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Apsu

[ahp-soo]
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noun
  1. an Akkadian god: the consort of Tiamat and the father of the gods.
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Historical Examples

  • Apsu was the waters underneath the dry land and Timat the salt sea.

    Archology and the Bible

    George A. Barton

  • She is more powerful and ferocious than Apsu, and lives longer.

  • The fragments of text show that Ea waged war against Apsu and Mummu.

  • She took no part in the first struggle of Apsu and Mummu against the gods, and only engaged in active hostilities to avenge Apsu.

  • The earth is regarded as a great structure, and placed as it is over the Apsu, its size is dependent upon the latter.