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- n. Mythology The Babylonian goddess of ocean waters.
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- proper n. A Babylonian goddess who personifies the sea, considered the monstrous embodiment of primordial chaos.
- proper n. A supposed planet once located between Mars and Jupiter.
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- n. (Akkadian) mother of the gods and consort of Apsu
Akkadian tiāmat, absolute form of tiāmtu, sea; see thm in Semitic roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)