August 9th, 2008 by sabrina

Pidray is the Canaanite Goddess of mist. She is one of the daughters of Baal, the great God of rain. As such, she is also called Daughter of the Mist, Daughter of Lightning, or the Maiden of Light. She is romantically involved with Athtar, son of Athirat, who is identified with the Semitic Asherah. Along with her sisters Tallay and Arsay, she is one of the Perfect Brides, as they are referred to in the Epic of Baal. Her name, which means “mist,” is also seen as Pidraya, Pidraya bat ‘Ar, Pidrai, Padriya, or Pdry.

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