List of Native American deities

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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[edit]

Algonquian[edit]

Blackfeet[edit]

Haida[edit]

Ho-Chunk[edit]

Main article: Ho-Chunk mythology

Hopi[edit]

Main article: Hopi mythology
See also: Kachina

Huron[edit]

Main article: Huron mythology

Inuit/Eskimo[edit]

Main article: Inuit mythology
  • 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[edit]

Main article: Iroquois mythology

Kwakiutl[edit]

Main article: Kwakiutl mythology

Lakota[edit]

Main article: Lakota mythology

Mi'kmaq[edit]

Navajo[edit]

Main article: Diné Bahaneʼ

Pawnee[edit]

Main article: Pawnee mythology

Salish[edit]

Main article: Salish mythology
  • Amotken

Seneca[edit]

Main article: Seneca mythology