deity has definitions from the field of religion
1
[ noun ] (religion) any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force

Synonyms

god divinity immortal

Used in print

(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)

The three Indian brass deities , though - Ganessa , Siva , and Krishna - are an altogether different cup_of_tea .

*