Deities of Greyhawk

Important Deities and Demigods of Greyhawk

The World of Greyhawk features well over a hundred deities (not including pantheons worshiped by other races) encompassing nearly every portfolio imaginable. The select gods below are often associated with cultural pantheons like Flan, Suloise, Oerid or Baklunish (and some unknown). However, for the purpose of this list we are only concerned with deities that adventurers will most commonly follow and not their specific origin.

The list below references current official 5th-edition clerical domains. Those with an * are not currently in 5th-edition core material.

Greater Deities
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Suggested Domains
Symbol
Beory, goddess of nature
N
Nature
Green disk
Boccob, god of magic
N
Knowledge, Arcana
Eye within a pentagram
Incabulos, god of plagues and famine
NE
Death
Reptile eye within diamond
Istus, goddess of fate and destiny
N
Knowledge
Weavers spindle
Kord, god of athletics and sport
CG
Tempest, War
Four spears and four maces
Lendor, god of time *
LN
Knowledge
Crescent moon and 14 stars
Nerull, god of death
NE
Death
Skull and sickle or scythe
Pelor, god of the sun and healing
NG
Life, Light
Sun with a face
Procan, god of the seas and oceans *
CN
Nature, Tempest
Trident over a wave
Rao, god of peace and reason
LG
Knowledge
White heart
Tharizdun, god of eternal darkness
CE
Trickery
Dark spiral or inverted ziggurat
Ulaa, goddess of hills and mountains
LG
Life, War
Mountain with a circle at heart
Wee Jas, goddess of magic and death
LN
Grave, Knowledge
Red skull in front of fireball
Zilchus, god of money and business *
LN
Knowledge
Hand clutching a bag of gold
Lesser Deities
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Suggested Domains
Symbol
Bleredd, god of mines and smiths *
CN
Forge
Iron mule
Celestian, god of stars and wanderers
N
Knowledge
Arc of seven stars in a circle
Ehlonna, goddess of woodlands
NG
Life, Nature
Unicorn horn
Erythnul, god of envy and slaughter
CE
War
Blood drop
Fharlanghn, god of travel
NG
Knowledge, Trickery
Circle crossed by curved horizon
Heironeous, god of chivalry and valor
LG
War
Lightning bolt
Hextor, god of war and discord
LE
War
Six arrows fanned out
Lydia, goddess of music and daylight *
NG
Light, Knowledge
Spray of colors from a hand
Norebo, god of luck and gambling *
CN
Trickery
Pair of 8-sided dice
Obad-hai, god of nature and hunting
N
Nature
Oak leaf and acorn
Olidammara, god of revelry and rogues
CN
Trickery
Laughing mask
Pholtus, god of light and law
LG
Light
Silver sun or crescent moon
Pyremius, god of fire and poison *
NE
Tempest, Death
Demonic face with bat ears
Ralishaz, god of ill luck and insanity
CN
Trickery
Three bone fate sticks
Raxivort, god of xvarts and rats *
CE
Trickery
Blue flaming hand
St. Cuthbert, god of wisdom and zeal
LN
Knowledge
Circle at center of starbust
Telchur, god of winter and cold *
CN
Tempest
Leafless tree in snow
Trithereon, god of liberty and retribution
CG
War
Triskelion
Vatun, god of the winter and beasts *
CN
Tempest, Nature
Sun setting on snowy horizon
Vecna, god of evil secrets *
NE
Knowledge, Arcana
Hand with eye in the palm
Xan Yae, goddess of shadows and mind *
N
Life, Trickery
Black lotus bloom
Xerbo, god of seas, sailing and business *
N
Knowledge, Tempest
Dragon turtle
Demigods
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Suggested Domains
Symbol
Al’Akbar, god of guardianship and duty *
LG
War, Life
Cup and talisman
Iuz, god of pain and oppression
CE
Death
Grinning human skull
Rudd, goddess of good luck and skill *
CG
Trickery, War
Bulls eye target
Mayaheine, goddess of protection and valor *
LG
War
Shield, sword, sunbursts with orbs
Wastri, god of bigotry and amphibians*
LE
Nature
Gray toad
Zagyg, god of humor and occult *
CN
Arcana, Trickery
Rune of insanity
Zuoken, god of physical and mental mastery *
N
Life, Knowledge
Raised fist surrounded by energy

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