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(Akkadian/Babylonian) The later equivalent to Inanna, and like Her earlier manifestation one of the most important figures in the pantheon. Like Inanna, She is Lady of many offices and functions, especially love, sexuality, fertility, and healing. Nevertheless, Ishtar has more associations with war and weaponry. Like Inanna, She is regarded in separate traditions as Daughter of Anu or Sin.

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Ishtar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ishtar is the Assyrian and Babylonian goddess of fertility, love, war, and sex.
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