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Enlil
god of weather and storms
Shamash
god of the sun and of justice
Ninkasi
(the lady who fills the mouth): One of the healing children of Enki and Ninhursag; she governs the art of brewing. Some speculation on the activities of Ninkasi has lead researchers to ask, "Which came first? Beer or bread?"
Ishtar
Goddess of Erech was presumably regarded as Anu’s wife.
Irkalla
Queen of the underworld
Sidura
The divine wine-maker and brewer.
Anu
sky-god, the god of heaven, lord of constellations, king of gods, spirits and demons, and dwelt in the highest heavenly regions
Anunnaki
those who from heaven to earth came, the judges
Ninurta
god of rain, fertility, war, thunderstorms, wells, canals, floods, the plough and the South Wind. His name means "lord of the earth" and mankind owed to him the fertile fields and the healthy live-stock
Ennugi
The god of irrigation and inspector of canals
Ennugi
The god of irrigation and inspector of canals
Ea
god of wisdom
Belit-Sheri
scribe of the underworld who kept the records of human activities so she could advise the queen of the dead on their final judgement