- a Sumerian and Babylonian deity, originally the vizier of Enlil.
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Nusku and Nabu are, however, probably connected in some way, but exactly in what manner is obscure.
A later—chiefly theoretical—amalgamation of Nabu with a god Nusku will be discussed in a subsequent chapter.
On the other hand, the manner in which Ashurbanabal speaks of him reflects the mythological aspect of Nusku.
The fire-god appears in the texts under the double form of Gibil and Nusku.
Gibil and Nusku are called 'sons of Anu'; Gibil, indeed, is spoken of as the first-born of heaven, and the image of his father.