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Mesopotamia / Religions / Gods and goddesses /
Babylonia / Religion /

In Mesopotamian religions, god residing in the underworld, that either was identical or close to the death god, Nergal. It is possible that he was a tree god.
Meslamtaea was city god of Cuthah, and to him is attributed the same temple as Nergal, the Emeslam.
Meslamtaea was son of Enlil and Ninlil.

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