Inanna


Inanna
I·nan·na (ĭ-näʹnä) n. Mythology
The chief Sumerian goddess, associated with fertility, the natural world, and war, and later equated with the Babylonian Ishtar.
  [Sumerian in-an-ak, lady of the sky : in, variant of nin, lady + an, sky + -ak, genitive suff..]

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