Ningal

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GenderFeminine
Scripts𒀭𒊩𒌆𒃲 Sumerian Cuneiform

Meaning & History

Means "great lady", from Sumerian 𒊩𒌆 (nin) meaning "lady" and 𒃲 (gal) meaning "big, great". This was the name of a goddess of reeds in Sumerian mythology. She was the daughter of Enki and the wife of Nanna.

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feminine, goddesses, mythology, nature, plants, women
Entry updated July 11, 2018