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(Sumerian) An oracular Goddess, one who is associated with the interpretation of dreams, and also has widespread shepherding connections. She is the loyal sister of Dumuzi, and hides him by various strategems when he is sought by demons of the underworld....
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(Sumerian) Child of Duttur, Lord of shepherds and the flocks, and eternal adversary to Enkimdu. He is regarded as both divinity and royal ancestor in several Mesopotamian city-states, most notably Uruk, where he is listed as an earlier predescessor to the...
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(Sumerian) The sheep Goddess, and Patroness of the flocks. She is the mother of both Dumuzi and Gestinanna....
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Gestin-anna (whom the Semites called Bélit-céri, 'lady of the under- world,“ alluding to How are we to explain the figure of Gestin-anna, the vine of heaven '?
Samag and Marduk in one instance (115), and Gestinanna in others (116-117) [ The letters and add the name of Adad and Gestinanna in the second.
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sacrifice of his sister Gestinanna. All these events and their background are summarised in Table l.
Aegean Symposium 3 (1978): 1-30. “A Lapidary's Gift to Gestinanna,” Iraq 40 ( 1978): 61-65 (co-authored with. B.
Etana. Roi de Kish, monté au ciel pour chercher « l'herbe d'enfantement ». Gestinanna.

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Ngeshtin-ana is a minor goddess in Sumerian mythology, the so-called " heavenly grape-vine".

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