List of deities by classification

This is an index to deities of the different religions, cultures and mythologies of the world, listed by type of deity.

Motif-indexEdit

 
Baronne Rigoley d'Ogny as Aurora, by Jean-Marc Nattier, Baltimore Museum of Art

A basic classification of types of gods is given by Stith Thompson's Motif-Index of Folk-Literature:[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Thompson, Stith (1955–1958). Motif-Index of Folk-Literature. 1–6. Indiana University Press.