Sentence Examples


  • Wadd and Nikrah, the gods of love and hate, are possibly only other forms of the two `Athtars.
  • Three gods of the inscriptions are named in the Koran - Wadd, Yaghuth and Nasr. In the god name Ta'lab there may be an indication of tree-worship. The many minor deities may be passed over; but we must mention the sanctuary of Riyam, with its images of the sun and moon, and, according to tradition, an oracle.