Goddess from er... Ur. Sumerian Goddess of Wine and sister of [ISHTAR].
She may have been chosen to stand in for DUMUZI at times so he could supervise his earthly brewing interests. No one could brew beer like he did. We feel bribery was involved here somewhere and there was a flourishing Underworld bootlegging racket in progress.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Area or people : Sumer
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Female
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 741
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