- an Akkadian god: the consort of Tiamat and the father of the gods.
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Examples from the Web for apsu
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.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria
Donald A. Mackenzie
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 pictured as a great structure placed over the Apsu and corresponding in dimension with it—at least in one direction.The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria