adapa meaning

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  • Noun: Adapa  'adu'pu
    1. A Babylonian demigod or first man (sometimes identified with Adam)

    Type of: Semitic deity

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  1. There are three main parallels between the tales of Adapa and Adam.
  2. In another Mesopotamian tale, a mythical man named Adapa also unknowingly excludes himself from immortality.
  3. Music was composed by V . Harikrishna and art direction by Shashidhar Adapa for the film.
  4. This food and water of life offered by Anu would have made Adapa and his descendants immortal.
  5. Adapa is often identified as advisor to the mythical first ( antediluvian ) king of Eridu, Alulim.

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