The term "god" (神 or 神様, kami or kamisama) can refer to any of the following:
- God of Earth (地球の神様, Chikyū no kamisama; FUNimation "Guardian of the Earth") is the position given to those beings charged with guarding and protecting the planet Earth.
- Hakaishin (破壊神; Literally meaning "Destruction God") are deities who are have the sole purpose of destruction.
- Beerus (ビルス, Birusu) is the current Hakaishin of the Seventh Universe.
- The Shinlings (神人, Shin-jin) are a species which produce the Kaiō and the Kaiōshin. The entire species are often referred to as "gods".
- Super Saiyan God (超サイヤ人ゴッド, Sūpā Saiya-jin Goddo) is a heightened transformation of the Saiyan race that brings the Saiyan into deity-status.
- Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan (超サイヤ人ゴッド超サイヤ人, Sūpā Saiya-jin Goddo Sūpā Saiya-jin) is a heightened transformation that adds the power of a Super Saiyan God to that of the Super Saiyan transformation.