sacred birds

General - Birds revered in one culture or another. Many birds are sacred to a particular deity, race or country. Some of these are: albatross cock crane crow Amaterasu.Angerbode Brac.Cronus.Odin. Saturn.Yama cuckoo Juno dove Aphrodite.Astarte Ararjatis.Ataragatis. Hachiman.Venus eagle Dusara.Jupiter falcon Egypt goose Apollo.Baba.Brahma. Dionysus.Egypt.Eros. Epona.Hera.Hermes.Horus. Iris.Juno.Kaltesh. Kwannon.Mars.Ops.Osiris. Seb.Thoth.Vishnu guinea-fowl Isis hawk Apollo.Egypt.Here. kingfisher Tethys ostrich Zoastrianism owl Asclepius.Athena.Inara Ketu.Minerva peacock Brahma.China.Hera.Juno. Lakshmi.Sarasvati quail Apollo.Melkarth raven Asclepius.Apollo. Cronus.Noah.Odin Saturn sparrow Aphrodite.Venus stork Hera.Sweden swallow Aphrodite.Isis swan Aphrodite.Brahma.Venus turkey Aztecs.Maya vulture Apollo.Ares Heracles.Isis. wagtail Izanagi.Izanami woodpecker Ares wren Triptolemus yatagarusu Amaterasu On occassion, referred to as sacred birds, birds, birds, animals, phoenix, simurgh, Ainu Ahura Mazda, Ainu Ahura Mazda, Amaterasu, Amaterasu, Ama-Terasu, Mikura-tana, Oho-hiru-me-no-muchi, Omikami, Shinmei, Tensho-ko-daijin, Amaterasu-no-mikoto, Amaterasu-oho-hiru-no, Amaterasu-ohomi-kami, Amaterasu Omikami, Mikuratana, Hachioji, Apollo, Apollo, Abaeus, Abaios, Aleuromantes, archer god, Delphinius, Eulalon, Hecates, Helius, Lycius, Lycian, Pean, Sol, Athena, Athena, Akria, Anahita, Athana, Athene, Chalcoiecus, Chalinitis, Chalkioikes, Damasippus, Homa, Koryphasia, Mechanitis, Promachus, Pronoia, Agoraia, Agraulos, Aithuia, Alea, Apaturia, Areia, Athenaia, Athenaie Athena, Atthis, Bulia, Chalcioecus, Curotrophus Damasippus, Ergane, Glaukopis Gorgopa, Gorgopis, Hephaestia, Hephaistia, Hippia, Homa, Hygeia, Nike(phoros Athena), Ophthalmitis, Optiletis Oxyderces, Pallas (Athena), Parthenos, Phratria, Polias, Pronoia, Tritogeneia, Egyptian Isis, Neith, Sais, Thoueris, Etruscan Menrfa, Menrva, Hindu Ushas, Persian Anahita, Roman Appiades, Minerva, Hermes, Hermes, Anubis, Arcus, Camillus, Hermeias, Master of Animals, Terminus, Agoneus, Arais, Arg(e)iphontes, Atlantiades, Clithonius, Cyllen(ius), Hermanubis, Master Thief, Nomius, Oneicopompus, Pasturer, Psychogogue, Psychopomp(us), Terminus, The Master, Trismegistus, Egyptian Anubis, Thoth, Etruscan Turms, Roman Mercury, Charidotes, Mercury, Mercury, Mercurius, Merqurius, Mircurios, Mirqurios, Terminus, Mergurius, Mirqurius, Psychopompus, Greek Hermes, Mithra, Mithra, Mitra, Mediator, Mitra, Armenian Mihr, Hindu Mitra, Roman Mithras, Saturn, Nyx, Nyx, Night, 'night', Roman Nox, Tammuz, Tammuz, Du'uzu, Tammus, Tamoza, Thammuz, Dao(nu)s, Ninib, Thammu, Babylonian Marduk, Greek Adonis, Phrygian Attis, Sumerian Dumuzi(-Abzu), Dumuzida, Mirsi, Sibziann, Zas Arawn, Zas Arawn, Artemis, Artemis, Bear Goddess, Britomart, Irina, Kalliste, Lady of Wild Things, Mistress of the Griffins, Orthia, Orthria, Phoebe, Taurica, Upis, Agrotera, Aph(a)ea, Arcadia, Bear goddess, Brauronia, Britomart(is), Carmenta, Carnasia, Cranae(a), Cynthia, Delia, Dictynna, Elate, Korythalia, Locheia, Mistress of Animals, Mistress of Griffins, Orth(r)ia, Phoebe, Phyllis, Phosporos, Polyboea, Potnia, Theron, Selene, Tauropolos, Trivia, White Goddess, Irish Garbh Ogh, Roman Diana, Syrian Atargatis, Thracian Bendis, Euronyme, China, China, Fukurokuju, Fukurokuju, Fukorokuju, Fukurokujin, Jiu, Jukurokujin, Tobosaku, Kwannon, Kwannon, Avalokiteshvara, Kannon, Kannon-sama, Bato, Chu-jo Hime, Fuku-kensaku, Jiu-ichi-men-Kwannon, Juichimen, Jundei, Kannon(-sama), Nyoirin, Senjiu, Sho(tuku), Buddhist Avalokiteshvara, Chinese Kuan Yin, Lares, Lares, lar, Lases, lemur, singlar, Mannanan, Mannanan, Perseus, Perseus, 'sacker', Shou Shen, Shou Shen, Ancient of the South Pole, Canopus, Nan-chi Hsien-weng, Nan-chi Lao Jen, Old Man of the South Pole, P'eng Tsu, Shen Lou, Shou Hsing, Shou-hsing Lao Tou-tzu, Star of Longevity, Nan-chi Hsienweng, Shou Lao, Shou Lou, Shou-hsing Lao T'aotzu, Canopus, Japanese Fukurokuju, Thoth Apollo, Thoth Apollo, Asclepius, Asclepius, Aisklepios, Asclepios, Asklepios, Esculapius, Aiglaer, Asklepios P(a)eon, Paeeon, Paion, Canaanite Eshmun, Egyptian Imhotep, Roman (A)esculapius, Angerbode Brac, Angerbode Brac, Cronus, Cronus, Chronos, Cronos, Kronos, Kronus, C(h)ronos, Canaanite Baal, El, Roman Saturn, Zalmoxis, Odin, Odin, Alrida, Asa, Father of Battle, Fothin, God of the Hanged, High One, The, Oder, Odhinn, Odnir, Othin, Othinn, Othinus, Othr, Othur, Ouvin, Thekkr, Thror, Throv, Thrud, Thrudr, Uggerus, Voden, Wish God, Wotan, Wuotan, Alfader, Alfadir, Alfodr, All-father, All-seer, Asa, Atridr, Balegyr, Bilegyr, Bileya, Breit-Hut, Farma-Tyr, Feng, Fiollnir, Fimbultyr, Fiolsvidr, Fiornir, Fjdnir, Fjolsvidr, Fjorner, Furor, Gagavaldur, Galgagramr, Gander, Gangrad, Geignudr, Glapsvidir, Grimmr, Grimnir, Hacke(l)berg, Hackelberend, Hakol-berend, Hanga-Tyr, Hangagud, Har(bard), Harr, Helblindi, Her-Tyr, Herfadir, Herfather, Herian, Herjan, Hnikar, HoodedOne, Hrafna(-god), Hropt, Iafn-Har, Irmin, Jafenhar, Janfar, Karlafbuge, King of Lidskialf, Ofrir, Omi, One-eyed, Oski, Othin(n), Rosterus, Sidfod(i)r, Sidhottr, Sigfadir, Sigtyr, Skidskegg, Svafnir, Sygtyr, (The) High One, Thekkr, Thror, Thrud(r), Thunderer, Vafud, Vak, Valfadir, Valfather, Valfodr, Valkjosandi, Vax, Vech(a), Vegtam, Veratyr, Viator-indefessus, Vidforull, Wanderer, Wayfarer, Wild Huntsman, Yggdrasil, Ygg(r), German Grim, Votan, Wodan, W(u)otan, Saxon Irmin, Woden, Rafnagud, Porun, Yama Juno Aphrodite, Yama Juno Aphrodite, Astarte Ararjatis, Astarte Ararjatis, Ataragatis, Ataragatis, Hachiman, Hachiman, God of the Eight Banderoles, Yahata, Yawata, Ojin, Buddhist Daibosatsu, Venus Dusara, Venus Dusara, Jupiter Egypt Apollo, Jupiter Egypt Apollo, Baba, Baba, Bau, Ma, Ma-Bellone, Great Mother, Gula, Ma(-Bellone), Nintu, Phoenician Baau, Semitic Ishtar, Brahma, Brahma, Abjaja, Abjayoni, Astakarna, brahman, Kamalasama, Matsya, Padma-Nabha, Dionysus, Dionysus, Anthios, Bakhos, Braites, Cissos, Deunysos, Dionysos, Divine Child, Impartial Giver, Isodaites, Kubebe, Lakdios, Laphystios, Lyaeus, Night Sun, Nyktelios, Perikionios, Puripais, sacred animals, Thyoneus, Zagreus, Zonnysos, Arsenothetys, Baal Gad, Bacchus, Bakchos, Bakkhos, Bassareus, Bromius, Cissus, Dendrites, Dimetor, Dionusis, Diounsis, Dithyrambos, Eleusis, Eleutherios, Endendros, Enorches, Evius, Iacchus, Iao, Iyngies, Kissos, Lakchos, Lenaeus, Liknites, Luseious, Luseus, Lusios, Merotraphes, Mystes, Omadios, Phytalmios, Sabazios, Sabazius, Sycites, Sykites, Arabian Dusura, Egyptian Osiris, Etruscan Fufluns, Hindu Rudra, Kenite Salmaat, Roman Bacchus, Liber, Egypt, Egypt, Eros, Eros, Erotes, 'desire', Protogonos, plur Erotes, Hindu Kama, Roman Amor, Cupid(o), Cupid, Iao, Epona, Epona, Demeter, Divine Horse, The, Great Mare, The, Three Eponae, Hera, Hera, Here, Queen of Heaven, Chera, Gamelia, Great Goddess, Karpophonos, Kourotrophos, 'lady', Teleia, Egyptian Mut, Hindu Indrani, Roman Juno, Horus, Horus, Har, Iris, Iris, Ese, Juno, Juno, Iuno, Natalis, Sororia, Kaltesh, Kaltesh, Kaltes, Mars, Mars, Ares, Mamers, Marmar, Mavors, Pyrois, Viticus, Father Mars, Gradivus, Loucetius, Ma(r)spiter, Pyrois, Quirinus, Rigonometis, Silvan, Ultor, Egyptian Anhur, Etruscan Maris, Greek Ares, Vitricos, Ops, Ops, Cybele, Eire, Rhea, Osiris, Osiris, Asari, Serapis, Un, Unbu, Unno, Uno, Seb, Seb, Geb, Vishnu Isis Apollo, Vishnu Isis Apollo, Tethys Zoastrianism Asclepius, Tethys Zoastrianism Asclepius, Inara Ketu, Inara Ketu, Minerva Brahma, Minerva Brahma, Lakshmi, Lakshmi, Indira, Ksirabdhitanya, Laksmi, Lotus, Mahalakshmi, Dakshina, Devi-Seri, Devi-Shri, Dharani, Empress of the Sea, Gajadevi, Haripriya, Jaladhi-ja, Karisini, Ksama, Lokamata, Lotus, Mahasarasvati, Matrirupa, Padma(vati), Radha, Rohini, Rukmini, Sadana, Shri, (Sri) Laksmi, Sita, Sri(-devi), Tulsi, Vaishnavi, Vriddhi, Buddhist Maya, East Indies Dewi-Shri, Phra Naret, Sarasvati Apollo, Sarasvati Apollo, Melkarth Asclepius, Melkarth Asclepius, Noah, Noah, Odin Saturn Aphrodite, Odin Saturn Aphrodite, Venus Hera, Venus Hera, Sweden Aphrodite, Sweden Aphrodite, Isis Aphrodite, Isis Aphrodite, Venus Aztecs, Venus Aztecs, Maya Apollo, Maya Apollo, Ares Heracles, Ares Heracles, Isis, Isis, Aset, Ast, Aust, Eset, Esu, Lady of the Beginning, Lady of the Emerald, Lady of the Turquoise, Our Lady, Star of the Sea, Unt, Watch Merti, As(e)t, Eenohebis, Lady of Turquoise, Hes(a)t, Iahu, Mother of God, Sakhmet, Thousand Named, Urethekau, Werethekau, Greek Athena, Isia, Io, Stella Maris, Manat, Mut, Ziza, Izanagi, Izanagi, August Male, Isanagi, Izanami Ares Triptolemus Amaterasu or Izanami Ares Triptolemus Amaterasu.

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