Astarte

Also called Ashtart, Ishtar, Ashtoreth, Esther, and many other names. A Phoenician/Philistine goddess (Judges 2:13, 10:6, 1 Samuel 31:10, 1 Kings 11:5, 2 Kings 23:13) identified with ANAT. Jeremiah 7:18 has her being offered cakes as Queen of Heaven and Jeremiah 44:15-19 has her being worshiped by exiles to Egypt with cakes and libations. The wife of Ba'al.





See ANAT, ASHERASHERAHASHTEROT KARNAYIM, OSHER (OSIRIS)





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