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AcanA god of alcoholic beverages.AcatYucatec divine patron of those making scarifications and tattoos (Cogolludo); also called Acat *CHB* and Ah Cat.[2]Ah Muzen CabThe god of bees.Ah PekuThe god of thunder.Ah PuchThe god of death.Ah TabaiThe god of the hunt.Ah Uuc TicabA god of the Earth.Ahau ChamahezA god of medicine and good health.AjbitOne of the thirteen creator gods who helped construct humanity from maize.AjtzakOne of the thirteen creator gods who helped construct humanity from maize.Akhushtalgoddess of childbirthAknaMeaning "Our mother," a very general title applied, amongst others, to goddesses of fertility and childbirth.AlomA sky god and one of the creator deities who participated in the last two attempts at creating humanity.AwilixPatron of the Nija'ib' lineage of the K'iche'.

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Bacab *L* [ god N ]Old god of the interior of the earth and of thunder, sky-carrier, fourfold.BahlamAny of a group of jaguar gods who protected people and communities.Bitol *PV*A sky god and one of the creator deities who participated in the last two attempts at creating humanity.Bolon Ts'akab (Dzacab) *L* [ god K ]Ah Bolon Dzacab 'Innumerable Generations', the Lightning god, patron of the harvest and the seeds.Bolontiku *CHB*A group of nine underworld gods.Bolon Yokte''Nine Strides', mentioned in the Books of Chilam Balam and in Classic inscriptions; functions unknown.Buluc Chabtan [ god F ]The god of war, violence, and sacrifice.

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CabrakanA god of mountains and earthquakes. He was a son of Vucub Caquix and Chimalmat.Cacoch *LAC*A creator god.Camazotz *PV*Bat god, tries to kill the Hero Twins. Enemy of ChaacCan Tzicnal *L*Bacab of the north, is assigned the color white, and the Muluc years, son of Itzamna and Ixchel.Chaac *L*The god of storms and rain, enemy of CamazotzChaac Uayab Xoc *L*A fish god and the patron deity of fishermen.ChicchanA group of four Chorti rain gods who live in lakes and make rain clouds from the water in those lakes. Each of the rain gods was associated with a cardinal direction, similar to the Bacabs. Chiccan was also the name of a day in the Tzolkin cycle of the maya calendar.Cit-Bolon-TumA god of medicine and healing.Chimalmat *PV* warrior§A giant who, by Vucub Caquix, was the mother of Cabrakan and Zipacna.Chin[citation needed]The main god of homossexual relationships and patron of homossexual prostitutes.CizinA god of death who lived in Metnal.Colel CabGoddess of the BeesColop U Uichkin *RITUAL OF THE BACABS*An eclipse deity.CoyopaThe god of thunder and brother of Cakulha.Cum HauA god of death and the underworld.

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Ek Chuaj *M* (God M)Ek Chuaj, the "black war chief" was the patron god of warriors and merchants, depicted carrying a bag over his shoulder. In art, he was a dark-skinned man with circles around his eyes, a scorpion tail and dangling lower lip.

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GI, GII, GIIIthe gods I, II, and III, that is, the three patron deities (Triad) of the Palenque kingdom: GI a sea deity with a shell ear, GII a baby lightning god (god K), and GIII the jaguar god of fire, also patron of the number SevenGukumatz > Q'uq'umatz *PV*Feathered Snake god and creator. The depiction of the feathered serpent deity is present in other cultures of Mesoamerica. Gukumatz of the K'iche' Maya is closely related to the god Kukulkan of Yucatán and to Quetzalcoatl of the Aztec.

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Hachäk'yum *LAC*Worshipped by the Lacandon people as their patron deity.Hobnil *L*Bacab of the eastHozanek *L*Bacab of the south; the ek element in the name may refer to a star or constellation.Hun-Batz *PV*'One Howler Monkey', one of the two stepbrothers of the Hero Twins, one of the Howler Monkey Gods and patron of the arts.Hun-Came *PV*'One-Death', a lord of the underworld (Xibalba) who, along with Vucub-Came 'Seven-Death', killed Hun Hunahpu. They were defeated by the latter's sons, the Hero Twins.Hun-Chowen *PV*One of the two stepbrothers of the Hero Twins, one of the Howler Monkey Gods and patron of the arts.Hun-Hunahpu *PV*The father of the Maya Hero Twins Ixbalanque and Hun-Apu by a virgin. Beheaded in Xibalba, the underworld, by the rulers of Xibalba, Hun Came and Vucub Caquix. His sons avenged his death.Hunab Ku'Sole God', identical with Itzamna as the highest Yucatec god; or a more abstract upper god.Hun-Ahpu *PV*One of the Maya Hero Twins.Hunahpu-Gutch *PV*One of the thirteen creator gods who helped create humanity.Hunahpu Utiu *PV*One of the thirteen creator gods who helped create humanity.Hun-Ixim'One-Maize', a reading of the name glyph of the Classic Tonsured Maize GodHun-nal-yeA now obsolete reading of the name glyph of the Classic Tonsured Maize GodHuracan *PV*'One-Leg', one of three lightning gods together called 'Heart of the Sky', and acting as world creators.

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ItzamnaThe founder of the Maya culture, he taught his people to grow maize and cacao, as well as writing, calendars, and medicine. Once mentioned as the father of the Bacabs. Connected to Kinich Ahau and Hunab Ku.Itzananohk'uA patron god of the Lacandon people.Ixbalanque > XbalanqueIxchel *L* [goddess O]Jaguar goddess of midwifery and medicine.Ixmucane *PV*One of the thirteen creator gods who helped create humanity, grandmother of the Hero Twins. See Maya religion.Ixpiyacoc *PV*A creator god who helped create humanity. Twelve other gods were also involved in creating humanity. See Maya religion.Ixtab *L*The goddess of suicide.IxazaluohThe goddess of water and weaving.

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Jacawitz *PV*Mountain god of the K'iche'.

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Kauil (Kawil, K'awiil)Assumed to have been the Classic name of god K (Bolon Dzacab). Title attested for Itzamna, Uaxac Yol, and Amaite Ku; family name; probably not meaning 'food', but 'powerful'.Kinich Ahau *L*The solar deity.Kinich KakmoA solar deity represented by a macaw, patron of Izamal (Yucatan).Kisin(Cisin)The most commonly depicted god of death.Kukulkan'Feathered Serpent', Although heavily Mexicanised, Kukulkan has his origins among the Maya of the Classic Period, when he was known as Waxaklahun Ubah Kan (/waʃaklaˈχuːn uːˈɓaχ kän/), the War Serpent, and he has been identified as the Postclassic version of the Vision Serpent of Classic Maya art.

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MamA title of respect meaning "Grandfather" and applied to a number of different Maya deities including earth spirits, mountain spirits, and the four Bacabs.MaximonA god of travelers, merchants, medicine men/women, mischief and fertility, that was conflated with the Christian figure of Saint Simon and in modern times is part of the celebrations surrounding Holy Week.

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Naum
The creator of human minds and thoughts.[3]
NohochacyumA creator-destroyer deity, the brother of the death god Kisin (or possibly another earthquake god also known as Kisin). He is the sworn enemy of the world serpent Hapikern and it is said that, in the end of days, he will destroy Hapikern by wrapping him around himself to smother him. In some versions of this story, life on earth is destroyed in the process. He is related, in some stories, to Usukan, Uyitzin, Yantho and Hapikern, all of whom wish human beings ill. Also the brother of Xamaniqinqu, the patron god of travelers and merchants.

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Oxlahuntiku *CHB*'Thirteen Gods', possibly sky gods, opposed to Bolontiku. Mentioned in an eschatological passage.

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Qaholom *PV*One of the second set of creator gods.Q'uq'umatz *PV*Feathered Snake god and creator. The depiction of the feathered serpent deity is present in other cultures of Mesoamerica. Q'uq'umatz of the K'iche' Maya is closely related to the god Kukulkan of Yucatán and to Quetzalcoatl of the Aztecs.

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Sipa hunting god often depicted as an elderly human with deer ears and antlers.[4]

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Tepeu *PV*A sky god and one of the creator deities who participated in all three attempts at creating humanity.Tohil *PV*Tohil was a patron deity of the K'iche'. There was a great temple to him at their ancient capital of Q'umarkaj.

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Vatanchu"Straight God", a mountain god of the Postclassic Manche Ch'ol.[5]Votanlegendary ancestral deity, Chiapas.Vucub-Caquix *PV*Bird demon, severs arm of Hero Twin, wife is Chimalmat, sons are the demonic giants Cabrakan and Zipacna.

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Xaman Ekthe god of travelers and merchants, who gave offerings to him on the side of roads while traveling.Xbalanque *PV* [god CH]War Twin, one of the Hero Twins, companion to HunahpuXcarruchanA mountain god of the Postclassic Manche Ch'ol.[6]Xmucane and Xpiayoc *PV*A creator god couple which helped create the first humans. They are also the parents of Hun Hunahpu and Vucub Hunahpu. They were called Grandmother of Day, Grandmother of Light and Bearer twice over, begetter twice over and given the titles midwife and matchmaker.

Y[edit]

YalukOne of four Mopan 'Grandfathers' of the earth and chief lightning god.YopaatImportant rain god at Copán and Quiriguá in the southern Maya area.[7]Yum KaaxGod of the woods, of wild nature, and of the hunt; invoked before carving out a maize field from the wilderness.

Z[edit]

Zac Cimi *L*Bacab of the west.Zipacna *PV*Demonic personification of the earth crust.

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