Other names: Inana

Alternative parentage: An;
[R69] Enkil;[R69] Sin[R69]

Goddess of fertility, love and war.[J22]
Handmaiden of An.
Tutelary deity of Unug (Warka).
Her cult centre was at Unug, Erbil and Nineveh.
Worshipped from c. 3500 BC, or earlier, to until c. 1750 BC.
Or consort of An after he created her.
The Akkadian Istar is derived from her.

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