Izhdubar was an ancient Chaldean sun-god. He was responsible for slaying the dreaded dragon Tiamat, which personified primeval chaos and was hostile to gods and men. The exploits of Izhdubar are thought to represent the sun’s annual passage through the twelve signs of the zodiac. (M 36949) _ _.
Avastatud: 19-11-1993 Avastamiskoht: Palomar Avastajad: Shoemaker, C. S., Shoemaker, E. M.