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Goddesses in world mythology

Author: Martha Ann; Dorothy Myers Imel
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©1993.
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This biographical dictionary contains 11,500 entries for goddesses from around the world and throughout time. Each entry contains area location, associated attributes, and a brief description. Many entries also contain brief retellings of the main myth pertaining to that goddess.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Encyclopedieën (vorm)
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ann, Martha.
Goddesses in world mythology.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©1993
(DLC) 93031496
(OCoLC)28722626
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Ann; Dorothy Myers Imel
ISBN: 0585034826 9780585034829 1280711930 9781280711930
OCLC Number: 42330292
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 655 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover --
Goddesses in World Mythology --
CONTENTS --
PREFACE --
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS --
CONSULTANTS --
GUIDE TO ENTRY FORMAT --
INTRODUCTION --
AFRICA --
Ababa --
Abe --
Abena Budu --
Abenawa --
Aberewa --
Aberewa Awukuwa --
Abowie --
Abuk --
Abu-mehsu --
Acek --
Afiong Edem --
Afr233;k233;t233; --
Agada --
Aha Njoku --
'Aisha Qandisha --
Aizu --
Aja --
Aje --
Akazu --
Akpitoko --
Ala --
Alajeru --
Alasho-Funfun --
Ale See Ala . --
All-bringing-forth --
Alo --
Ama --
Amakiri --
Amauneit --
Amelenwa --
Amirini --
Amponyinamoa --
Andriamahilala --
Ane --
Ani --
Annallja Tu Bari --
Anyigba --
Aprija --
Aquaba --
Araua --
Arava --
Asaase Aberewa --
Asaase Afua See Asase Afua . --
Asaase Yaa See Asase Yaa . --
Asase Afua --
Asase Efua See Asase Yaa . --
Asase Yaa --
Ashiakle --
Asia --
Atai --
Atete --
Atida --
Ato --
Avlekete --
Aya --
Ayaba --
Aya-eke --
Aye See Aya . --
Ayeba --
Azele Yaba --
Aziri --
Babayanmi See Bayanni . --
Bayanni --
Bele Alua --
Bitabok --
Bomu Rambi --
Bosumabla --
Bride of the Barley --
Buk --
Bunzi --
Buruku --
Bushongo Earth Mother --
Bwalya Chabala --
Candit --
Ceres Africana --
Ceres Punica See Ceres Africana . --
Chade --
Chekechani --
Chi --
Chineke See Chi . --
Chi-wara See Tji-wara . --
Cigoro --
Coti --
Crocodile Woman --
Dada --
Dahomean Moon Woman --
Damwamwit --
Dan --
Dandalunda See Yemanja, Central America and Mesoamerica. --
Dangira --
Dariya --
Dasse --
Data --
Daughter of the Sky See Nambi . --
Death Goddess --
Deung Abok --
Dierra --
Dinka First Woman --
Divine Queen --
Djaga Woman --
Dogon Earth Mother --
Dogon Sun Goddess --
Dorina --
Dugbo --
Dziva --
Earth Woman of Dogon See Dogon Earth Mother . --
Edinkira --
Egungun-oya --
Eka Abassi --
Ekineba --
Ekumoke --
Enekpe --
Esesar --
Eveningstar of Wakaranga --
Ewuraba --
Ezili --
Ezili Freda Dahomey See Ezili . --
Ezum Mezum --
Fa See Gbadu and Minona . --
Fohsu --
Ganda First Woman --
Ganna --
Gbadu --
Gbenebeka --
Gcagcile --
Greedy Woman --
Gyangya'di --
Haine --
Harrakoi Dikko --
Hottentot Mother Goddess --
Huntu Katt! Katten --
Hyrax --
Ichar-tsirew --
Igbarun --
Igoni --
Ii --
Ije --
Ikosatana See Inkosazana . --
Imo --
Inkosazana --
Inkosazana-ye-zulu See Inkosazana . --
Inkosikasi --
'Inna --
Isamba --
T$7.
Responsibility: Martha Ann, Dorothy Myers Imel.

Abstract:

This biographical dictionary contains 11,500 entries for goddesses from around the world and throughout time. Each entry contains area location, associated attributes, and a brief description. Many entries also contain brief retellings of the main myth pertaining to that goddess.

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