This article about Tammuz is a stub. You can help Mythology Wiki by expanding it. Tammuz or Dumuzid, is a god in Mesopotamian mythology. He was the husband of Inanna and was sacrificed so she could escape her sister Ereshkigal, ruler o Irkulla. He was a shepherd-god. Family Anunnaki Genealogy in Mesopotamian mythology Abzu Tiamat Mummu Kingu Lahmu Lahamu Anshar Kishar Anu Antu Enki Ninhursag Enlil Ninlil Nusku Dagon Ninsun Lugulbanda Ashnan Lahar Ninsar Ningal Sin Nidaba Enkimdu Gilgamesh Sarpanitam Marduk Shamash Inanna Tammuz Ishtar Ereshkigal Nergal Aruru Ninazu Retrieved from "https://mythology.wikia.org/wiki/Tammuz?oldid=29109" Categories: Stubs Mesopotamian Mythology Mesopotamian gods Gods of Animals Gods of Death Gods of Rebirth Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.