The careful study of antiquarians points to the fact of its having been formerly the temple of Astarte, the Phœnician Venus.
But, even apart from Astarte, this worship may be proven on other evidence.
Was it the melancholy of Astarte the painter's art depicted?
Upon his right was the fane to which Astarte led him on his visit of initiation.
Her passports had been secured and her passage on the Astarte, of the Blue Star line, was arranged for.
Lough Rea, and its connection with the worship of Astarte, 204, 205.
Astarte differs from Crassatella in having no internal cartilage in the hinge.
Rose had been drawn as Astarte inscribing her lover's name on the sand.
Eva and Tancred had talked to him of gods; Astarte had shown them to him.
Hierapolis, alias Bambyce, or Bembij, was sacred to the worship of Astarte.
Phoenician goddess identified with Greek Aphrodite, from Greek Astarte, from Phoenician Astoreth.