Who is Ishtar in the Bible?  

Ishtar Ishtar, (Akkadian), Sumerian Inanna, in Mesopotamian religion, is the goddess of war and sexual love. Ishtar was linked with the storehouse and thus personified as the goddess of dates,…

Who was Ahasuerus in the Bible?

Ahasuerus Ahasuerus (Hebrew ’Achashwerosh), is a transliteration of the Persian Khshayârshâ. The meaning of the name is not known. In Greek Khshayârshâ became Xerxes, and in Latin, Assuerus. Therefore, the…