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Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 1843 words.
The most important of the Mesopotamian Goddesses was Inanna (Ishtar), also known as Innin or Ninnin. Depending on the tradition,
in The Oxford Companion to Cheese
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Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 263 words.
was the Sumerian goddess of love and war. She is identified with the Assyrian and Babylonian goddess Ishtar and the
in A Dictionary of World Mythology
January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 507 words.
Early sites excavated in Sumer indicate that temples were located in groups of two. The pair of deities worshipped were
Pietro Mander, Canti sumerici d'amore e morte. La vicenda della dea Inanna/Ishtar e del dio Dumuzi/Tammuz
in Journal of Semitic Studies
January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.