Cinteotl - God of the maize. - Aztec God. Cinteotl Centeotl Centeocihuatl is the God of the maize.
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Cinteotl - God of the maize. - Aztec God

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Cinteotl - God of the maize.

Cinteotl

Cinteotl (Centeotl, Centeocihuatl) is the God of the maize.  Centeotl is the son of the earth goddess, Tlazolteotl and solar deity Piltzintecuhtli, the planet Mercury. He is usually portrayed as a young man with yellow skin. In the sacred calendar, Centeotl is the Lord of the Day for days with number seven and he is the fourth Lord of the Night.

--~Attributes and Correspondences~--

Area of Influence:
Maize, Crops, Fertility

Aztec

Fields

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Yellow

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Corn

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Maize

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Aztec - Gods and Goddesses

NameTitleType

Chalchiuhtlicue

Goddess of water.

Goddess

Chicomecoatl

Goddess of agriculture.

Goddess

Chimalma

Goddess of fertility.

Goddess

Cinteotl

God of the maize.

God

Citlalicue

Creator Goddess.

Goddess

Coatlicue

Goddess of fertility, life, death and rebirth.

Goddess

Coyolxauhqui

Goddess of moon.

Goddess

Ehecatl

God of wind.

God

Huitzilopochtli

God of will and the sun, patron of war and fire, the lord of the South.

God

Huixtocihuatl

Goddess of salt.

Goddess

Itzpapalotl

Warrior Goddess

Goddess

Meztli

Goddess of moon.

Goddess

Mictecacihuatl

Goddess of the Underworld.

Goddess

Mictlantecuhtli

God of the Dead.

God

Mixcoatl

God of the Hunt and the Milky Way.

God

Piltzintecuhtli

God of the Rising Sun.

God

Quetzalcoatl

God of wisdom, life, and knowledge.

God

Tepeyollotl

God of the mountains.

God

Tezcatlipoca

God of the Night, Ruler of the North

God

Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli

God of the Dawn.

God

Tlaloc

God of Thunder, Rain, and Earthquakes

God

Tlaltecuhtli

God of the earth.

God

Tlazolteotl

Goddess of lust, carnality, sexual misdeeds.

Goddess

Tonacatecuhtli

God of sustenance and fertility.

God

Tonatiuh

God of the Sun.

God

Xantico

Goddess of Fire.

Goddess

Xipe-Totec

God of force, patron of war.

God

Xiuhtecuhtli

God of Fire.

God

Xochiquetzal

Goddess of fertility.

Goddess

Xolotl

God of sunset.

God

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