MESOPOTAMIAN MYTHOLOGY

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MUMMU

Mesopotamian Water God

Servant of Apsu, the Goddess of Sweet Water

Came into conflict with the other Gods by refusing to share her private swimming pool. APSU got sent to sleep in the deep, but poor old MUMMU was tethered poolside by a string through his nose, and has kept mum ever since, keeping the pool spotless.

MUMMU FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MUMMU
Area or people : Akkadia, Sumer, Babylon
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Water
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 3653

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Article last updated on 22 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MUMMU: God of Water from Mesopotamian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 July 2014.

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