Category Archives: Mesopotamian Gods & Goddesses

These posts contain detailed information for various Mesopotamian Gods and Goddesses, including associations with elements, Sabbats and other gods, different names they may have been known by, a description of their origins, stories and lore surrounding them and more.


Marduk

Marduk Mesopotamian God

Other Names Bel – ‘Lord’, Ab-Kal Ilâni Bêl Terêti – “Leader of the Gods” Associations Deity: Asarluhi Animal: Dragon Symbol: Triangular Headed Spade, Hoe Planet: Jupiter

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Ishtar

Ishtar Mesopotamian Goddess

Other Names Aschtar Associations Deity: Inanna, Astarte, Aphrodite Animal: Lion Symbol: Eight pointed star or rosette Element: Air Planet: Venus

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Inanna

Inanna Mesopotamian Goddess

Other Names Innin, Nin-ana, Queen of Heaven, Lady of Myriad Offices, Nin-kur-ra-igi-ga; “the queen who eyes the highland” Associations Deity: Ishtar Animal: Lions, serpents, birds Symbol: Eight pointed star or rosette, caduceus, double-headed axe Element: Air Planet: Venus

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Ereshkigal

Ereshkigal Mesopotamian Goddess

Other Names “Great Lady Under Earth”, Irkalla Associations Deity: Hecate Animal: Dragons, snakes, owls, ravens, black animals

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