MESOPOTAMIAN MYTHOLOGY

The Ancient Gods of Sumer and Babylon...

NAMTAR

Mesopotamian Sickness God

God of Pestilence

He knows nobody likes him and he keeps a very low profile, only sneaking in under the cover of darkness to make off with all those sacrifices that are made to keep him away.

GodNote: Sorry this Namtar article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Stay tuned.

NAMTAR FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : NAMTAR
Area or people : Sumer
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Disease & Sickness
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 3966
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Article last updated on 21 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. "NAMTAR: God of Illness and Disease from Mesopotamian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Jan. 2014. Web. 27 August 2014.

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