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son

  • noun a male human offspring
    boy.
    • their son became a famous judge
    • his boy is taller than he is
  • noun the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)
    Logos; Word.

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summer

  • noun the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox
    summertime.
    • they spent a lazy summer at the shore
  • noun the period of finest development, happiness, or beauty
    • the golden summer of his life

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roleplaying

  • noun acting a particular role (as in psychotherapy)
  • verb perform on a stage or theater
    play; playact; roleplay; act.
    • She acts in this play
    • He acted in `Julius Caesar'
    • I played in `A Christmas Carol'

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code

  • noun a set of rules or principles or laws (especially written ones)
    codification.
  • noun a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy

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precedence

  • noun status established in order of importance or urgency
    priority; precedency.
    • ...its precedence as the world's leading manufacturer of pharmaceuticals
    • national independence takes priority over class struggle
  • noun preceding in time
    antecedency; anteriority; priority; antecedence; precedency.

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competitive

  • adjective involving competition or competitiveness
    competitory.
    • competitive games
    • to improve one's competitive position
  • adjective satellite subscribing to capitalistic competition
    private-enterprise; free-enterprise.

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dynasty

  • noun a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family

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brilliancy

  • noun a quality that outshines the usual
    splendour; lustre; splendor; luster.

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attitude

  • noun a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways
    mental attitude.
    • he had the attitude that work was fun
  • noun the arrangement of the body and its limbs
    position; posture.
    • he assumed an attitude of surrender

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chariot

  • noun a light four-wheel horse-drawn ceremonial carriage
  • noun a two-wheeled horse-drawn battle vehicle; used in war and races in ancient Egypt and Greece and Rome

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aspect

  • noun a distinct feature or element in a problem
    facet.
    • he studied every facet of the question
  • noun a characteristic to be considered

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mythology

  • noun myths collectively; the body of stories associated with a culture or institution or person
  • noun the study of myths

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agricultural

  • adjective relating to or used in or promoting agriculture or farming
    • agricultural engineering
    • modern agricultural (or farming) methods
    • agricultural (or farm) equipment
    • an agricultural college
  • adjective satellite relating to rural matters
    farming; agrarian.
    • an agrarian (or agricultural) society
    • farming communities

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deity

  • noun any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
    god; divinity; immortal.

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moon

  • noun the natural satellite of the Earth
    • the average distance to the Moon is 384,400 kilometers
    • men first stepped on the moon in 1969
  • noun any object resembling a moon
    • he made a moon lamp that he used as a night light
    • the clock had a moon that showed various phases

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religious

  • noun a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
  • adjective satellite concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church
    spiritual.
    • religious texts
    • a member of a religious order
    • lords temporal and spiritual
    • spiritual leaders
    • spiritual songs

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worship

  • noun the activity of worshipping
  • noun a feeling of profound love and admiration
    adoration.

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adoration

  • noun a feeling of profound love and admiration
    worship.
  • noun the act of admiring strongly
    idolization; idolisation.

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saturn

(Roman Myth.) One of the elder and principal deities, the son of Coelus and Terra (Heaven and Earth), anf the father of Jupiter. The corresponding Greek divinity was Kro`nos, later CHro`nos, Time.

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dagan

  • noun god of agriculture and earth; counterpart of Phoenician Dagon

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absorption

  • noun (chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solid
    soaking up.
  • noun (physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium
    • the absorption of photons by atoms or molecules

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ningirsu

  • noun Babylonian god in older pantheon: god of war and agriculture

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merodach

  • noun the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu
    Baal Merodach; Bel-Merodach; Marduk.

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realm

  • noun a domain in which something is dominant
    kingdom; land.
    • the untroubled kingdom of reason
    • a land of make-believe
    • the rise of the realm of cotton in the south
  • noun the domain ruled by a king or queen
    kingdom.

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aruru

  • noun mother and earth goddess in Gilgamish epic; identified with Sumerian Ki and Ninkhursag

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nanna

  • noun the mother of your father or mother
    grannie; grandma; nan; grandmother; gran; granny.
  • noun (Norse mythology) wife of Balder

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other

  • adjective not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied
    • today isn't any other day"- the White Queen
    • the construction of highways and other public works
    • he asked for other employment
    • any other person would tell the truth
    • his other books are still in storage
    • then we looked at the other house
    • hearing was good in his other ear
    • the other sex
    • she lived on the other side of the street from me
    • went in the other direction
  • adjective satellite recently past
    • the other evening

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baal

(Myth.) The supreme male divinity of the Phoenician and Canaanitish nations. ✍ The name of this god occurs in the Old Testament and elsewhere with qualifying epithets subjoined, answering to the different ideas of his character; as, Baal-berith (the Covenant Baal), Baal-zebub (Baal of the fly).

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zarpanit

  • noun consort of Marduk
    Zirbanit; Sarpanitu.

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summer_solstice

  • noun June 21, when the sun is at its northernmost point
    June 21; midsummer.

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jeanne

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igigi

  • noun any of a group of heavenly spirits under the god Anu

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injustice

  • noun an unjust act
    unfairness; iniquity; shabbiness.
  • noun the practice of being unjust or unfair
    unjustness.

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anshar

  • noun the Babylonian father of the gods; identified with Assyrian Ashur; in Sumerian the name signifies `the totality of the upper world'

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šamaš

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sword

  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    steel; brand; blade.

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shamash

  • noun the chief sun god; drives away winter and storms and brightens the earth with greenery; drives away evil and brings justice and compassion

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hanukkah

  • noun (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC
    Channukah; Feast of Dedication; Channukkah; Chanukkah; Feast of the Dedication; Feast of Lights; Hannukah; Chanukah; Festival of Lights; Hanukah.

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dependent

  • noun a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)
    dependant.
  • adjective relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed
    • dependent children
    • dependent on moisture

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safe

  • noun strongbox where valuables can be safely kept
  • noun a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests

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nabu

  • noun Babylonian god of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools
    Nebo.

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game

  • noun a contest with rules to determine a winner
    • you need four people to play this game
  • noun a single play of a sport or other contest
    • the game lasted two hours

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supposition

  • noun a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
    guess; conjecture; surmisal; hypothesis; speculation; surmise.
  • noun a hypothesis that is taken for granted
    supposal; assumption.
    • any society is built upon certain assumptions

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spirit

  • noun the vital principle or animating force within living things
  • noun the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
    flavour; look; feel; tone; flavor; feeling; smell.
    • the feel of the city excited him
    • a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting
    • it had the smell of treason

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score

  • noun a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
    grade; mark.
    • she made good marks in algebra
    • grade A milk
    • what was your score on your homework?
  • noun a written form of a musical composition; parts for different instruments appear on separate staves on large pages
    musical score.
    • he studied the score of the sonata

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en-lil

  • noun god of the air and king of the Sumerian gods
    Enlil.

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adad

  • noun Babylonian god of storms and wind

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babylonian

Of or pertaining to the real or to the mystical Babylon, or to the ancient kingdom of Babylonia; Chaldean.

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inanna

  • noun consort of Dumuzi (Tammuz)

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entire

  • noun uncastrated adult male horse
    stallion.
  • adjective satellite constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
    total; full.
    • an entire town devastated by an earthquake
    • gave full attention
    • a total failure

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zubird

  • noun evil storm god represented as a black bird
    Zu.

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enlil

  • noun god of the air and king of the Sumerian gods
    En-lil.

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senkerah

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šemeš

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utu

  • noun sun god; counterpart of Akkadian Shamash
    Utug.

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morning

  • noun the time period between dawn and noon
    morning time; forenoon; morn.
    • I spent the morning running errands
  • noun a conventional expression of greeting or farewell
    good morning.

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libation

  • noun (facetious) a serving of an alcoholic beverage
  • noun a serving (of wine) poured out in honor of a deity

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morris

A Moorish dance, usually performed by a single dancer, who accompanies the dance with castanets.

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ashir

  • noun chief god of the Assyrians; god of military prowess and empire; identified with Babylonian Anshar
    Ashur.

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sexton

  • noun an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects
    sacristan.
  • noun United States poet (1928-1974)
    Anne Sexton.

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šams

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anunnaki

  • noun any of a group of powerful Babylonian earth spirits or genii; servitors of the gods
    Enuki.

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popular

  • adjective regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
    • a popular tourist attraction
    • a popular girl
    • cabbage patch dolls are no longer popular
  • adjective satellite carried on by or for the people (or citizens) at large
    • the popular vote
    • popular representation
    • institutions of popular government

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shaman

  • noun in societies practicing shamanism: one acting as a medium between the visible and spirit worlds; practices sorcery for healing or divination
    priest-doctor.

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triad

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    deuce-ace; trio; triplet; tercet; tierce; troika; three; trey; 3; ternion; trine; ternary; threesome; leash; III; trinity; terzetto.
  • noun a set of three similar things considered as a unit
    trio; triplet; triple.

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babylonia

  • noun an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king)
    Chaldaea; Chaldea.

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gula

  • noun the Babylonian goddess of healing and consort of Ninurta
  • noun eating to excess (personified as one of the deadly sins)
    gluttony; overeating.

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olympic

Of or pertaining to Olympus, a mountain of Thessaly, fabled as the seat of the gods, or to Olympia, a small plain in Elis.

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cognate

  • noun one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
    blood relative; blood relation; sib.
  • noun a word is cognate with another if both derive from the same word in an ancestral language
    cognate word.

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independent

  • noun a neutral or uncommitted person (especially in politics)
    mugwump; fencesitter.
  • noun a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them
    freelance; freelancer; free-lance; free lance; self-employed person.

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larsa

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series

  • noun similar things placed in order or happening one after another
    • they were investigating a series of bank robberies
  • noun a serialized set of programs
    serial.
    • a comedy series
    • the Masterworks concert series

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ea

  • noun the Babylonian god of wisdom; son of Apsu and father of Marduk; counterpart of the Sumerian Enki; as one of the supreme triad including Anu and Bel he was assigned control of the watery element

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direct

  • verb command with authority
    • He directed the children to do their homework
  • verb intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
    aim; point; place; target.
    • He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face
    • criticism directed at her superior
    • direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself

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sumerian

  • noun a member of a people who inhabited ancient Sumer
  • adjective of or relating to ancient Sumer or its inhabitants

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culture

  • noun a particular society at a particular time and place
    civilization; civilisation.
    • early Mayan civilization
  • noun the tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group

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lion

  • noun large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male
    king of beasts; Panthera leo.
  • noun a celebrity who is lionized (much sought after)
    social lion.

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ishtar

  • noun Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and fertility and war; counterpart to the Phoenician Astarte
    Mylitta.

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mighty

  • adjective satellite having or showing great strength or force or intensity
    • struck a mighty blow
    • the mighty logger Paul Bunyan
    • the pen is mightier than the sword"- Bulwer-Lytton
  • adverb (Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree
    powerful; right; mightily.
    • the baby is mighty cute
    • he's mighty tired
    • it is powerful humid
    • that boy is powerful big now
    • they have a right nice place
    • they rejoiced mightily

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existence

  • noun the state or fact of existing
    being; beingness.
    • a point of view gradually coming into being
    • laws in existence for centuries
  • noun everything that exists anywhere
    universe; creation; macrocosm; world; cosmos.
    • they study the evolution of the universe
    • the biggest tree in existence

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mama

  • noun informal terms for a mother
    ma; mummy; mommy; mammy; mum; momma; mamma; mom.
  • noun a name under which Ninkhursag was worshipped

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candle

  • noun stick of wax with a wick in the middle
    wax light; taper.
  • noun the basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity per square centimeter of a black body radiating at the temperature of 2,046 degrees Kelvin
    candela; standard candle; cd.

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calendar

  • noun a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
  • noun a list or register of events (appointments or social events or court cases etc)
    • I have you on my calendar for next Monday

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mesopotamian

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ramman

  • noun god of storms and wind; corresponds to Babylonian Adad

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utug

  • noun sun god; counterpart of Akkadian Shamash
    Utu.

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babylonia

  • noun an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king)
    Chaldaea; Chaldea.

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šemša

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israeli

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Israel
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Israel or its people

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nergal

  • noun (Akkadian) god ruling with his consort Ereshkigal the world of the dead

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darkness

  • noun absence of light or illumination
    dark.
  • noun an unilluminated area
    dark; shadow.
    • he moved off into the darkness

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anu

  • noun Babylonian god of the sky; one of the supreme triad including Bel and Ea

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erez

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god

  • noun any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
    deity; divinity; immortal.
  • noun the supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe; the object of worship in monotheistic religions
    Supreme Being.

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noon

  • noun the middle of the day
    high noon; twelve noon; noontide; midday; noonday.

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sippar

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legal

  • adjective established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules
  • adjective of or relating to jurisprudence
    • legal loophole

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habba

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religion

  • noun a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
    religious belief; faith.
    • he lost his faith but not his morality
  • noun an institution to express belief in a divine power
    organized religion; faith.
    • he was raised in the Baptist religion
    • a member of his own faith contradicted him

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civilization

  • noun a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations)
    civilisation.
    • the people slowly progressed from barbarism to civilization
  • noun the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization
    civilisation.

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identification

  • noun the act of designating or identifying something
    designation.
  • noun evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing

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abu

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molech

  • noun god of the Canaanites and Phoenicians to whom parents sacrificed their children
    Moloch.

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epic

  • noun a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
    heroic poem; epic poem; epos.
  • adjective satellite very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale)
    larger-than-life; heroic.
    • an epic voyage
    • of heroic proportions
    • heroic sculpture

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temple

  • noun place of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity
  • noun the flat area on either side of the forehead
    • the veins in his temple throbbed

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ninurta

  • noun a solar deity; firstborn of Bel and consort was Gula; god of war and the chase and agriculture; sometimes identified with biblical Nimrod
    Ninib.

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shapash

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hero

  • noun a man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength
    • RAF pilots were the heroes of the Battle of Britain
  • noun the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem

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monster

  • noun an imaginary creature usually having various human and animal parts
  • noun someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
    giant; colossus; behemoth; goliath.

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power

  • noun possession of controlling influence
    powerfulness.
    • the deterrent power of nuclear weapons
    • the power of his love saved her
    • his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade
  • noun (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second)

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tammuz

  • noun the tenth month of the civil year; the fourth month of the ecclesiastic year (in June and July)
    Thammuz.
  • noun Sumerian and Babylonian god of pastures and vegetation; consort of Inanna
    Dumuzi.

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ereshkigal

  • noun goddess of death and consort of Nergal
    Ereshkigel; Eresh-kigal.

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nina

  • noun the Babylonian goddess of the watery deep and daughter of Ea

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systematize

  • verb arrange according to a system or reduce to a system
    systematise; systemize; systemise.
    • systematize our scientific knowledge

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dud

  • noun someone who is unsuccessful
    washout; flop.
  • noun an explosion that fails to occur
    misfire.

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cult

  • noun followers of an exclusive system of religious beliefs and practices
  • noun an interest followed with exaggerated zeal
    rage; fad; furore; furor; craze.
    • he always follows the latest fads
    • it was all the rage that season

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utukku

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attendant

  • noun someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
    tender; attender.
  • noun a person who is present and participates in a meeting
    attendee; attender; meeter.
    • he was a regular attender at department meetings
    • the gathering satisfied both organizers and attendees

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encyclopædia

The circle of arts and sciences; a comprehensive summary of knowledge, or of a branch of knowledge; esp., a work in which the various branches of science or art are discussed separately, and usually in alphabetical order; a cyclopedia.

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pantheon

  • noun all the gods of a religion
  • noun a monument commemorating a nation's dead heroes

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nergal

  • noun (Akkadian) god ruling with his consort Ereshkigal the world of the dead

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damkina

  • noun (Babylonian) earth goddess; consort of Ea and mother of Marduk
    Damgalnunna.

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ereshkigel

  • noun goddess of death and consort of Nergal
    Eresh-kigal; Ereshkigal.

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nineveh

  • noun an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris across from the modern city of Mosul in the northern part of what is now known as Iraq

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mithra

  • noun ancient Persian god of light and truth; sun god
    Mithras.

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ea

  • noun the Babylonian god of wisdom; son of Apsu and father of Marduk; counterpart of the Sumerian Enki; as one of the supreme triad including Anu and Bel he was assigned control of the watery element

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konfluxsviten

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britannica

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sumerian

  • noun a member of a people who inhabited ancient Sumer
  • adjective of or relating to ancient Sumer or its inhabitants

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justice

  • noun the quality of being just or fair
    justness.
  • noun judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments

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ishtar

  • noun Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and fertility and war; counterpart to the Phoenician Astarte
    Mylitta.

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tiamat

  • noun (Akkadian) mother of the gods and consort of Apsu

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baal_merodach

  • noun the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu
    Merodach; Bel-Merodach; Marduk.

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consequence

  • noun a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
    effect; result; upshot; outcome; issue; event.
    • the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise
    • his decision had depressing consequences for business
    • he acted very wise after the event
  • noun the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
    aftermath.

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semitic

Of or pertaining to Shem or his descendants; belonging to that division of the Caucasian race which includes the Arabs, Jews, and related races. Written also Shemitic. Encyc. Brit.

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gilgamesh

  • noun a legendary Sumerian king who was the hero of an epic collection of mythic stories

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salvation

  • noun (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil
    redemption.
  • noun a means of preserving from harm or unpleasantness
    • tourism was their economic salvation
    • they turned to individualism as their salvation

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hammurabi

  • noun Babylonian king who codified the laws of Sumer and Mesopotamia (died 1750 BC)
    Hammurapi.

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moloch

  • noun a tyrannical power to be propitiated by human subservience or sacrifice
    • the great Moloch of war
    • duty has become the Moloch of modern life"- Norman Douglas
  • noun god of the Canaanites and Phoenicians to whom parents sacrificed their children
    Molech.

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iconography

  • noun the images and symbolic representations that are traditionally associated with a person or a subject
    • religious iconography
    • the propagandistic iconography of a despot

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astarte

  • noun an ancient Phoenician goddess of love and fertility; the Phoenician counterpart to Ishtar
    Ashtoreth.

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sarpanitu

  • noun consort of Marduk
    Zirbanit; Zarpanit.

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nebo

  • noun Babylonian god of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools
    Nabu.

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namtar

  • noun a demon personifying death; messenger of the underworld goddess Ereshkigal bringing death to mankind
    Namtaru.

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antum

  • noun Babylonian consort of Anu

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ninhursag

  • noun the great mother goddess; worshipped also as Aruru and Mama and Nintu
    Ninkhursag; Ninkharsag.

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assyria

  • noun an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq

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nannar

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logical

  • adjective capable of or reflecting the capability for correct and valid reasoning
    • a logical mind
  • adjective satellite based on known statements or events or conditions
    legitimate.
    • rain was a logical expectation, given the time of year

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antiquity

  • noun the historic period preceding the Middle Ages in Europe
  • noun extreme oldness
    ancientness.

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production

  • noun the act or process of producing something
    • Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous
    • the production of white blood cells
  • noun a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television
    • have you seen the new production of Hamlet?

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sailor

  • noun any member of a ship's crew
    crewman.
  • noun a serviceman in the navy
    bluejacket; navy man; sailor boy.

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pound

  • noun 16 ounces avoirdupois
    lb.
    • he got a hernia when he tried to lift 100 pounds
  • noun the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence
    British pound sterling; pound sterling; quid; British pound.

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akkadian

  • noun an ancient branch of the Semitic languages

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ur

  • noun an ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River

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doctrine

  • noun a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school
    philosophical system; philosophy; school of thought; ism.

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force

  • noun a powerful effect or influence
    • the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them
  • noun (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
    • force equals mass times acceleration

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eresh-kigal

  • noun goddess of death and consort of Nergal
    Ereshkigel; Ereshkigal.

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semitic_deity

  • noun a deity worshipped by the ancient Semites

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sham

  • noun something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
    postiche; fake.
  • noun a person who makes deceitful pretenses
    fraud; shammer; imposter; impostor; pseudo; faker; pseud; role player; fake; pretender.

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damgalnunna

  • noun (Babylonian) earth goddess; consort of Ea and mother of Marduk
    Damkina.

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ashur

  • noun chief god of the Assyrians; god of military prowess and empire; identified with Babylonian Anshar
    Ashir.
  • noun an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris and traditional capital of Assyria; just to the south of the modern city of Mosul in Iraq
    Asur; Assur.

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late

  • adjective being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time
    • late evening
    • late 18th century
    • a late movie
    • took a late flight
    • had a late breakfast
  • adjective satellite after the expected or usual time; delayed
    tardy; belated.
    • a belated birthday card
    • I'm late for the plane
    • the train is late
    • tardy children are sent to the principal
    • always tardy in making dental appointments

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ancient

  • noun a very old person
    antediluvian.
  • noun a person who lived in ancient times

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patron

  • noun a regular customer
    frequenter.
  • noun the proprietor of an inn

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namtaru

  • noun a demon personifying death; messenger of the underworld goddess Ereshkigal bringing death to mankind
    Namtar.

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lilith

  • noun in ancient Semitic folklore: a female demon who attacks children

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mylitta

  • noun Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and fertility and war; counterpart to the Phoenician Astarte
    Ishtar.

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aya

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mari

  • noun a member of a rural Finnish people living in eastern Russia
    Cheremiss; Cheremis.
  • noun the Finnic language spoken by the Cheremis
    Cheremiss; Cheremis.

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solstice

  • noun either of the two times of the year when the sun is at its greatest distance from the celestial equator

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barra

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storm

  • noun a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
    violent storm.
  • noun a violent commotion or disturbance
    tempest.
    • the storms that had characterized their relationship had died away
    • it was only a tempest in a teapot

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spring

  • noun the season of growth
    springtime.
    • the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring
    • he will hold office until the spring of next year
  • noun a metal elastic device that returns to its shape or position when pushed or pulled or pressed
    • the spring was broken

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fine

  • noun money extracted as a penalty
    amercement; mulct.
  • verb issue a ticket or a fine to as a penalty
    ticket.
    • I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street
    • Move your car or else you will be ticketed!

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stage

  • noun any distinct time period in a sequence of events
    phase.
    • we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected
  • noun a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
    point; degree; level.
    • a remarkable degree of frankness
    • at what stage are the social sciences?

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minor

  • noun a young person of either sex
    tiddler; nipper; tyke; small fry; nestling; youngster; child; fry; shaver; tike; kid.
    • she writes books for children
    • they're just kids
    • `tiddler' is a British term for youngster
  • adjective of lesser importance or stature or rank
    • a minor poet
    • had a minor part in the play
    • a minor official
    • many of these hardy adventurers were minor noblemen
    • minor back roads

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bel

  • noun a logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels
    B.
  • noun Babylonian god of the earth; one of the supreme triad including Anu and Ea; earlier identified with En-lil

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bunene

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ki

  • noun the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health
    qi; chi; ch'i.
  • noun goddess personifying earth; counterpart of Akkadian Aruru

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atgi

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apsu

  • noun father of the gods and consort of Tiamat

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lamassu

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nusku

  • noun god of fire and light; corresponds to Babylonian Girru

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kishar

  • noun Babylonian consort of Anshar; in Sumerian the name signifies `the totality of the lower world'

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solar

  • adjective relating to or derived from the sun or utilizing the energies of the sun
    • solar eclipse
    • solar energy

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utu

  • noun sun god; counterpart of Akkadian Shamash
    Utug.

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sun

  • noun the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
    • the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system
    • the Earth revolves around the Sun
  • noun the rays of the sun
    sunshine; sunlight.
    • the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

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bel-merodach

  • noun the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu
    Baal Merodach; Merodach; Marduk.

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enlil

  • noun god of the air and king of the Sumerian gods
    En-lil.

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king

  • noun a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
    male monarch; Rex.
  • noun a competitor who holds a preeminent position
    world-beater; queen.

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zu

  • noun evil storm god represented as a black bird
    Zubird.

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conception

  • noun an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
    concept; construct.
  • noun the act of becoming pregnant; fertilization of an ovum by a spermatozoon

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shamash

  • noun the chief sun god; drives away winter and storms and brightens the earth with greenery; drives away evil and brings justice and compassion

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consort

  • noun the husband or wife of a reigning monarch
  • noun a family of similar musical instrument playing together
    choir.

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local

  • noun public transport consisting of a bus or train that stops at all stations or stops
    • the local seemed to take forever to get to New York
  • noun anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
    local anaesthetic; topical anesthetic; local anesthetic; topical anaesthetic.

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blade

  • noun especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
    leaf blade.
  • noun a dashing young man
    • gay young blades bragged of their amorous adventures

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prominence

  • noun the state of being prominent: widely known or eminent
  • noun relative importance

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shemesh

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sufferer

  • noun a person suffering from an illness
    sick person; diseased person.
  • noun one who suffers for the sake of principle
    martyr.

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planet

  • noun (astronomy) any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system that revolve around the sun and shine by reflected light; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in order of their proximity to the sun; viewed from the constellation Hercules, all the planets rotate around the sun in a counterclockwise direction
    major planet.
  • noun a person who follows or serves another
    satellite.

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ashtoreth

  • noun an ancient Phoenician goddess of love and fertility; the Phoenician counterpart to Ishtar
    Astarte.

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ningishzida

  • noun an underworld Babylonian deity; patron of medicine

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time

  • noun an instance or single occasion for some event
    clip.
    • this time he succeeded
    • he called four times
    • he could do ten at a clip
  • noun a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something
    • take time to smell the roses
    • I didn't have time to finish
    • it took more than half my time

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iron

  • noun a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
    atomic number 26; Fe.
  • noun a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head

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syncretism

  • noun the union (or attempted fusion) of different systems of thought or belief (especially in religion or philosophy)
    • a syncretism of material and immaterial theories
  • noun the fusion of originally different inflected forms (resulting in a reduction in the use of inflections)

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grasp

  • noun understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
    appreciation; hold.
    • he has a good grasp of accounting practices
  • noun the limit of capability
    range; reach; compass.
    • within the compass of education

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drakar

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mound

  • noun (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
    pitcher's mound; hill.
  • noun a small natural hill
    hillock; hummock; hammock; knoll.

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animated

  • adjective having life or vigor or spirit
    alive.
    • an animated and expressive face
    • animated conversation
    • became very animated when he heard the good news
  • verb heighten or intensify
    invigorate; enliven; animate; inspire; exalt.
    • These paintings exalt the imagination

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engur

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procedure

  • noun a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
    process.
    • the procedure of obtaining a driver's license
    • it was a process of trial and error
  • noun a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work
    operation.
    • the operations in building a house
    • certain machine tool operations

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adapa

  • noun a Babylonian demigod or first man (sometimes identified with Adam)

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inscription

  • noun letters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on something
    lettering.
  • noun a short message (as in a book or musical work or on a photograph) dedicating it to someone or something
    dedication.

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dumuzi

  • noun Sumerian and Babylonian god of pastures and vegetation; consort of Inanna
    Tammuz.

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nammu

  • noun goddess personifying the primeval sea; mother of the gods and of heaven and earth

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kettu

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dagon

  • noun god of agriculture and the earth; national god of Philistines

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century

  • noun a period of 100 years
  • noun ten 10s
    one C; 100; hundred; C.

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calculation

  • noun the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods
    computation; computing.
  • noun problem solving that involves numbers or quantities
    figuring; reckoning; computation.

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attribute

  • noun a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished
    property; dimension.
    • self-confidence is not an endearing property
  • noun an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity

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modern

  • noun a contemporary person
  • noun a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
    Bodoni font; modern font; Bodoni.

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demon

  • noun an evil supernatural being
    daemon; devil; daimon; fiend.
  • noun a cruel wicked and inhuman person
    ogre; devil; monster; fiend.

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utnapishtim

  • noun favorite of the gods and grandfather of Gilgamish; survived the great flood and became immortal

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depiction

  • noun a graphic or vivid verbal description
    picture; delineation; characterization; characterisation; word picture; word-painting.
    • too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures
    • the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland
    • the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters
  • noun a representation by picture or portraiture
    portrayal; depicting; portraying.

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anu

  • noun Babylonian god of the sky; one of the supreme triad including Bel and Ea

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menorah

  • noun (Judaism) a candelabrum with nine branches; used during the Hanukkah festival
  • noun (Judaism) a candelabrum with seven branches used in ceremonies to symbolize the seven days of Creation

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baal

  • noun any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples; the Hebrews considered Baal a false god

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bow

  • noun a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces
    bowknot.
  • noun a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments

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offspring

  • noun the immediate descendants of a person
    progeny; issue.
    • she was the mother of many offspring
    • he died without issue
  • noun something that comes into existence as a result
    materialisation; materialization.
    • industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring
    • this skyscraper is the solid materialization of his efforts

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ninkhursag

  • noun the great mother goddess; worshipped also as Aruru and Mama and Nintu
    Ninhursag; Ninkharsag.

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synagogue

  • noun (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
    temple; tabernacle.

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embodiment

  • noun a new personification of a familiar idea
    incarnation; avatar.
    • the embodiment of hope
    • the incarnation of evil
    • the very avatar of cunning
  • noun a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept
    shape.
    • a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life

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marduk

  • noun the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu
    Baal Merodach; Merodach; Bel-Merodach.

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makh

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mesharu

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travel

  • noun the act of going from one place to another
    travelling; traveling.
    • he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel
  • noun a movement through space that changes the location of something
    change of location.

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nintoo

  • noun a name under which Ninkhursag was worshipped
    Nintu.

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enumeration

  • noun a numbered list
    numbering.
  • noun the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order
    count; counting; tally; reckoning; numeration.
    • the counting continued for several hours

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sin

  • noun estrangement from god
    sinfulness; wickedness.
  • noun an act that is regarded by theologians as a transgression of God's will
    sinning.

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humbaba

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nintu

  • noun a name under which Ninkhursag was worshipped
    Nintoo.

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astrological

  • adjective relating to or concerned with astrology
    • astrological chart

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samson

An Israelite of Bible record (see Judges xiii.), distinguished for his great strength; hence, a man of extraordinary physical strength.

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several

  • adjective satellite (used with count nouns) of an indefinite number more than 2 or 3 but not many
    • several letters came in the mail
    • several people were injured in the accident
  • adjective satellite considered individually
    respective; various.
    • the respective club members
    • specialists in their several fields
    • the various reports all agreed

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babylon

  • noun the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia

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sin

  • noun estrangement from god
    sinfulness; wickedness.
  • noun an act that is regarded by theologians as a transgression of God's will
    sinning.

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enki

  • noun water god and god of wisdom; counterpart of the Akkadian Ea

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chemosh

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hymn

  • noun a song of praise (to God or to a saint or to a nation)
    anthem.
  • verb sing a hymn

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literature

  • noun creative writing of recognized artistic value
  • noun the humanistic study of a body of literature
    lit.
    • he took a course in Russian lit

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enkidu

  • noun legendary friend of Gilgamish

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maiden

  • noun an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
    maid.
  • noun (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
    maiden over.

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centre

  • noun an area that is approximately central within some larger region
    heart; middle; eye; center.
    • it is in the center of town
    • they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
    • they were in the eye of the storm
  • noun a low-lying region in central France

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earlier

  • adjective satellite (comparative and superlative of `early') more early than; most early
    earliest.
    • a fashion popular in earlier times
    • his earlier work reflects the influence of his teacher
    • Verdi's earliest and most raucous opera
  • adjective at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time
    early.
    • early morning
    • an early warning
    • early diagnosis
    • an early death
    • took early retirement
    • an early spring
    • early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties

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driver

  • noun the operator of a motor vehicle
  • noun someone who drives animals that pull a vehicle

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demoner

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girru

  • noun the Babylonian god of fire; often invoked in incantations against sorcery

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zirbanit

  • noun consort of Marduk
    Zarpanit; Sarpanitu.

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jastrow

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enuki

  • noun any of a group of powerful Babylonian earth spirits or genii; servitors of the gods
    Anunnaki.

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phase

  • noun any distinct time period in a sequence of events
    stage.
    • we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected
  • noun (physical chemistry) a distinct state of matter in a system; matter that is identical in chemical composition and physical state and separated from other material by the phase boundary
    form.
    • the reaction occurs in the liquid phase of the system

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ninkharsag

  • noun the great mother goddess; worshipped also as Aruru and Mama and Nintu
    Ninkhursag; Ninhursag.

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sanctuary

  • noun a consecrated place where sacred objects are kept
  • noun a shelter from danger or hardship
    asylum; refuge.

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law

  • noun the collection of rules imposed by authority
    jurisprudence.
    • civilization presupposes respect for the law
    • the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order
  • noun legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
    • there is a law against kidnapping

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class

  • noun a collection of things sharing a common attribute
    category; family.
    • there are two classes of detergents
  • noun a body of students who are taught together
    grade; course; form.
    • early morning classes are always sleepy

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inspiration

  • noun arousal of the mind to special unusual activity or creativity
  • noun a product of your creative thinking and work
    brainchild.
    • he had little respect for the inspirations of other artists
    • after years of work his brainchild was a tangible reality

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ninurta

  • noun a solar deity; firstborn of Bel and consort was Gula; god of war and the chase and agriculture; sometimes identified with biblical Nimrod
    Ninib.

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sippara

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scenario

  • noun an outline or synopsis of a play (or, by extension, of a literary work)
  • noun a setting for a work of art or literature
    • the scenario is France during the Reign of Terror

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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assyria

  • noun an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq

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babbara

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ningal

  • noun (Akkadian) a goddess; wife of the Moon god Sin

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chief

  • noun a person who is in charge
    head; top dog.
    • the head of the whole operation
  • noun a person who exercises control over workers
    foreman; gaffer; honcho; boss.
    • if you want to leave early you have to ask the foreman

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ninib

  • noun a solar deity; firstborn of Bel and consort was Gula; god of war and the chase and agriculture; sometimes identified with biblical Nimrod
    Ninurta.

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artistic

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of art or artists
    • his artistic background
  • adjective satellite satisfying aesthetic standards and sensibilities
    • artistic workmanship

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axe

  • noun an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle
    ax.
  • verb chop or split with an ax
    ax.
    • axe wood

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nippur

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wake

  • noun the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event)
    aftermath; backwash.
    • the aftermath of war
    • in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured
  • noun an island in the western Pacific between Guam and Hawaii
    Wake Island.

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manga

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anshan

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