View your list of saved words. (You can log in using Facebook.)
In Mesopotamian religion, a Sumerian fertility goddess. The city goddess of Kinirsha in the southeastern marshland region, she represented the power of new life in the marshes. Her counterpart in the central herding region was Tammuz.
This entry comes from Encyclopædia Britannica Concise. For the full entry on Dumuzi-Abzu, visit Britannica.com.
Seen & Heard
What made you look up Dumuzi-Abzu? Please tell us what you were reading, watching or discussing that led you here.