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Abzu, Mesopotamian (Sumerian), was god of underground waters, the deeps. He was a first such god and his cult center was at Eridu (southern Mesopotamia). Apsu replace him in Akkadian times. A.G.H.
Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 2