Mesopotamia

On this page you can find all mythological gods, heroes, monsters and other creatures that feature in our stories about ancient Mesopotamia.

Gods

  • Anu – Supreme god and ruler of the skies
  • Annunaki – the greater gods of the Mesopotamian pantheon
  • Anzu – Demon bird
  • Dumuzid – God of fertility and livestock
  • Enki – God of water, wisdom, mischief, and creation
  • Enlil – God of air, wind, and storms
  • Ereshkigal – Goddess of the underworld
  • Igigi – The minor deities of the Mesopotamian pantheon
  • Inanna – Goddess of love (and sex), justice, political power, and war
  • Marduk – Supreme god of Babylonia
  • Nammu – the primordial mother goddess
  • Nanna – The moon god
  • Nergal – God of death and destruction
  • Neti – Guardian of the underworld
  • Ningal – Goddess of reeds
  • Ninhursag – Mother goddess
  • Ninlil – Goddess of wheat
  • Ninsun – Goddess of cows (and mother of Gilgamesh)
  • Ninurta – God of agriculture and war
  • Utu – God of the sun
  • Uttu – Goddess of weaving

Mortals

Monsters

Landmarks