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Ishtar

[ish-tahr] /ˈɪʃ tɑr/
noun
1.
the Assyrian and Babylonian goddess of love and war, identified with the Phoenician Astarte, the Semitic Ashtoreth, and the Sumerian Inanna.
Also called Mylitta.
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Ishtar

/ˈɪʃtɑː/
noun
1.
the principal goddess of the Babylonians and Assyrians; divinity of love, fertility, and war
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Word Origin and History for Ishtar

ancient Sumero-Babylonian goddess of love and fertility, counterpart of Phoenician Astarte (q.v.), from Akkad. Ishtar.

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