MESOPOTAMIAN MYTHOLOGY

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ANZU

Picture of the Mesopotamian fabulous creature ANZU from our Mesopotamian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Mesopotamian fabulous creature

Also known as IMDUGUD, ZU

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.

ANZU FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ANZU
Area or people : Babylon, Sumer, Assyria
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Male
Type : fabulous creature
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : IMDUGUD, ZU
Popularity index : 8075
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Article last updated on 30 January 2005 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ANZU: fabulous creature from Mesopotamian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 30 Jan. 2005. Web. 1 September 2014.

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