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ANZU
Also known as IMDUGUD, ZU

A picture showing the legend of ANZU taken from our Mesopotamian mythology archives. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the story below or search the index for more Mesopotamian Gods, Mesopotamian Goddesses, heroes, demons and monsters!

Lion-headed eagle from Assyria in charge of Storms and Wind.

He stole the Tablets of Destiny from ENLIL. This made the Gods very angry so he stopped taking the tablets.

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Article last updated on 30 January 2005
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT ANZU : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : ANZU
Area or people : Babylon, Sumer, Assyria
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Male
Type : Fabulous Creature
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : IMDUGUD, ZU
Popularity index : 387

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