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Akan Mythology God and Goddess Names For Baby


Akan religion comprises the traditional beliefs and religious practices of the Akan people. Followers of Akan spirituality believe in a supreme god who created the universe.

The Akan supreme being, Onyame, has many other names. Some of these names indicate Onyame’s most worthy attributes, such as Amosu (Giver of Rain), Amowia (Giver of the Sun), and Amaomee (Giver of Plenitude).

AngelsName has collected God and Goddess names of Akan mythology, which you may consider for your newly born baby.

List of Akan God and Goddess names are given below:

Name Meaning Origin Gender Numerology
Aberewa Mother Earth GoddessAkanGirl 1
Abosom who exercise powers over believersAkanBoy 2
Amaomee Giver of PlenitudeAkanBoy 8
Amosu Giver of RainAkanBoy 6
Amowia Giver of the SunAkanBoy 8
Asase-Yaa Mother Earth GoddessAkanGirl 9
Bia God of the Bia riverAkanBoy 3
Bobowissi Thunder GodAkanBoy 5
Bobowissi Thunder GodAkanBoy 5
Kwaku-Ananse Akanfolktale character, SpiderAkanBoy 4
Kwaku-Anansi Akanfolktale character, SpiderAkanBoy 8
Nyame The supreme creator GodAkanBoy 4
Nyankopon The supreme creator GodAkanBoy 8
Odomankoma Absolute Architect GodAkanBoy 3
Onyame The supreme creator GoddessAkanGirl 1
Onyankopon who is a polar opposite to Onyame, Associated with the SunAkanBoy 5
Tano River GodAkanBoy 5