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Ereshkigal

David Leeming

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780195156690
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199916481
Ereshkigal

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The Sumerian goddess of the underworld, Ereshkigal (Akkadian- Babylonian/Hittite-Hurrian Allatum/Allatu), Ereshkigal was the sister of Inanna

Reference Entry.  93 words. 

Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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