Zarpanit

noun
consort of Marduk
Syn: ↑Sarpanitu, ↑Zirbanit
Regions: ↑Babylon
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Semitic deity

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  • Sarpanitu — noun consort of Marduk • Syn: ↑Zirbanit, ↑Zarpanit • Regions: ↑Babylon • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Semitic deity …   Useful english dictionary

  • Semitic deity — noun a deity worshipped by the ancient Semites • Topics: ↑antiquity • Hypernyms: ↑deity, ↑divinity, ↑god, ↑immortal • Hyponyms: ↑Anunnaki, ↑Enuk …   Useful english dictionary

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