari no mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

. Ame no Hiwashi no Mikoto 天日鷲命 アメノヒワシノミコト Amenohiwashi .
- - - - - deity of asa 麻 hemp

Ame no Iwatowake 天石門別神 Ama no Iwatowake
and Kaguyama in Nara 香具山, Amanokaguyama 天香久山

Ame no Koyane no mikoto 天児屋根命 Amenokoyane
Azumi no Isora Maru 阿曇磯良丸 Isoramaru, 安曇の磯良

. Ame no Nukado no kami 天糠戸神 )(Ame-no-nuka-do-no kami) .


. Amenooshihomimi no Mikoto 天之忍穂耳命 Ame no oshihomimi no mikoto .
Masakaakatsu kachihayahi ame no oshihomimi no mikoto (Kojiki,Nihongi),
Masakaakatsu kachihayahi ame no oshihone no mikoto(Nihongi)
正勝吾勝勝速日天之忍穂耳命(アメノオシホミミ) / 正勝吾勝勝速日天忍穂耳命

Amenooshihomimi アメノオシホミミ Ame no oshihi no mikoto (German)
..... 正勝吾勝勝速日天忍穂耳尊 - Masakakatsukachihayahi Ame no oshihomimi no mikoto

. Amenotomi no Mikoto .
天比理乃咩命 Amenohirinome no Mikoto / formerly called 洲ノ神(すさきのかみ) Susaki no Kami (Sunosaki)
(天比理刀咩命 (あめのひりとめのみこと) Amenohiritome no Mikoto)
- Taokihooi 手置帆負命 Taokihooi no kami

Ame-no-Uzume-no-mikoto (天宇受売命, 天鈿女命) Ame no Uzume, Ama no Uzume

Atago Gongen - 愛宕権現
to prevent fire

Aragamisama, Koojin sama 荒神様 Hearth Deity
Dokujin, dokoojin 土公神
Kamagami 釜神 The Hearth Deity in Miyagi


. Arakuma Ookami 荒熊大神 Arakuma Okami .

. Arima no Miko 有間の尊 / Arima no Ooji 有間王子 the Prince Arima .
. . . . . and 藤白神社 Fujishiro shrine


Arukigami 歩行神 the God of Wandering with Basho and Issa
Sozorogami そぞろ神 / Sowasowa no kami そわそわの神

. ashi no kamisama 足の神様 deities for strong legs .
- - - ashigamisan 足神さん Ashi no Kamisama - Uji Jinja 宇治神社
- - - Ashinazuchi no kami 足名椎神



. Bandai Myojin 磐梯明神 - Fukushima, Mount Bandaisan .

. bihada no kamisama 美肌の神様 deity for beautiful skin .
Toyotama Hime 豊玉姫 Princess Toyotama Hime

Bimbogami, Binboo Gami 貧乏神 God of Poverty .

biyoo no kami 美容の神様 deities of beauty

. Boshijin, Hahakogami 母子神 "Mother-Child Deity" .

Byaku-I Gongen ... 飯山白衣権現White Kannon Gongen, at Ii no Yama



. Chinushi no Mikoto 道主命 Michinushi no Mikoto .


Daishoogun 大将軍神 Daishogun no kami, Lord of the Stars
His name is also 素戔鳴尊 スサノオ Susano-O.

. Doosojin 道祖神 Dosojin - Wayside Gods .
- Funado no kami 岐の神


Eiyoo Gongen 栄誉権現 Venerable Guard Deity
a tanuki from Toshogu Shrine




. female Kami - 神道 - 女性の神々 .

. Fuku no Kami 福の神 God of Good Luck .

. Funado no Kami , Kunado no Kami 岐の神 .
Wayside Deity
Chimata no Kami 巷の神(ちまたのかみ)
Tsuji no Kami 辻の神(つじのかみ)"crossroad deity"
Tsukitatsu Funado no kami (Kojiki)
岐戸大神 / 岐戸の神 / 岐ノ尊 kido okami, Kido no Kami
a deity to show the way - 道祖神 Dosojin

. Futatsuiwa Daimyojin" 二ッ岩大明神 . - Sado Island, Niigata
- - - - -源助大明神 Gensuke Daimyojin, the Great Tanuki Deity

Futsunomitama 布都御魂(ふつのみたま)
Sajifutsu no kami 佐士布都神 - Mikafutsunokami 甕布都神
The personification of a divine sword.

. Fuujin 風神 Fujin - Kaze no Kami 風の神 Wind God .




Gozu Tenno, Ten-Oo 牛頭天王 Bull-headed King of Heaven
..... Japanese god of the plague, Gion Festival Kyoto.
Gooo, Go-Oo, Go-O 牛王

. gyogyōshin, gyogyooshin 漁業神 Gyogyoshin deities for fishing .


Hachiman Shin 八幡神 and Hachiman Daibosatsu 八幡大菩薩)

Hakusan Shichi Gongen 白山七権現
Hakusan shinkoo 白山信仰 Hakusan faith. Shirayama shrines

. Haniyasu Hime 埴安姫命 / Haniyasu Hiko no Kami .

. Haraedo no Kami 祓戸 . 祓所神 .
..... Seoritsuhime 瀬織津姫, Hayaakitsuhime (Haya-Akitsu-Hime), Ibukidonushi, and Hayasasurahime.

. Hashihime, Hashi Hime 橋姫 / はし姫 "Princess of the Bridge" .
..... 橋姫の神 Hashihime no Kami

. Hashiriyu Gongen 走湯権現 (そうとうごんげん) Soto Gongen, Hot Spring Deity .
..... Izusan Gongen 伊豆山権現

. Hayashijooin no Mikoto 林浄因命 Hayashi Join - Sweets Deity .

Hidarugami ヒダル神 -ダラシ - Hunger Gods

Hikohono Ninigi no Mikoto 彦火瓊瓊杵命
. Ninigi 瓊々杵尊, Sakuyahime and Iwanagahime .

Hikosan Gongen 彦山権現
Mount Hikosan 英彦山 / 彦山 Hikosan Shrines, Fukuoka and Oita

Hitokotonushi 一言主 "God of One Word" at Katsuragi Mountain, 一言主神社

Hoakari no mikoto, Ho Akari no Mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

Hondawake no mikoto 譽田別命 - 品陀和気命 Homudawake .
Another name for Hachiman Daishin 八幡大神
Another name is Oojin Tennoo 応神天皇 Ojin Tenno


. Honoakari no Mikoto 天火明命 / 鐃速日命 .
櫛玉饒速日命 Kushitama Nigihayahi no Mikoto (櫛玉饒速日 Kushitama Nigihayahi)
and his father, 天忍穂耳尊 Ama no Oshihomimi no Mikoto


. hooijin 方位神 deities of the directions .

Hoosoogami, Hoosooshin 疱瘡神 God of Smallpox, Hosogami

. Hoozu no kami, Hyōzu 兵主神 Hyozu no Kami . Deity of Wind and Weapons .  



. ibotori myoojin いぼとり明神 Myojin taking away warts .
- - - - - ibogamisan いぼ神さん / イボ取り / 疣  Shinto deity to take away warts


. Ichigami 市神 / いちがみ deity of the market town .

Ichikishima hime 市杵島姫 Ichikishima Hime-no-Kami (市杵島姫神)/ 中津島姫命 Nakatsushima hime no mikoto
Tagitsu Hime-no-Kami (湍津姫神)
Tagiri Hime no Mikoto 田心姫命 / (田心姫神) ?Tagori Hime-no-Kami
and the Munakata shrines 宗像大社 Munakata Taisha

Iizuna no Gongen 飯網の権現 ... at Iizuna Mountain, Izuna Gongen


Ikasuri no Kami 座摩の神 Five Deities of the Land
生井神 Ikui no kami, Protector of life
福井神 Sakui no kami, Bringer of good luck
綱長井神 Tsunagai no kami, Luck for fishing
波比岐神 Hahiki no kami, Protector of home and garden
阿須波神 Asuwa no kami, Protector of legs and travelling


Ikushima no kami 生島神 Protector of the Land and the Islands
..... Ikunitama no kami 生国魂神(イクニタマノカミ)
..... Sakikunitama no kami咲国魂神(サキクニタマノカミ)
Tarushima no kami 足島神 "Fulfillment"
Ikushima Tarushima Jinja 生島足島神社, Osaka


Inari Myojin 稲荷明神 - the Fox Deity

. Inugami 犬神 "Dog Deity" Dog Monster .

Inuhime-no-kami, Inuhime no Kami 伊奴姫神 "Princess Dog Deity"

Ishiho oshiwake no kami
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

. Ishikoridome no kami 石凝姥神 (Ishi-kori-dome-no-kami) - Ishikoritome .

Iwakamutsukari no Mikoto 磐鹿六雁命 God of the Kitchen Knife and Cooking
高家神社 Takabe Shrine, Chiba

. Iwanagahime no Mikoto 磐長姫命 .

. iyaku no kamisama 医薬の神様 deity of medicine .
Sukunahikona no mikoto 少彦名命 Sukuna Hikona, Sukuna-Hikona, Sukuna-Bikona

Izanagi 伊弉諾 - 伊弉冉尊 - Izanami 伊邪那美命



Jinguu Koogoo 神功皇后 Empress Jingu Kogo

Jinmu Tenno 神武天皇 First Emperor Jimmu
= Kamuyamato Iwarehiko no mikoto 神倭磐余彦尊

Jishu Gongen 地主権現 Local Gongen
at Kiyomizudera Kyoto 清水寺, Jishu Jinja 地主神社



. Kagamitsukuri, Kagami Tsukuri no kami 鏡作神 Deity for making mirrors .

. Kakinomoto Ookami 柿本大神 Kakinomoto Okami "Great Deity" .
Kakinomoto Daimyoojin 柿本大明神 Kakinomoto Daimyojin, 人丸神, 柿本人丸神
Kakinomoto Hitomaro 柿本人麻呂 Hitomaru 人丸 / 人麿 - Waka poet

. kami no soshin 髪の祖神 first deity for hair problems . - priest Semimaru 蝉丸法師

. Kamurogi no Mikoto 神漏岐尊 / Kamuromi no Mikoto 神漏美尊 .
..... male and female ancestral kami

. Kamu Yamato Iwarebiko, Kamuyamatoiwarebiko 神倭磐余彦尊 .
same as Wakamikenu no mikoto, Toyomikenu no mikoto, Sano mikoto, Hatsukuni shirasu sumera mikoto. = 神武天皇 Jinmu Tenno, the first Tenno

. Kanayago-kami 金屋子神 Deity of the Blacksmith .
Goddess of Tatara metal work 鑪
- Kanayamahiko no Kami 金山彦神, Kanayama Hime no Kami 金山毘売神


Kannigihayahi no mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

. Kappa Daimyojin 河童大明神 Great Deity Kappa - water goblin .

. Kasuga Myoojin 春日明神 Kasuga Myojin / 春日竜神 Kasuga Ryujin
Dragon Deity .


. Kazesaburoo 風三郎 Wind God called Kazesaburo - 風神 .

. Kayano hime no kami, Kayanu 鹿屋野比売神 - Deity of tsukemono Pickles 漬物の祖神 .


Kenryusan Daigongen 剣龍山大権現薬師如来 Yakushi Nyorai

Kimon Konjin 鬼門金神 and Kitamuki Fudo 北向き不動... Fudo facing North. also Kitamuki Kannon, Kitamuki Jizo and others. the "Demon Gate", kimon

. kitorashin, kitora-shin 木虎神 "The Wooden Tiger Deity" .

Kogane no Ookami 金大神 at 金神社 Kogane Jinja / Gifu 岐阜県岐阜市金町5-3
and godess Nunoshihime-no-mikoto, wife of Inishiki-Irihiko-no-mikoto, mother of Ichihaya-no-mikoto
- - - More in the WIKIPEDIA !

Konpira Daigongen . 金毘羅大権現 Kompira Daigongen . Kotohira, Shikoku

. Konjin, Konjin Sama  金神, 金神様 deity of metal .

. Konohana Sakuyahime no Mikoto  木花開耶姫 . 咲屋姫命 .

- Kooshin 庚申 Kōshin, Koshin, Ka-no-e-saru -
- and
Shoomen Kongoo, Shōmen Kongō 青面金剛 Shomen Kongo -


Kotoamatsukami 別天津神 "distinguishing heavenly kami"
zooka no sanjin 造化の三神 three deities of creation
Ame no minaka nushi no kami 天之御中主神
Takamimusuhi no kami 高御産巣日神
Kami musuhi no kami 神産巣日神


. Kotokatsukunikatsunagasa 事勝因勝長狭神 .
- other names of this deity:
Shiozutsu-no-Okina 塩筒老翁,
Shiozutsu no Oji, Shiozutsu no Ookami 塩筒大神 (old man of the the sea) 塩土老翁神
or
Shiotsuchi no Okina 塩土老翁, Shiotsuchi no Oji, Shiotsuchi no Kami 塩椎神
Shiotsuchi 潮つ霊, 潮つ路 - Deity who resides over the tide.
Shiogama Myoojin 鹽竈明神 / 塩釜明神 Shiogama Myojin, Deity of the Salt Chauldron


. Kotoshironushi 事代主命 Ebisu .
and kuniyuzuri 国譲り transfer of the land at Miho Jinja

Kuni no Tokotachi no mikoto 国常立尊主神 Kunitokotachi

. Kushimikenu no Mikoto 櫛御気奴命 / 櫛御氣奴命 .
..... honorific name of Susano-o-no-mikoto

Kushinadahime - Kushinada hime 櫛名田媛 .
Inada hime no mikoto 稲田姫命(いなだひめのみこと)

. Kusu no kami 久斯之神 Deity of Sake .


Magami 真神 ancient Wolf Deity and 太占 futomani divination

. makuragami 枕神 "god of the pillow" .

Marebito まれびと / 客 / 賓 / 客人 "Rare person" visiting local deity

. Matarajin, Madarajin, Matara-Shin 摩多羅神 . - and Shikōtei 始皇帝 - and Uzumasa 太秦

Matsunoo 松尾神 - 大山咋神 / 中津島姫命 Deity of Sake 酒神

. Mihotsu Hime no Mikoto 三穂津姫命 Wife of Kotoshironushi .

. Mikami Daimyoojin 御髪大明神 Great Deity of Hair .

Mikenu no Mikoto, Mikenu-no-Mikoto 御毛沼命

Mikumari, Mikomori Myōjin 御子守明神
御子守 - Mikomori Sannyoshin 御子守三女神
Tamayorihime 玉依姫.
Mikumari jinja 水分神社

Mimigo Ookami 耳明大神
Mimigo Jinja 耳明神社

. Misaki Daimyoojin 御先大明神 / ミサキ大明神 Misaki Daimyojin .
and 岩山大明神 Iwayama Daimyojin from Okayama

"Mishakuji-sama" みしゃくじさま, Mishaguji sama ミシャグジさま , ミシャグジ神 and shrine 御社宮司社, Lake Suwa

Mizuhanome 水速女命 / 弥都波能売神 / 罔象女神 Deity of Water

. myoojin - myōjin 明神 - myōjin 名神 "eminent kami" - Myojin .



Nai no kami 地震神 God of Earthquakes

. Nakatsushima hime no mikoto 中津島姫命 Deity of Beauty . - same as Ichikishima Hime no Mikoto

. 那牟羅彦神 Husband : Namurahiko no Kami .
- 那牟羅姫神 Wife : Namurahime no Kami - at 苗村神社 Namura Jinja, Shiga

. Narimono no Kamisama 鳴り物の神様 "Deity of Instruments" .
- - - - - Kotoshironushi 事代主命 Ebisu at Miho Shrine

Ninigi no Mikoto 瓊瓊杵尊/邇邇芸命 and Kirishima
- - - - - Hikohono Ninigi no Mikoto 彦火瓊瓊杵命

Niutsuhime  丹生都比女 。丹生都比売

Nooten Ookami 脳天大神 Noten Okami Snake Deity
龍王院 Ryuo-In - Dragon God Shrine, Kinpusenji, Yoshino

. Nue Daimyoojin 鵺大明神 Nue Daimyojin - the Nue monster .


Okunitama no Kami 大国魂神
Yamato no Ookuni Tama no Kami 倭大国魂神
Yachihoko no Kami 八千矛神 / Mi-Toshi no Kami 御年神


Omizunu no Kami 淤美豆奴神, 淤美豆奴命..
Legends of Izumo no Kuni. "God of Great Water"

Omodaru 於母陀流神, Ayakashikone and Dairoku Tenma O 第六天魔王

. ONI - Onipedia - 鬼ペディア - Oni Demons - ABC-List - .

. Ooasakiko - Oasahiko no Okami 大麻比古の大神 Deity of Hemp . .

Oohiko no mikoto, Ōhiko no mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .


. Ookuninushi no Mikoto, Ōkuninushi no mikoto 大国主命 - and Izumo Taisha . Daikoku sama 大黒さま -
Oonamuchi no Kami 大己貴命 (おおなむちのかみ) 大巳貴命


. Osakabe no kami おさかべの神 / 長壁 / 刑部明神 / 刑部大神 . - Himeji castle

Oshirasama, O-shira sama おしらさま、オシラサマ - Tono, Iwate
O-Shirase sama お知らせ様
"Neighing horse deity", menari myojin 馬鳴明神
"Silkworm God", kaikogami, sanjin 蚕神 , カイコガミ
Kokage Myoojin 蚕影(こかげ)明神 / Kodama sama 蚕玉様. 蚕養神
Tobigami 飛神 "flying god"
Okonai sama オコナイサマ
Okunaisama オクナイサマ - 家の神 Deity in the Home

Ooyama kui no kami 大山咋神(くいのかみ) O-yama-gui-no-kami
better known as Sanoo, 山王 "Mountain King"

Ooyamatsumi 大山祇神, 大山積神, 大山津見神
Oyamatsumi no Mikoto
God dwelling in Mountains


. Rokusan sama 六三さま Deity of Illness .


. Sake no Kamisama 酒の神様 Deity of Sake - Introduction - .

. Sakuyahime 咲屋姫命 . 木花開耶姫 Sakuyahime no Mikoto .

. Sanjuubanshin, sanjuu banjin 三十番神 monthly day tutelaries .
. . . . . zenjin or zenshin 善神 "food deities"

Sannoo 山王 Sanno, the "Mountain King"
and the Hiyoshi shrines 日吉神社. San-O, Sann-No,

. Sarutahiko no Kami 猿田彦大神, 猿田彦神 "Monkey Man" .

Sekimamorigami 関守神 Deities of Checkpoints
Sakai no myoojin 境の明神, Sekido Myoojin 関戸明神 deity Sekido Myojin
Seki no Myoojin 関の明神 Myojin Deity to protect a checkpoint
- Ichihime no kami 市姫の神


Sekison Gongen 石尊権現
Stone Deity at Mount Oyama 大山, Kanagawa

. Sekizan Daimyojin 赤山大明神 . - and Taizan Fukun 泰山府君

. Seoritsu Hime no Mikoto 瀬織津姫命 / 瀬織津比売 / 瀬織津媛 .


. Shibaten しばてん / 芝天 Kappa water deity from Tosa - Kochi .

. Shichi-Fukujin, Shichifukujin 七福神 Seven Gods of Good Luck .

Shichimen Daimyojin 七面大明神
Shichimen Tennyo (七面天女) celestial nymph / Heavenly Lady from Mount Shichimen

. Shikigami 式神, Shiki no Kami 式の神 .

Shinba ... 神馬 Horse of the Gods jinme, 神駒(かみこま)

. shinigami 死神 God of Death "Grim Reaper" .  

. Shinra Myoojin Shinra Myōjin 新羅明神 Shinra Myojin . - Korean Connection

. Shiozutsu-no-Okina 塩筒老翁 .
- other names of this deity:
Shiozutsu no Oji, Shiozutsu no Ookami 塩筒大神 (old man of the the sea) 塩土老翁神
Shiotsuchi no Okina 塩土老翁, Shiotsuchi no Oji, Shiotsuchi no Kami 塩椎神
Shiotsuchi 潮つ霊, 潮つ路 - Deity who resides over the tide.
Shiogama Myoojin 鹽竈明神 / 塩釜明神 Shiogama Myojin, Deity of the Salt Chauldron
Kotokatsu Kunikatsu Nagasa - 事勝因勝長狭神


Shirosama, O-Shirosama, Kaikogami and other SILK related deities ...
蚕神, おしらさま, 蚕影明神 ...

. Shitateruhime したてるひめ - 下照姫 / 下照媛 . - Korean Connection - Shita-teru-hime-no-mikoto

. Shooka Gongen 焼火権現 Shoka Gongen,Ooyama Gongen 大山権現 Oyama Gongen .
at Shimane, Okinoshima : 焼火山大権現 Shoka Oyama Daigongen
and Oohirume Muchi no Mikoto 大日孁貴尊 / 日女尊 Hirume no Mikoto / 大日孁尊 Ohirume no Mikoto


. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

Suijin, the God of Water 水神 . Suiten. Mizu no Kamisama. Suitengu 水天宮

Sukuna, Ryoomen Sukuna Sukuna with two faces 両面宿儺
- - - and - Sukunahikona no mikoto 少彦名命 Sukuna Hikona / Sukuhikona na Mikoto  彦名命

Sumiyoshi Myoojin 住吉明神 Sumiyoshi Myojin and Sumiyoshi Shrines in Japan 住吉神社 Sumiyoshi Jinja

. . Sun and Moon Deities of Japan Nitten, Gatten and more
日天,月天, 明星天子

Sutoku Tenno, Sotoku, Sudo 崇徳天皇 (1119 - 1142)

Suzuki Myoojin 鈴木明神 Amakusa, Kumamoto
Suzuki Shigenari 鈴木重成 (1588 - 1653)


Tajikarao no Mikoto 田力男命 - Tateyama mountain belief 立山信仰
天手力男神 / 天手力雄神 Ame no Tajikarao no Kami
刀尾天神 Tachio Tenjin / 刀尾権現 Tachio Gongen

Tajimamori, Tajima Mori 田道間守命
thought to have plucked the fruit from the "Eternal Land" Tokoyo no Kuni 常世国, 常世の国

Takaokami 高おかみ神 God of Rain Kuraokami, Kuramitsuha

Taketsu no mi no mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

. Tamawakasu no Mikoto 玉若酢命 . - Oki Island, Shimane
and 須世理姫命 Suserihime no Mikoto

Tamayorihime, Tamayoribime, Tamayori hime no mikoto 玉依姫命

Ta no Kami, Yama no Kami. Deities of the Fields and Mountains
田の神・山の神

. 手長明神 Tenaga Myojin (The kami with long arms) .
and Ashinaga 足長明神

Tokusa no Kandakara 十種神宝 The Ten Heavenly Treasures
Tokusanokamudakara


. Tooka Daimyoojin 稲荷大明神 Toka Daimyojin (Inari) .

Toshigami 年神 God of the Year / 大年神 Ootoshi no Kami , Toshidon and other names


Toyotamahiko no Mikoto 豊玉彦命
- Aoshima Jinja 青島神社 Aoshima Shrine, Miyazaki -

. Toyotama Hime 豊玉姫 Princess Toyotama .


Toyoukehime no Kami 豊受大神 Toyouke no Ookami
Oogetsu Hime no Kami 大宜都比売神

. Tsukiyomi no Kami, Tsukuyomi no Kami 月読神 Deity of the moon .
Tsukiyomi no Mikoto 月夜見尊(つきよみのみこと) 月読命
Tsukiyomi no Mikoto Aramitama 月夜見尊荒御魂 / Tsukiyumi no Mikoto月弓命



Uba Gongen 姥権現Mount Iidesan

. ubugami 産神 "deity of birth" / ubusunagami 産土神.
o-san no kami お産の神 the deity of birth

. Ugajin 宇賀神 and Uga Benzaiten 宇賀弁財天 .
- - - Uga no Mitama no Kami 宇賀御魂神

鵜草葺不合尊 Ugayafukiaezu no mikoto 盧茲草葺不合尊
father of Jinmu Tenno 神武天皇

. Ujigami 氏神 Deity for a clan or family .

. Ukanomikami, Uka no Mikami 宇迦之御魂神 / 倉稲魂神 .
Miketsu Kami 御食津神 / 三狐神 / Inari Kami 稲荷神 Deity to provide food
rides on a inari 稲荷 fox messenger

Ukemochi no Mikoto 保食命 Ukemochi no Kami 宇気母智命 Uke Mochi

. Umashiashikabihikoji 宇麻志阿斯訶備比古遅神 Umashi ashikabi hikoji no kami.
足神さん Ashigami San for strong legs

Umisachihiko 海幸彦 Hoteri no mikoto 火照命(ほでりのみこと)

Unagami Sukune no Mikoto 菟上足尼命 Unakami 菟上

. Unagihime 宇奈岐日女 Unagi-Hime "Princess Eel" .
- and a demon deity - Kesaki Gongen 蹴裂権現
- Kunisatsuchi no Mikoto 国狭槌尊 *
- Hikonagisatake Ugayabukiaezu no Mikoto 彦波瀲武鸕鷀草葺不合尊 *
- Kamununakawahihi no mikoto 神渟名川耳尊 = Suizei Tenno 綏靖天皇

. Uwazutsunoo, Nakazutsunoo, Sokozutsunoo .
表筒之男命 / 中筒之男命 / 底筒之男命


. wagoojin 和合神 Wago-Jin - Deities of conjugal harmony .

Wakahirume 雅日女尊 Wakahirume no mikoto
Oosakatoke no kami 大酒解神 / Kosaketoke no kami 小酒解神

Wakatakehiko no mikoto
. sojin, soshin, oyagami 祖神 spirits of ancestral deities .

Wakumusubi 稚産霊命 - Wakumusuhi 和久産巣日神



Yakujin 厄神(やくじん) Yakujin Myo-O 厄神明王,
Mondo Yakujin 門戸厄神
"deity of preventing bad luck" - or - "deity to bring bad luck"

. Yakubyoogami 疫病神 Yakubyogami, Deity of Diseases and Illness .
eyami no kami えやみのかみ / gyooyakujin 行疫神 gyoyakujin / ekijin, yakujin 疫神


Yamasachihiko 山幸彦 Hiko hohodemi no mikoto 彦火火出見尊

Yamazumisama 山住様 /ヤマズミサマ "Deity living in the mountains"
Yamazumi Daigongen - a wolf deity

Yoshida Shinto 吉田神道 - Yoshida Kanetomo 吉田兼倶(1435-1511)


Yakusanoikazuchi 八雷神 eight gods of Thunder
Yakusa no ikazuchi no kami - - - and Fuujin Raijin 風神雷神 Gods of Wind and Thunder


. yugen gongen, yu no minamoto Gongen 湯源権現 Deity to protect the Hot Water Well .

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. shinbutsu 神仏 kami to hotoke - the Deities of Japan .

. shingoo Shingō 神語 the "divine title" .


. Introducing Japanese Buddhas and Deities .


. Shrine, Shinto Shrine (jinja 神社) - Introduction .


- - - - - The Gods of Japan and Haiku (kami to hotoke) - - - - -



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