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The Myth of Adonis
Adonis in Cyprus 2241
Sacred Men and Women 4288
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ancient animal Aphrodite appears Astarte Atargatis Baal Baal of Tarsus baths believed Boghaz-Keui born buried burning Byblus called Cappadocia celebrated ceremony chasm child Cilicia Cinyras coins conjecture corn Corycian cave crater Croesus custom Cyprus dead death dedicated deity divine earth earthquake effigy emblem father feet fertility festival figure fire flames gardens of Adonis girls gods Greek ground hand head Hercules Hierapolis Hittite holy honour hot springs human Ibreez Indian inscription John's Eve king lament land legend lion Lydia male marriage Melcarth midsummer Mother Goddess mountains native nature Olba Olbian Paphos perhaps person Phoenician plants practice priest priestess probably prophet prostitution pyre religion religious represented rites river rock sacred sacrifice sanctuary Sandan Semitic serpent shrine similar snake soul spirit stone stream supposed Syria Syrian Tammuz Tarsus temple Teucer tion tree tribes vegetation village volcanic Western Asia woman women worship Zeus