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List Of Native American Deities

Native American tribes have maintained numerous mythologies regarding deities throughout their histories. Native American belief systems include many sacred narratives. Such spiritual stories are deeply based in Nature and are rich with the symbolism of seasons, weather, plants, animals, earth, water, sky & fire. Deities play a large part in these narratives.

Abenaki

Algonquian

Blackfeet

Haida

Ho-Chunk

Hopi

Huron

Inuit/Eskimo

  • Igaluk - lunar deity
  • Nanook - master of bears
  • Nerrivik - sea mother and food provider
  • Pinga - Goddess of the hunt, fertility, and medicine
  • Sedna - sea Goddess, ruler of the underworld
  • Torngasoak - sky god

Iroquois

Kwakiutl

Lakota

Mi'kmaq

Navajo

Pawnee

Salish

  • Amotken

Seneca

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