'Amm

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'Amm (Musnad: 𐩲𐩣 ; Arabic: عمْ) was a moon god worshipped in ancient Qataban, which was a kingdom in ancient Yemen. The inhabitants of the kingdom referred to themselves as the Banu Amm, or the "Children of Amm". He was also revered as a weather god, as his attributes included lightning bolts. His consort is the goddess Asherah, and he was served by the oracle-judge Anbay.

Sources[edit]

  • Jordan, Michael (2002). Encyclopedia of Gods. Kyle Cathie Limited. ISBN 978-1856266369.