Definition of Ishtar in English:

Ishtar

Syllabification: Ish·tar
Pronunciation: /ˈiSHˌtär
 
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Near Eastern Mythology
  • A Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and war whose name and functions correspond to those of the Phoenician goddess Astarte.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody