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NANA

Picture of the Mesopotamian Moon God NANA from our Mesopotamian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Mesopotamian Moon God

Also known as SIN, NANNA

Sumerian Moon God

He was born in hell, and then given a girly name. Being born in darkness also left him pale and cold. So he is now prone to fits of waxing and waning. Also known as Sin which can’t help matters.

GodNote: Sorry this Nana article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

NANA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : NANA
Area or people : Sumer
Location : Mesopotamia
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Moon
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : SIN, NANNA
Popularity index : 8382

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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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