Definitions for apsu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Apsu(noun)

    father of the gods and consort of Tiamat

Wiktionary

  1. Apsu(ProperNoun)

    name for fresh water from underground aquifers that was given a religious quality in Sumerian and Akkadian mythology

Freebase

  1. Abzu

    The Abzu also called engur, literally, ab='ocean' zu='deep' was the name for the primeval sea below the void space of the underworld and the earth above. It may also refer to fresh water from underground aquifers that was given a religious fertilizing quality. Lakes, springs, rivers, wells, and other sources of fresh water were thought to draw their water from the abzu.

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  1. APUs, Apus, puas, upas

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