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Marduk

[mahr-doo k]
noun Babylonian Religion.
  1. the chief of the Babylonian deities.
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Also Merodach.
Also called Baal Merodach.
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Historical Examples

  • This is an oblique way of saying that Marduk succeeded where Ea failed.

    The Babylonian Legends of the Creation

    British Museum

  • Lines 44 and 45 announce Marduk's determination to build Babylon.

  • Let us remember that Hammurabi's code was represented as the work of Marduk.

  • But Marduk created not only men and animals but heaven and earth also.

  • The transfer of his name and powers as god of Nippur to Marduk, the god of Babylon.


British Dictionary definitions for marduk

Marduk

noun
  1. the chief god of the Babylonian pantheon
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