Name: Inanna

Origin and Meaning of the Name Inanna

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    (in AN nah)
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    Itself (Inanna)
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    Borne in Assyro-Babylonian mythology by a goddess war and physical love, ruling over life and death.
    Inanna is the Sumerian equivalent of the Babylonian goddess Ishtar.
    She was also a goddess of the earth and sky, of the heavens, and of love.

    Her name is possibly derived from Sumerian (n)in-an-na "lady of the sky".

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