Given Name ANAT (1)

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Possibly derived from a Semitic root meaning "water spring". Anat was a goddess of fertility, hunting and war worshipped by the Semitic peoples of the Levant. She was the sister and consort of the god Hadad.
VARIANTS: Anath, Anatu
SAME SPELLING: Anat (2)

Categories

fertility deities, goddesses, hunters, war deities, water
Entry updated July 11, 2018