Akkadian, Akkadian mythology, Assyrian mythology, Male, Mesopotamian mythology, Mythology, Near East mythology, Sumerian mythology, Virtues/Attributes, Z names

Zaqar

Zaqar is the name of the Mesopotamian god of dreams and the messenger of the god Sin (the god of the moon) who brought messages from him to mortal through their dreams. The name comes from Akkadian zakāru meaning “to speak”, “to name”, and “to swear”.

Origin: Akkadian

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Variants:

  • Dzakar
  • Zakar (also a Hebrew word meaning “to remember”, “to recall”)

 

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