Bau

February 10th, 2008 by sabrina

Bau is the Sumerian Goddess of fertility and healing. Also known as Baba, she was the patron Goddess of the city of Lagash and protector of the king. She is the daughter of An, God of the sky. Bau is often depicted with the head of a dog, and it is thought that her name is derived from the bark of a dog.

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