MESOPOTAMIAN MYTHOLOGY

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ANUNNAKI

Mesopotamian Underworld Gods and Goddesses

Also known as ANUNAKI, ANUNNAKU

Babylonian team of Underworld Gods

They are mainly into darkness and death. The name means ‘They Who Came Down To Earth From The Heavens’, which seems appropriate enough for Gods.

Some people claim that Mesopotamian myth is a sign of Extraterrestrial Intervention and that the ANUNNAKI were really aliens meddling in human affairs. In which case the name should really be translated as ‘They Who Came Down To Earth From The Planet Zog’.

ANUNNAKI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ANUNNAKI
Area or people : Sumer
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Both male and female
Type : deity
In charge of : the Underworld
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ANUNAKI, ANUNNAKU
Popularity index : 5850
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Article last updated on 25 August 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Anunnaki: Mesopotamian Gods and Goddesses of the Underworld." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Aug. 2014. Web. 19 September 2014.

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