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(Sumerian) Wife of Enlil, and mother to many of His children.

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Enlil and Ninlil: The Marriage of Sud - jstor
CIVIL: Enlil and Ninlil: The Marriage of Sud 45 ing functions. Nidaba, for instance, is called da-ru-ru kalam-ma "the A. of the land" in a hymn (CRRA 17.
Enlil und Ninlil - JStor
HERMANN BEHRENS, Enlil und Ninlil: Ein sumerischer Mythos aus Nippur. Studia Pohl: ... und Ninlil admirably meets the major criterion of any text edition: it.
The goddess Ninlil in the Sumerian pantheon:
The goddess Ninlil is one of the most prominent goddesses in the Sumerian pantheon, but at the same time the one perhaps least understood as a personage of ...
Why It was Rape: The Conceptualization of Rape in Sumerian ...
argues that the encounter between Ninlil and Enlil in the Sumerian composition " Enlil and. Ninlil" is not rape, but rather the "ruination of an unmarried woman.
kurigalzu's statue inscription - Department of Near Eastern Studies
temples dedicated to Ninurta and Ninlil (Baqir 1944); in the present text Enlil and ... gods of the Sumerian pantheon: Enlil and Ninlil, Utu, Nanna (Dilimbabbar), ...

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Ninlil - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Sumerian religion, Ninlil also called Sud, in Assyrian called Mulliltu, is the consort goddess of Enlil. Her parentage is variously described. Most commonly she ...
Enlil and Ninlil - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Enlil and Ninlil or the Myth of Enlil and Ninlil or Enlil and Ninlil: The begetting of Nanna is a Sumerian creation myth, written on clay tablets in the mid to late 3rd ...
Ancient Mesopotamian Gods and Goddesses - Ninlil (Mulliltu ...
Ninlil is primarily known as the wife of Enlil. Reconstructing her original functions depends in part on how the second part of her name is interpreted (see the ...
Ninlil | Mesopotamian deity |
Jan 24, 2016 Ninlil, (Sumerian), Akkadian Belit, Mesopotamian goddess, the consort of the god Enlil and a deity of destiny. She was worshiped especially at ...
Ninlil -
Ninlil is a Sumerian Goddess, and Her name, Lady Air/Wind, is an honorific title to complement Enlil. Her original name is Sud, according to Gwendolyn Leick´s ...