In other words, he looks after crops and regulates the seasons.
An important and popular God, Dumuzi was swamped with worshipers. Particularly in the swamps, where he was known as Dumuzi-Abzu the Lord of the Marsh. He was also known as Dumuzi-Amaushumgalana when it came to looking after orchards and date palms.
Dumuzi Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: DUMUZI-ABZU, DUMUZI-AMAUSHUMGALANA
Area or people: Sumer
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Agriculture and Farming
Area of expertise: Agriculture, Farming
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 190
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Article last revised on November 21, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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