That reference also connects her to Anat, noted as Shamgar's mother in Judges 3:31 and 5:6, and as the foundress of Anatot, the village of Yirme-Yahu's (Jeremiah's) birth, later called Anatha (the singular form). The significance of this lies in the fact that Beit Anatha, as the village later became known, was the place, just north of Yeru-Shalayim, now called Bethany by most Christians. The raising of Lazarus and the story surrounding it reads like an ancient Anathaic or Astartic cult.
Jeremiah 44:15-19 has her being worshipped by exiles to Egypt with cakes and libations. Shd was the wife of Ba'al.
See ANAT, ASHER, ASHERAH, ASHTEROT KARNAYIM, OSHER (OSIRIS)
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