Definition of Ninhursag

1. Noun. The great mother goddess; worshipped also as Aruru and Mama and Nintu.

Exact synonyms: Ninkharsag, Ninkhursag
Geographical relationships: Sumer
Generic synonyms: Semitic Deity



Definition of Ninhursag

1. Proper noun. In Sumerian mythology, the earth and mother goddess, one of the seven great deities of Sumer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ninhursag

Nimbari
Nimitz
Nimravus
Nimrod
Nimrods
Nimzo-Indian
Nina
Nina Ross
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Nineveh
Ningal
Ningbo
Ningirsu
Ningishzida
Ningxia
Ninhursag
Ninib
Ninigi
Ninigino-Mikoto
Ninkharsag
Ninkhursag
Ninlil
Ninotsminda
Nintendinitis
Nintendo
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Nintendocore
Nintendonitis
Nintendos
Ninth of Ab

Literary usage of Ninhursag

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1. Die Religion der Babylonier und Assyrer, übertragen und eingeleitet by Arthur B. Ungnad (1921)
"Nachdem im Anfang die Erschaffung der Menschen und Tiere durch die Götter Anu, Enlil, Enki (= Ea) und die Muttergöttin ninhursag, sowie die Gründung ..."

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