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Ishtar Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Ishtar is of Assyrian origin.

The meaning of Ishtar is "mythical love, war, and fertility goddess".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Ishtar Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Ishtar has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Ishtar to other names.


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