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Here is the House of Names, where every single deity present has a very Meaningful Name given. This House also is home to a Database that records every single ascended deity, their name and the Temple they reside, usually checked often to avoid confusion with deities that have similar names.

It's not strange to see members of the House of Knowledge present to check on the Name Database. They were the ones that came up with the list of deities that share name, after all. They also stop by to make a backup archive of the Database in case things go haywire.


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The Protectors of Names

Isis, Goddess of True Name Knowledge (Goddess of Health, Goddess of Marriage, Goddess of Wisdom, Goddess of Magic, Aset, Iset, She Who Knows All Names)
  • Symbol: Her kite bird wings, headdress and name in Egyptian hieroglyphs
  • Alignment: Neutral Good, although Ra sees her as True Neutral
  • Greater Goddess
  • Domain: Magic, Necromancy, Marriage, Name
  • Portfolio: Action Girl, knows all true names, tricked Ra into revealing his true name to save Egypt from falling into darkness by Set and overthrow him, finds and resurrect Osiris to conceive Horus,
  • Allies: Osiris (her husband), Geb (her father), Anubis (her nephew and step-son), Neith (her great-great-grandmother), the House of Family, especially Yu Narukami, Flynn, the House of Magic, Hecate, Persephone, Yami Yugi, the House of Life and Death, Ben and Gwen Tennyson, Kevin Levin, Zia Rashid, the House of Love
  • Enemies: Set, Light Yagami, Misa Amane, Apophis, Zeus, Aphrodite, the Divine Powers, Ryuk, Charmcaster, Voldemort/Tom Riddle, Sobek
  • Opposes: Hades, Cleopatra the VII
  • Opposed by: Ra
  • Pities: Hera, Rem
  • Summonable by: Yukari Takeba, Hibiki Kuze, Akira Kurusu
  • Feared by: Io, Bahamut and Tiamat, Dr. McNinja, Harry Dresden, Valkyrie Cain, Skullduggery Pleasant, Darquese
  • Followers: The cast from Earthsea
  • The ancient Egyptian goddess of magic, health and marriage, Isis flies into the Pantheon because she misses her husband Osiris. After being impressed with her ability and title "She Who Knows All Names", Isis was welcomed to join the Pantheon.
  • Isis's ascension is spoiled by Ra and Set's antic of making the sun unbearably hot while the wind stirring up and whispering about Osiris's condition because the former still holds a grudge against her for tricking and successfully staged a coup against him to ascend her son Horus while the latter is angry that she revived Osiris. The two have been on bad terms ever since. The only thing they seem to be remotely on the same page is how much they hate Apophis.
    • However, the one time she and Ra do get along is when Isis's role is combined with Bastet briefly during the Ptolemaic dynasty, which makes her married to Ra. The two of them prefer to never mentioned this period and this is why Isis has a strained relationship with Ptolemaic queen Cleopatra.
  • Gets along well with a lot of the Shin Megami Tensei humans since she is powerful enough to holds some independence from YHVH and frequently allied with them by being summoned by Yukari, Akira and Hibiki.
  • Because of her good relationship to human as well as knowing how much of a nightmarish workload it is for the Underworld if they succeed, she swears to foil the Divine Powers's plan at any opportunity. The fact that one of the most powerful deity in the Pantheon hates the Divine Powers really damage their reputation.
  • As the goddess of Marriage, she frequently visits the House of Family. In there, she has a pleasant surprise of encountering Yu Nakurami again. The latter is also glad since she helps him and represents the bond between him and Margaret.
  • Pities fellow goddess of marriage Hera for putting up with such a cheating husband such as Zeus but feels that her revenge is rather excessive. Also disgusted by Zeus's frequent use of Bed Trick reminds her of her sister's Nephthys trick with her husband Osiris to conceive Anubis. The fact that Isis also fought against him before doesn't help. Same story with Aphrodite since she is a rampant cheater.
  • Since one of her sacred animals is the cobra, Isis pays a visit to the House of Toxicity and Reptiles. Not only is she disappointed by the large amounts of evil deities in both houses, the House of Reptiles brought her attention of Sobek, who is rumored to be taking married women from their husband. Isis declares him an enemy since she is the protector of families and marriage.
  • As the goddess of funeral rites and married to an Underworld ruler, she frequently visits the House of Life and Death. Death of the Endless welcomes her since Isis is one of the few people who knows the true value of both life and death.
  • Holds the knowledge of the true names and other nicknames/titles of not only the entire Egyptian deities, but also the entire Pantheon. Some believe that this, along with her power over funeral rites, Magic and Family, makes her the most powerful of all the Egyptian Pantheon because she can perform incredible feats such as:
    • Immunes to Io, Bahamut and Tiamat's magic since she knows their Secret Name and can demands one favors from each of them.
    • Can use the Death Note with just meeting a person. The fact that she can fly makes this really easy. Although Isis usually doesn't even bother using it since she isn't a bloodthirsty goddess.
    • Can summon the Dovahkiin if she ever in possession of the Thu'um. Although she is usually a good sport about summoning him by supplying the Dovahkiin the protonymic name of a Daedra.
    • Is sought after by many every single Warcraft deities who fought against the Burning Legions since her knowledge of their true names allows them to have an edge against the Demons.
    • Is one of the few deities feared by Dr. McNinja since the knowledge of his true birth name makes him vulnerable to be cursed.
    • Holds power over Charmcaster since Isis knows of her real name "Hope". As such, Isis sometimes uses her power to save Ben, Gwen and Kevin when Charmcaster turned evil.
    • Can basically mind-control anyone not sealed their True Names by magical seal when entering the Skulduggery Pleasant world. Is also one of the few deities who can forced Harry Dresden's to his knee. Thus, Dresden, Pleasant, Darquese and Cain are all wary of her. And no, Dresden's power to influence other being by nicknaming them doesn't work on her since Isis knows her true name as well.
    • Got on the nerve of Voldemort to no ends since she refuses to call him Voldemort and insists on calling him Tom Riddle. Or Tommy if she is pissed.
    • Being the ONLY figure to be banned from participating in the Holy Grail War AND interacting with any deity / version from that world since her knowledge of a participant's true name allows Isis or anyone summoned / allied to her to gain significant advantages. Except Chaldea Missions, because apparently true names weren't that much of a big deal in their missions.
  • A lot of people are surprised about how Isis usually just laughs off Horus's conception and sometimes even gloats about the events since it proves her absolute mastery over life and death. However, do NOT bring up Anubis's conception or her husband Osiris's condition.
  • Her ability has brought her the attention of Light Yagami, who plans to manipulate her temple's power to fuel a new killing streak with Misa. Enraged by this, Isis immediately resurrects all of his victims and sic a swamp of cobras to chase down Light and his partner-in-crime Misa. She then declares both them mortal enemies and vows to resurrect everyone that is killed by the Death Note.
    • Also doesn't let Ryuk off the hook either since he is the one enable Light. Although she does feel sympathy for Rem because of how Light killed her and her devotion to Misa.
  • Got along surprisingly well with Hecate and Persephone as Isis is usually worshipped by Greeks alongside them as the Underworld trio goddess, not to mention Hecate is the patron goddess of witchcraft. Although her opinion on Hades is a little bit mixed since his frequent demonization and that she fought against him but she acknowledges that him and Persephone is the few Happily Married couple in Greek Pantheon.
  • As the goddess of marriage, she also frequently visits the House of Love. All of them welcome her since she represent both the concept of marriage and childbirth. Yes, even the House of Lust who are impressed by the golden phallus she made for Osiris that not only keeps her satisfied but also conceived Horus.
  • Pays Yami Yugi a visit after hearing about the Pharaoh's incredible adventures. After hearing that he used her temple's power to vanquish Zorc and saves his people, Isis made him her honorable champion and promises to look after his friends so now that he doesn't have to fight and can rest.

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