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Herodotus did not understand how to bring together these fragments of knowledge, other than ancient that Mesopotamian women were instructed in Inanna’s temple about the power of the pomegranate, the fruit of the huluppu. , Kish, Nippur, Ur, Lagash) Middle Uruk Late Uruk and approximate Date of Uruk Vase Early Dynastic I Early Dynastic II Early Dynastic III Aššur (small city state) 3500–3200 3200–3100 3200–3100 2900–2700 2700–2500 2500–2350 2500 Akkad and Akkadians Early fragments of Gilgamesh and Inanna Legends on tablets (legends pre-date tablets) Sargon I 2334–2160 2150–2000 Ur III period and Sumerian revival First Babylonian Dynasty Assyria Hammurabi Independent state Assyrian power 2334–2279 2119–2004 1894–1595 1792–1750 1300 1000–612 Source: Adapted from tables in Robert Chadwick, First Civilizations: Ancient Mesopotamia and Ancient Egypt.
2: 9). 26 The Genesis theme centers on the tree of knowledge and evil, but the tree of life is mentioned once more after the expulsion from the Garden and the Fall. In Gen. ’ ” Whether or not the tree of life was conflated with the huluppu tree is not directly pertinent to the Genesis story. The “J” author of Genesis distinguished between the two trees. He employs the tree of life as a supplementary or ancillary point about why humans must suffer and die. The essence of the story is how people came to be as they are.
40 Goddesses, Elixirs, and Witches Pomegranate as Fruit of the Tree of Knowledge In folklore, art, and literature, the fruit is usually named, described, and drawn as being the apple. ”37 In Hebrew the apple is tappûah. / M. 43 Chapter one notes that the Sumerian word hašhur and Akkadian hašhuru, translated as “apple,” was not the common domesticated apple that we today eat to keep the doctor away. 46 Its fruit is yellowish-brown and its name in Latin means “grained apple” (pomum= apple or generic fruit; granum= grain, seed).
Goddesses, Elixirs, and Witches: Plants and Sexuality throughout Human History by John M. Riddle (auth.)