Astarte

Other Names

Ashtart

Associations

Deity: Inanna, Ishtar, Anat, Sekhmet, Isis
Animal: Horse
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Anat

Associations

Anat - Egyptian War GoddessOther Names: Anath, “Mistress of the Sky”, “Mother of all the Gods”, Bin-Ptah – “Daughter of Ptah”
Deity: Reshpu, Neith, Hathor, Astarte
Symbol: Woman holding shield, spear and axe
Magic: War and aggressive female sexuality

 

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Aker

Associations

Aker - Egyptian God Other Names: Akar, “One who curves”, Ruti – “two lions”
Animal: Lion, Barbary lion
Symbol: Strip of land with a head (human or lion) at each end.
Magic: Crossing borders, entering the Underworld

 

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Marduk

Marduk Mesopotamian GodOther Names

Bel – ‘Lord’, Ab-Kal Ilâni Bêl Terêti – “Leader of the Gods”

Associations

Deity: Asarluhi
Animal: Dragon
Symbol: Triangular Headed Spade, Hoe
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Aphrodite

Aphrodite Greek GoddessOther Names

Cytherea, Lady of Cythera, Cypris, Lady of Cyprus, Acidalia, Cerigo, Dione, Aphrodite Ourania, Aphrodite Pandemos

Associations

Deity: Venus, Astarte, Hathor, Inanna
Animal: Doves, Sparrows, Horses, Swans
Symbol: Girdle, Mirror, Scallop Shell, Sceptre, Pearls
Planet: Venus
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