Dagan

[ dah-gahn ]
/ ˈdɑ gɑn /

noun

the Mesopotamian god of agriculture and the earth: a counterpart of the Phoenician and Philistine Dagon.

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Dagan
/ (ˈdɑːɡən) /

noun

an earth god of the Babylonians and Assyrians
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