The goddess to whom he would have reared a temple would have been, not a Diana, but an Ashtoreth.
You are as a priestess of Ashtoreth, the guardian of us all!
Brown thinks that it probably represents the ancient goddess Istar, and also Ashtoreth.
Common to both was the worship of Attar, the male Ashtoreth.
When she had finished, she rose and retired with a step stately as that with which Ashtoreth might move along the floods.
By some authorities she is considered to have been another form and aspect of Ashtoreth.
Onwards now, fulfil your oblations to your goddess Ashtoreth.
The cult of Ashtoreth was spread not only among the Hebrews, but throughout the whole plain of Mesopotamia.
Night coming on, we returned to the Ashtoreth, on which the lamps were already lighted.
Open not my chamber, and trouble me not; for it would be an abomination in the sight of Ashtoreth to do such an act.